Connect with others who understand.

sign up log in
About myIBSteam

IBS

Questions + Answers

Don't see your question? ask question
View:

Wrong State On Profile

Wrong State On Profile

I had to get a new account for couldn't log in to my old one. My name was JoRo. My new name is JAnneR. Can you please change my state to OHIO not CT.

A myIBSteam Member said:

Hope I remember your new name

posted 25 days ago

Anyone Else Experience Sweating In Their Butt Crack Before A BM?

Anyone Else Experience Sweating In Their Butt Crack Before A BM?

It starts a few minutes before a BM and continues until the BM happens. Afterwards im back to normal. Does this happen to anyone else? Do you know if its a normal ibs symptom?

A myIBSteam Member said:

Yes. That has happend to me also. Once I started taking Linzess it has mostly gone away.

posted 24 days ago

Has Anyone Changed Their Profile Picture, If So How Do I Do It As Not Working For Me Even After Updating

Has Anyone Changed Their Profile Picture, If So How Do I Do It As Not Working For Me Even After Updating

Tried to change my profile picture seems to have stayed the same please help me if it's possible to change

A myIBSteam Member said:

You may have to change the resolution size. If its to big it wont upload or change pic at all.

posted about 2 months ago

Headaches

Headaches

Hi I just wondered if anyone else gets bad headaches with IBS especially before your period (if you are a women!) I went to the doctor about it as it is more regular now & she felt it was to do with stress although I don't feel stressed! I used to take paracetamol but she advised me to take ibroprofen so have done that & it is better taking that. When I get a bad headache I feel like I can't concentrate on anything & sometimes just want to sleep as I also get really tired too.

A myIBSteam Member said:

I have had Migraines for years with IBS. I am well past menopause, but I used to get headaches right before my period would come. One weird thing I… read more

posted about 2 months ago

What Is A Good Stool Softner

What Is A Good Stool Softner

A myIBSteam Member said:

Miralax takes a few days to work. Once you find the right amount to take for you it's great. I take half a dose every day.

posted about 2 months ago

Does Anyone With IBS-D Have Interstitial Cystitis? I Am Also Lactose Intolerant.

Does Anyone With IBS-D Have Interstitial Cystitis? I Am Also Lactose Intolerant.

A myIBSteam Member said:

I don't have a IC flare every time I have a IBS flare. But it seems like when I have IC, I am in a IBS flare. I have had IC for about 8 years. Have a… read more

posted 3 months ago

Is There A Bearable Way To Mix Cholestyramine Powder?

Is There A Bearable Way To Mix Cholestyramine Powder?

I have been taking cholestyramine powder for about 6 months and if you take it you know it is not pleasant. It does not dissolve in liquid and if not mixed up vigorously you are swallowing lumps of orange powder. If there is anyone out there who takes it and has found a halfway bearable way of taking it I would greatly appreciate any advice. It helps so well for me but I want to puke everytime I drink it. What sucks is just about everything bothers me and I… read more

A myIBSteam Member said:

I use A glass of orange juice , and a sugar sub and mix real well in the blender. My problem is I cannot get it to regulate. It is always too much or… read more

posted 3 months ago

Has Anyone Tried Probiotics & Peppermint Oil Caps?

Has Anyone Tried Probiotics & Peppermint Oil Caps?

I just recently started taking a good strong probiotic and peppermint oil caps. Has anyone else had any luck with doing this for their IBS-D?

A myIBSteam Member said:

To prevent heartburn with the peppermint oil caps, I always take them on an empty stomach, and don't eat anything for at least 30 minutes. Hope and… read more

posted 4 months ago
Continue with Facebook
Sign up with your email
Already a Member? Log in