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Diarrhea when eating healthier
I had my gallbladder removed over 2 years ago and ever since I have had severe diarrhea when eating...More
Posted by pompom616
Reply: Frequent cramping
Dicyclomine helps me recover from debilitating cramping.
Posted by redddog
Reply: Ibs
Dicyclomine is the only thing that gives me any relief at all.
Posted by redddog
Reply: chronic incapacitating diarrhea
I had the same issue and have found significant relief with lomotil. It is a diarrhea medication that slows...More
Posted by clenski
What can I eat on the go?
I have just been diagnosed with IBS and lactose intolerant. When I follow the FODMAP diet with also...More
Posted by StephaniNM
Reply: Has anyone with severe IBS ever returned to normal...
My Dear, if your doctor will not listen to you run as fast as you can. Get a second opinion and make sure the...More
Posted by antonia44
Reply: HELP :(
When I have a bad episode I definitely get shaky. I think with me it's from not only the extreme pain but the...More
Posted by DogLuvver
Reply: Pain/ Cramps after Bowel Movement
My symptoms are different but I so hope you find relief because I understand that life with these pains or...More
Posted by DogLuvver

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  • yes only when mucus comes
  • mucus comes but no cramps
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Reply: my ibs
I have only been suffering from ibs for a few months now, but it really is dibilitating and leads to those...More
Posted by An_264038
Teen with IBS
Hello I have IBS and My 14 yr old Daughter has it too mine is not a big issue now that I no longer work but...More
Posted by bandmominaz
went to er two times with pain, its gas. Gastro Dr. tells me to take miralex and metamucil but pains...More
Posted by An_263958
went to er two times with pain, its gas. Gastro Dr. tells me to take miralex and metamucil but pains...More
Posted by An_263958
Reply: How I am controlling IBS
Have heard some say inulin causes more bloating. Has anyone experienced this ?
Posted by mojo3132
IBS - C & D
Diagnosed 12/14, still trying to figure this condition out!! Can anyone explain to me why I have severe...More
Posted by An_259511
Frequent Bowel movements
Since the beginning of June, I have had to go to the bathroom each time I go to urinate which is often. Also...More
Posted by frane1939
Reply: Unable to keep a job due to IBS
I had been diagnosed with micro colitis about 7 years ago. Every time I experienced loose stools, I would take...More
Posted by tazjudy

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If you have IBS (irritable bowel syndrome), is your job at risk due to missing work?
  • I do not work due to IBS.
  • I have lost my job(s) due to IBS.
  • I have not had issues with missing work due to IBS.
  • I miss some work due to IBS.
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Chronic diarrhea relief ...
Those suffering chronic diarrhea might have a gut microbiome imbalance, or a deficiency in one or more good...More
Posted by kungfumoth
Reply: Need good probiotic suggestion
A probiotic oral solution works well for some, better for others. If some probiotics helps; try a probiotic...More
Posted by An_263404
At a loss...
For 10+ years I have had this feeling in my stomach that is quite uncomfortable and at times unbearable: My...More
Posted by danson54
Reply: IBS with chronic constipation
I have had a long history of chronic constipation. Was hospitalized seven times last year for partial small...More
Posted by vbids
Reply: Newbie
Back pain is common. Give up red meat, fried foods, fast food, alcohol, coffee, raw fruits and veggies, sugar,...More
Posted by seth36
Reply: IBS and Diverticulitis
Greetings Also, I am very happy to have stumbled onto your paragraph. It describes me to the letter but I have...More
Posted by haney1
IBS-Reflexology...finally some relief!!!!
hello community.. i have been struggling with episodes of IBS for 5 years. this last month i have...More
Posted by indigotortoise85
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Reply: IBS gone after 35 years using Keybiotics!!!!
Hy, I m Zoran from Croatia, age 51, my IBS problems began 10 months ago, but I'm already desperate enough...More
Posted by zaovlao
Internal hemorrhoid ablation?
Hi, I recently had a colonoscopy done due to the recurrent constipation I have been having for the past few...More
Posted by greenpak07
IBS - Treatment That Worked for Me
Removed Monosodium glutamate (MSG) , Palm Oil and Cotton Seed Oil from my diet. IT worked for me !! These...More
Posted by dmbew_and_me
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fiber & water effecting constipation?
I wonder if what I eat for breakfast, or how much, is having an effect on my bowel movements. Sometimes when I...More
Posted by samtum
Is this IBS> graphic photo ....
I suffer with constipation, this is like for around 3 weeks without going, (the doc says this is normal for...More
Posted by mojokeno
seeking gastroenterologist in Phoenix area
Hello, I'm looking to find a well respected gastroenterologist in the Phoenix, AZ area (northeast valley...More
Posted by azhummer

Spotlight: Member Stories

Hi, my name is Carrie. I've had IBS for over 10 years, I also have Endometriosis and was diagnosed with it almost 3 years ago. Trying to manage th...More

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IBS-Reflexology...finally some relief!!!!
hello community.. i have been struggling with episodes of IBS for 5 years. this last month i have been in terrible pain and it's been ... More
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