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When someone with IBS gets a stomach bug. I guess does it take longer for us to get over our virsus. What can we do to speed up the process.

When someone with IBS gets a stomach bug. I guess does it take longer for us to get over our virsus. What can we do to speed up the process.

I have been feeling really sick for the last week. If i eat anything more than soup, toast or rice. My stomach feels like cramps and burning. Now I started having Diarrhea. When I took tums that seem to help with the burning in my stomach. I can't deal with having a virsus on top of my IBS problems to.

A myIBSteam Member said:

My son will have ibs one week the next he will get gastroenteritis enteritis then he had tonsilitis after that then ibs again he's constantly I'll and… read more

posted over 2 years ago

Going to the toilet 🙈

Going to the toilet 🙈

this is so embarrassing but I get severe rectal burning while going to the bathroom and for the whole rest of the day and afterwords does any one else experience this? its awful and painful ! atm my stomachs in nots so suffering a flare so gta keep using loo but my rectum also swells up terribly any ideas to help this or what it is? thank you x

A myIBSteam Member said:

I carry neosprorin with me... helps A LOT

posted 2 months ago

Does anybody else find sugar causes crippling stomach pain

Does anybody else find sugar causes crippling stomach pain

Everytime I eat sugar in any form my stomach swells and I suffer crippling pain, nothing eases it. I try to avoid sugar as much as possible but because I'm so hormonal I tend to crave it occasionally. :(

A myIBSteam Member said:

I am the same, no cakes !

posted 9 months ago

What to do next??

What to do next??

I am at a bit of a loss here. I have been on this "investigation" of why my stomach sucks for the last 2 years but have suffered silently for the last 15 years.

I have had an endoscopy done a year and a half ago. This revealed a hernia in my stomach. There was not much mentioned to me about this, if it was of any cause for concern or how to manage any symptoms that I am having that could be related to it.

Three months ago, after bringing back to the table that I am still having stomach issues… read more

A myIBSteam Member said:

What is the routine and how much do you take of the miralax, Metamucil and Do you take some in morning and at night? Thanks

posted 25 days ago

How do you tell the diifference between IBS and a stomach bug?

How do you tell the diifference between IBS and a stomach bug?

A myIBSteam Member said:

IBS is a lifetime disease that progressively gets worse the longer you have it. A stomach bug is very short term.

posted over 1 year ago

How to stop current pain

How to stop current pain

My stomach hurts so bad. What do you do to help ease the pain?

A myIBSteam Member said:

You should get a colonic irrigation i just had one yesterday. I was literally full of gas next one next Mon. Feeling a good bit better today

posted 3 months ago

Digestive issues acid heartburn pain in esophagus

Digestive issues acid heartburn pain in esophagus

does any one suffer really badly with pain in uper stomach ? like acid ? food constantly repeating on them and food lying heaving on esophagus area ? iv nearly been admited to hospital.due to pain in upper stomach and heard ppl.with ibs do.suffer im.currently on omeprazole 20mg and ranitidine 150mg 2x daily don't find I have heartburn but when vomiting its exhausting pain ever ! also burns the other end any one have tips on how to sooth it very tender area :(… read more

A myIBSteam Member said:

I was complaining of acid reflux and burning my insides and when going toilat it burnt too with acid, I had a test with gastrentology and discovered I… read more

posted 10 months ago

Does hormone fluctuation cause diarhea and stomach upset in anyone else. What have you found that helps?

Does hormone fluctuation cause diarhea and stomach upset in anyone else. What have you found that helps?

A myIBSteam Member said:

Yes. Hormone changes affect IBS big time. As I'm getting older, I find that belly pain, nauseous, diarrhea, and migraines get worse during hormone… read more

posted almost 2 years ago
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