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Hi, I Am So Fed Up Of Having To Rush To Toilet With Diarrhoea, & Not Always Getting There In Time.

Hi, I Am So Fed Up Of Having To Rush To Toilet With Diarrhoea, & Not Always Getting There In Time.

I’ve been like this for many years but it’s getting much worse as I’ve got older, I’m now 68 yrs. & have had many accidents during this time. I’m at my wits end as this is controlling my life. I am otherwise fit & healthy
Doctor has prescribed suppositories which I use for every bowel movement, if I didn’t use these I would get all of the symptoms of wanting to go, but unable to go, until I had to rush to the toilet with chroni diarrhoea, & would be lucky if I made it in time. Don’t know what… read more

posted January 30, 2018
A myIBSteam Member

I have severe diarrhea all the time. Sometimes I wouldn't eat for days to make it stop. I have messed my self all the way to my socks and shoes many times. I carry pads and underwear in my purse and jeans in my car. I have tried many drugs and taken many tests at northwestern medical center in Chicago. Finally they have put me on 3 Imodium tabs 3 times a day before meals. It's worked like a charm. Now we are backing off on that little by little. I feel so much better now and haven't messed my pants since.

posted April 2, 2018
A myIBSteam Member

Hello,I'm new on here my name is Christine,I have the very same problem as you .Have to be running to the toilet all day it's so stressful .

posted March 15, 2018
A myIBSteam Member

Thank you so much for your kind words

posted February 2, 2018
A myIBSteam Member

RX Lomotil is a lifesaver!! It will stop that diarrhea cold if you take it at first time.

posted January 31, 2018
A myIBSteam Member

Never used Immodium this way but will sure try that! Messing myself for 25 degrading! Dont know what to eat anymore! Also have gained 15 lbs !!! Ugh!

posted October 29, 2019

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