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Question about a trigger

One of my triggers is salad, But salad with in an hour goes threw me. Dose any one else have this kind of a trigger?

posted 9 days ago
A myIBSteam Member said:

Maybe it's not the salad but the dressing that's what I find for me

posted 9 days ago
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Trying to get more info on my Functional Bowel Disorder through others

I'm in the UK, I paid for a private consultant to listen to my symptoms and diagnose. Nothing internal, just external examination and discussion. He's a very accomplished and well regarded specialist.

Diagnosis:
I have functional bowl disorder or FDB. His words "This is where something is wrong in the digestive system (gut) but it is not serious and is on-going". He said I share some characteristics of IBS but it is not IBS: "you tick a… read more

posted 13 days ago
A myIBSteam Member said:

I am not sure what the differences really are between the two conditions but am very interested in hearing more. Thank you for sharing this with us ! I… read more

posted 13 days ago
5 medium

I typically take Immodium. If taken too often will it stop working or will I have to keep taking more for it to work?

posted 15 days ago
A myIBSteam Member said:

I find that sometimes it just does not work. Not sure about long term though

posted 14 days ago
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Has anyone tried medicinal marijuana for IBS-D? I've read it's supposed to help.

posted 15 days ago
A myIBSteam Member said:

I just have been on IBD oil for just over 3 weeks for my fibromyalgia have not noticed a difference with my IBS

posted 15 days ago
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How do u tslk to coworkers who get upset due to u missing work slot from IBS severe symptoms so they can understand?

My coworkers got cold amd stopped having mich to do with ms whem my IBS got so severvw i miss ALOT of work . I cannot conteol the FLARE UPS. lord knows we ALL WISH WE COULD. They make up lies and nit pick pn things now whem they didnt before. They are frustrayed that My missomg work affecta them so much. But how it that fair when im not in control, and THEY DONT HURE ANYONE ELSE FOR MY SHIFT and im… read more

posted 21 days ago
A myIBSteam Member said:

I was only able to get FMLA once at one job. It wasn't available at my other jobs. I was working as an instructional assistant in an elementary school… read more

posted 19 days ago
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How do people deal with your IBS when it is affected by stress?

My IBS will greatly get aggravated by stress

posted 23 days ago
A myIBSteam Member said:

Thanks so much for this information!! I will try these ideas! I have always had "C".

posted 9 days ago
1 medium

What kind of probiotics will work? Nothing is working so far:(

Have been to numerous health professionals and no one has help. Suggestions?

posted 23 days ago
A myIBSteam Member said:

Have u tried bio yoghurts. I’d diary is a trigger you can also get them dairy free. One of best things I have found in a while and try taking probiotics… read more

posted 4 days ago
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What meds do people take for IBS?

Dr prescribed me a blue pill it does not help.

posted 29 days ago
A myIBSteam Member said:

My doctor prescribed "levsin" (hyoscyamine)...it works wonders for me. Is an old time Rx, and is really cheap. An additional benefit is if allergies are… read more

edited, originally posted 17 days ago
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I have ibs it hits more on a week end is there anything I can do 2 stop it

posted 30 days ago
A myIBSteam Member said:

It helps me with the pain too!

posted 28 days ago
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