For the past 4 yrs or so I have been dealing with what my Gastroenterologist has thought to be IBS. A recent colonoscopy should nothing abnormal. Then about 5 weeks ago I was hospitalized with severe abdominal pain, cramps, nausea, diarrhea and rectal bleeding. At this time at CT scan revealed severe Colitis; I was treated with Cipro and Flagyl. My Gastroenterologist referred me to an Oncologist for a multi-level blood work up to see if I had a blood clotting issue to see if my blood was too thick or clotting; blocking the blood supply to my colon (no results as of today — should be next week). 3 days ago I seem to be developing the same symptoms: abdominal pain, cramps, nausea and diarrhea; my Gastroenterologist says go to the ER as they will have to do another CT scan. I have been reading online trying to find HELP, see if anyone had recommendation, or for OTC medications that may help. I cannot afford to go to the ER every 5-6 weeks. I have been reading about a product called Digestacure; their claims are almost too good to be true and the product is quite expensive; anyone used this product? Has anyone had similar issues or recommendations for me? Thank you.View Thread
The opinions expressed in WebMD User-generated content areas like communities, reviews, ratings, or blogs are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD. User-generated content areas are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, balance, objectivity, or any other reason except for compliance with our Terms and Conditions. Some of these opinions may contain information about treatments or uses of drug products that have not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. WebMD does not endorse any specific product, service, or treatment.
Do not consider WebMD User-generated content as medical advice. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider because of something you have read on WebMD. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. WebMD understands that reading individual, real-life experiences can be a helpful resource, but it is never a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from a qualified health care provider. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or dial 911 immediately.