srkRN..Hello I was diagnosed with Microscopic colitis and Diverticulosis. I am one of the luckier ones because I don't have too many flareups. However here's some of my symptoms and wondering if anyone or you experience any similar. I start out feeling very tired for a couple days. I can get very achey all over, feeling nauseated and some looseness to the bowels. I have taken probiotics for a while then just quit because I ran out. Do the Probiotics really help keep you on track? How helpful do you think protein drinks would be? My Dr. prescribed Balsalazide 750mg. 3x day. He was not really able to answer many of my questions and sent me to a gastrologist who tested and diagnosed the Microscopic colitis. Told me to take 5-7 Pepto tablets a day and if the loosness didn't get better to call his office. OK How the heck does one find answers to daily living and diet. Is a journal and trying foods the way to find out what you can eat and can't? Get food tests 1st? Thanks, Been trying to figure this out for a year.View Thread
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