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What does everybody do went you are having a IBS attack ?

What does everybody do went you are having a IBS attack ?

I was having a very bad Attack this passed Sunday and I am looking for new over the counter Medicine or a new medicine that my doctor can give me any ideas?

A myIBSteam Member said:

Thank-you JoanPayne

posted 3 months ago

Probiotic

Probiotic

I'm looking recommendations on a good probiotic to take for IBS.

A myIBSteam Member said:

Also I have started my day with a glass of water with lemon.It makes me go to the bathroom and seems to have reduced the gas.I drink peppermint tea… read more

posted about 1 year ago

Viberzi

Viberzi

Since I was prescribed Viberzi about a year ago, my life has been so much better. It works for me almost 100% of the time. I love it. I can go to the mall, to a restaurant and have almost no problems. It’s the best med that has worked for me. At first it wasn’t covered by my insurance but I was given a discount so it was doable. Now, the price has gone up to $525.00 a month. I can’t afford that. I am on SS and Medicare. My wonderful doctor has been supplying me with free samples which is saving my life!… read more

A myIBSteam Member said:

Would Vibrezi help only with IBS D? I have diarrhea and constipation. As soon as I eat I fell gurgling in my stomach.

edited, originally posted 4 months ago

What do my fellow IBS suffers do for the pain and discomfort that comes with a IBS flare up?

What do my fellow IBS suffers do for the pain and discomfort that comes with a IBS flare up?

I'm wondering what do some of my fellow followers do for the pain and discomfort that comes along with an IBs flare up? What medicine have you tried and what medicine has your doctor given you? Is there anything I can do the pain, discomfort? And anything to help ease my stomach? Any advice is greatly appreciate. Thanks you guys...

A myIBSteam Member said:

Bentyl at onset of abdominal pain works wonderfully for me. Donnatal helped too

posted over 1 year ago

Is anyone treating their IBS through diet and lifestyle and if so what are you doing?

Is anyone treating their IBS through diet and lifestyle and if so what are you doing?

I am working with a Functional Medicine physician and trying to use minimal prescription drugs.

A myIBSteam Member said:

I think it’s just trial and error it takes a longtime but it’s worth it in the end but the stress part of it I can’t control if I’m stressed I don’t go… read more

posted over 1 year ago

Canasa

Canasa

Does any member here use this medicine?

What are your thoughts?

Thanks

A myIBSteam Member said:

Yes I think I mentioned it before my husband and I both have the dream machines it's the newest CPAP machine we tried everything and so far this is the… read more

posted 9 months ago

What is the best way to cope with IBS-C on a everyday basis with less pain through out the day.

What is the best way to cope with IBS-C on a everyday basis with less pain through out the day.

I take my medicine (Miralax) daily and when I do it makes me depressed and I'm able to use the restroom but when I wing off of it because it cause depression and weight loss I am in pain most days and I try to refrain from taking alot of my prescription pain pills because I don't want my life based on pill popping. Thanks for the advice

A myIBSteam Member said:

I have had IBS C for 17 years and it is getting worse. I have found an alternative to prescription laxatives (which I had been on for years) called col… read more

posted 8 months ago

Does anyone elses IBS like to flare up at night at times.

Does anyone elses IBS like to flare up at night at times.

Not every night but some nights my ibs likes to acted up. Like having to go to bathroom at least twice before bed. And sometimes I have nasuea with it. I wish my doctor would keep my refill of promethazine for nasuea going without having to go back and forth to the doctor office. We know I need it for ibs and my chronic migraines. So why must I keep coming back when it's the only nasuea medicine she can prescribe to me. All the others I have horrible side… read more

A myIBSteam Member said:

Keep an accurate food journal of what you eat, how much and when you eat. Also when you take your meds how dose. Then rate how you're feeling and what… read more

posted over 1 year ago
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