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Levsin

Levsin

Does anyone use Levsin daily to try to prevent cramps?

A myIBSteam Member said:

Peggy Lancaster , may I ask what kind of diet your on. My husband has parkinsons and Ibs and nothing has helped .
The doctor has not suggested any diets… read more

posted over 1 year ago

Cheese Really Upsets. Milk Ok

Cheese Really Upsets. Milk Ok

Any cheese makes my IBS Day awful the next day feel bad for 3 days afterwards. Ok with milk yogurt butter etc , so not a lactose problem. Any suggestions?

A myIBSteam Member said:

Have found a vegan cheese in various flavours which is O K for those in the UK check out violife cheese substitute

posted over 2 years ago

Medications For Abdominal Cramping

Medications For Abdominal Cramping

I have tried Levsin looking for ideas

A myIBSteam Member said:

I was given Vibertz too. By the time my insurance paid for it, I read about it and was a bit concerned. I have been taking Bentyl which works here and… read more

posted 3 months ago

Has Anyone Tried Peppermint Pills For Relief?

Has Anyone Tried Peppermint Pills For Relief?

Hello! I have just been recently diagnosed with ibs-d, and am still trying to figure things out. I’m not on medication yet, but am slowly learning what is triggering flare ups. My question is has anyone tried peppermint pills when you start to feel it coming on? Do they help at all? I always know when one is going to come, so I would like to lessen the effects until I can control it. Thank you!

A myIBSteam Member said:

IB Gard

posted over 1 year ago

Hi My Husband Has Ibs Bad And Alot Of Anxiety No Family Doctor

Hi My Husband Has Ibs Bad And Alot Of Anxiety No Family Doctor

my question is how can i help him with his condition? i dont know what to do he wont even leave the apartment hes to nervous for accidents happening ty

A myIBSteam Member said:

Guess just be there to support him..like my partner..talk to him and understand xx

posted over 1 year ago

What Meds Do People Take For IBS?

What Meds Do People Take For IBS?

Dr prescribed me a blue pill it does not help.

A myIBSteam Member said:

Benytal works good for me too. I was also prescribed Linzess, but when I got to the pharmacist, and he told me the price, I declined buying it. It is… read more

posted 6 months ago

Today A Hamburger Gave Me Diarrhea. Also Cocerned With Stress And High Blood Pressure. HELP Please

Today A Hamburger Gave Me Diarrhea. Also Cocerned With Stress And High Blood Pressure. HELP Please

My dr. Wants me. To get a blood pressure monitor and take it at home to see if my meds is working. I'm afraid my stress of doing that will cause it to go up. I have an anxiety disorder and depression

A myIBSteam Member said:

Peggy, taking your own BP at home is easy, so if it causes you anxiety at first then know that will lessen quickly. I’ve done it for years and it is a… read more

posted 23 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 about 2 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 almost 2 years ago