What are the symptoms of giardia?
The symptoms of giardia appear around one week to several weeks after infection and may include:
- Acute or chronic diarrhoea
- Weight loss
- Abdominal cramps
- ‘Floaty’ stools that contain more fat than normal and can be difficult to flush.
Sources & Citations
Victoria State Government. Better Health Channel. Gastroenteritis - giardiasis. Available at: https://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/health/conditionsandtreatments/gastroenteritis-giardiasis (accessed 25 October 2018).
SPANZ.SAPAS.18.11.0396 - Date of preparation November 2018Show All