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Reply: Bentyl or hyoscyamine?
Have you tried going gluten free? You have to be very strict and don't cheat. Try it for 2 Weeks and see if it...More
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Reply: Gas
hello..i have similar condition negativity in the morning for few hours because of diarrhea and pain after...More
Posted by coolsachu
Pain/ Cramps after Bowel Movement
I am suffering form IBS from 5 yrs...its living hell previously i used to go 3-6 times anytime... but now...More
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I don't know what to do. I've had IBS for a long time (officially diagnosed 4 years ago) and it seems to...More
Posted by hannahjean
My IBS was actually SIBO
I hope this helps someone! I've had IBS for years with general practice Drs telling me it was nerves or all in...More
Posted by bxrgrl7
Despair with gas
I am truly despairing that I will ever find a solution to my problem. I'm a 29 year old female and have...More
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Reply: ibs help
Trust me I have the same problem and I'm trying so hard to figure it out, I'm basically starving myself cause...More
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Possible IBS in 5 y.o.
I'm here looking for answers and I'm hoping someone who has gone through this with a child can help. About 3...More
Posted by zidasha
Reply: Constant nausea
My suggestion is to eat yogurt at least 2 times per day. I also eat every few hours, fruit or yogurt. This...More
Posted by seafairy
Reply: Lower left stomach pain. Been through all tests, d...
liorl, I feel for you. I have had a colonoscopy, MRI & two vaginal sonograms which lead to a robotic...More
Posted by seafairy
Reply: lower abdominal pain
I have the exact pain, lower left side between the rib cage & the hib. I cannot sleep on my left side and...More
Posted by seafairy
The right probiotics help and might be a cure for ...
I think I found a cure that works for me. Within 3 days I felt like a new person. This is day 11 and still...More
Posted by kelly564
Thank God
Hi I'm new here to this group....I just can not believe I finally found a support group for IBS! Now...More
Posted by crazybutterscotch
Reply: IBS Getting Worse With Time HELP!
Oh my dear, I know exactly what you are going through. I've been in the house all day with severe diarrhea. It...More
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Seeking participants in IBS-D study in NE Ohio
Are you a female over 18 living with IBS-D? You may qualify for an IRIS study of an investigational...More
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Reply: Diarrhea 20 minutes after eating
Probably related to liver... many epilepsy drugs cause fatty liver. This basically throws off your whole...More
Posted by aprilspies
Reply: I am having major stomach and intestinal issues. A...
Waconcept, what specific tests have you had done? What's your family history regarding any GI issues or other...More
Posted by calgal37
Reply: This has got to stop!
Isayonara, have you ever been tested for food intolerance issues? Many people have found that their problem...More
Posted by calgal37
Gram-positive? What does that mean?
I recently visited the doctor and he said I possibly have diarrhea prominent IBS. After many tests, upon my...More
Posted by An_257782
Reply: Does anyone else have these symptoms?
You're not nuts by any means. A lot of people unfortunately have a variety of symptoms that don't seem to fit...More
Posted by calgal37
Reply: New Research and Discoveries about IBS!
Yudaman23, I'm not sure you can say that most IBS symptoms are caused by bacteria in the intestinal tract....More
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Reply: How do I convince my partner to seek counseling fo...
I would ask him to come with you to therapy so you can better learn how to help him, that way he'll feel as...More
Posted by cmsunshine
Reply: Nausea before bowel movement
I can definitely tell you that the nausea is a part of IBS. I have had IBS for years and have lost count of...More
Posted by inellis05
Reply: Need good probiotic suggestion
My dad has been diagnosed with IBS a few years ago, and I know that his favorite brand is NOVA Probiotics ,...More
Posted by meganneh
Research opportunity!
Please participate in important research into IBS, stress and symptoms! You will receive a 25-page e-book in...More
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Reply: Headaches and tummy aches
Licorice has a steroid component to it and it's known to tamp down stomach and abdominal discomfort. I used it...More
Posted by calgal37
Reply: it's it ibs??!!
You may want to consider being tested for gluten issues. A recent report suggested that kids diagnosed with...More
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Reply: Diarrhea immediately after eating
Hello, my son also has problems with IBS-D (diarrhea). There is no "test" for IBS, you just tell the doc...More
Posted by krystie2323
Reply: Faintness before bowel movement
This seems very similar to me. Ive also noticed occasional spasms in my abs. My doctor has me taking...More
Posted by marshagal
Reply: Possible Tapeworm? or IBS Mystery Diagnosis
Many filarial infections (infestations) show no positive stool test. Often stool test are done to look for...More
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Undiagnosed digestive disorder past 18+ mo. Prescribed Bentyl, but provided no relief. Upper endoscopy revealed Barret's esophagus, prescribed Pri...More

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