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Should you take bentyl only as needed and has it helped you?

Should you take bentyl only as needed and has it helped you?

A myIBSteam Member said:

Dear Melanie, I would follow the directions on the bottle. That would be how the Dr. prescribed it. I see you are à new member, welcome! You will find… read more

posted 21 days ago

Bentyl

Bentyl

Is this available in nz

A myIBSteam Member said:

Mintec tablets is available in Countdowns and Pak n Save. Unsure about Four Square supermarket.

posted about 3 years ago

Bentyl

Bentyl

Is it safe to take more than 4 a day?

A myIBSteam Member said:

I use to take Bentylol about 6 times a day if it was bad .but it discontinue in Canada . Are u in canada

posted about 1 year ago

Bentyl

Bentyl

Can you take it with high blood pressure and the meds I'm on to treat it?

A myIBSteam Member said:

Charcoal is good for bloated and wind

posted 7 months ago

Weight Gain? Has anyone experienced this even if you can barely eat?

Weight Gain? Has anyone experienced this even if you can barely eat?

I know personally I retain a lot of fluid during my flare ups. But I've gained and I really don't eat much when I do. I've gain up to 20lbs being sick and all I can do is sleep through it.

A myIBSteam Member said:

Has anyone tried Amitriptyline for their IBS? I was started over a year ago on 10mg a day, which worked great. I now find it's not as good so maybe my… read more

posted 3 days ago

Medication

Medication

can any one recommend a good tablet of some sort for bloating and severe stomach cramps buscopan no longer works for me mabevarine also don't work iv had another but made my tummy pains worse I have tried typical ibs relevers from chemists ? thank you and hope all having a good day

A myIBSteam Member said:

i take Anaspaz, also listed as Hyoscyamine, for the cramping. It works pretty well for me.
Best of Luck

posted over 1 year ago

Does anyone suffer breathing issues or rapid heart beat from IBS?

Does anyone suffer breathing issues or rapid heart beat from IBS?

Does anyone suffer breathing issues or rapid heart beat? I've read that bloating from IBS could put pressure of the lungs. I just know that I feel crappy more often than not.

A myIBSteam Member said:

I had a nuclear stress test and it just went almost straight through me (diarrhea) just sitting there talking with the technician who administered it.… read more

posted 5 months ago

How do people deal with your IBS when it is affected by stress?

How do people deal with your IBS when it is affected by stress?

My IBS will greatly get aggravated by stress

A myIBSteam Member said:

Stress and anxiety make my symptoms horrible....then worsened symptoms make the anxiety through the roof......grrrrr

posted 8 months ago

Dulcolax

Dulcolax

I used to take this pill but was told not to by my doctor. It causes the nerves in the intestines to flair up. I know it helps you go but I have ibsd and sometimes get constipated badly and when I'm constipated i hurt so bad that I don't need more pain with this drug that just causes more pain

A myIBSteam Member said:

Snap

posted 11 months ago

. Most days if I dont take Immodium at night for the first hour I can go to the toilet up to 7 times does anyone have this problem.

. Most days if I dont take Immodium at night for the first hour I can go to the toilet up to 7 times does anyone have this problem.

First thing in the morning if I don't take immodium at night I can go to the loo up to 7 times in the first hour. My doctor reckons this part of the IBS but when your staying at someone's house with only one bathroom it gets a bit embarrassing also we travel a lot and that is the same when your back and for the washroom. Has anyone else experienced this and can they tell me how to… read more

A myIBSteam Member said:

I have been on Lotronex for years and it does help along with always carrying imodium.

posted 3 months ago
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