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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

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Dulcolax

Dulcolax

Can it safely be used twice a week

A myIBSteam Member

I have used prune juice and it does work, but now I use Miralax and it has helped me so far. I also take Fibercon and 3 stool softners at night. So far it has worked.

What Is A Good Stool Softner

What Is A Good Stool Softner

A myIBSteam Member

Try fleet mineral oil enema Ronnie,no cramps

Colonoscopy/endoscopy

Colonoscopy/endoscopy

I’m having a colonoscopy/endoscopy on June 21st.what should I expect?

A myIBSteam Member

As someone mentioned, the prep that you need to do the day before a colonoscopy is by far the worst part of things. The actual colonoscopy is no big deal. As part of the prep, I was told to take… read more

Does Anyone Find When They Take Stool Softeners With The Stimulant Laxative Their Stomach Gripes Really Bad?

Does Anyone Find When They Take Stool Softeners With The Stimulant Laxative Their Stomach Gripes Really Bad?

A myIBSteam Member

I take Senokot it takes a little longer to work but you do not get all the gas from fiber and probiotics and you do not get the painful cramps of Ex-Lax and other chemical Laxatives. If you have an… read more

Who Has Used Prebiotics And Is It Effective In Helping Ibs ? Does It Help To Take Probiotics Too ?

Who Has Used Prebiotics And Is It Effective In Helping Ibs ? Does It Help To Take Probiotics Too ?

I have been reading that prebiotics help probiotics in controlling ibs symptoms. Some of these supplements can be costly and I am hoping to get information from other members if they use both prebiotics & probiotics. Are prebiotics really effective ? Do you find probiotics effective? Any side effects from them ? What supplements work best for you if you take these ? So many to chose from !

A myIBSteam Member

I use Biomel and it really makes me feel better in the morning,most of the time. You can buy it on amazon but it takes a few weeks to arrive.