... can cause constipation problems. A blood test can check for thyroid levels. TSH 4 is the blood test that you want the doctor to order. I hope this is helpful. ... (3 replies)
... A few days ago, I started noticing red blood in my stools. ... (0 replies)
... Let me preface my symptoms by letting you know a few things. (And for the novel you may soon be reading). I was 329 pounds in the start of June 2013. By the start of August 2013, I was 324 (after walking and whatnot daily). On August 27th, 2013, I went to Chipotle for dinner. I had a steak burrito with white rice, tomatoes, lettuce, and cheese.
That night when I went to bed... (0 replies)
... at because he left little gaps of skin in between each incision, stenosis was unlikely. The cords, which i assumed was a 'pack' up there were from tying off each blood vessle and would slowly dissolve. Thank god for that! I thought i had to have a pack removed and was stressing so much over it!! ... (28 replies)
... een having trouble with my bowel movements. It all started on one Sunday where I was constipated. I strained pretty hard to pass the movement, and I noticed some blood on the tissue. I was a bit concerned about this, and not long after I developed a stomach ache. This subsided after a while. ... (0 replies)
... I have had constipation problems all of my life and also have IBS. Try drinking an extra 8 oz. glass of water before each dose of Citrucel as well as one after each dose. ... (5 replies)
... and most of all i am scared out of my mind...... So i am a 33 year old woman mother of two boys and a single parent. Back in the middle of june i started having constipation problems where all of sudden i couldnt go poop. I have had constipation before and it usually goes away on its own with taking a little correctal. ... (5 replies)
... Hello! I am writing this with hope that someone will finally listen to me and respond to my complaints rather then something generally related to the area I am complaining about.
I am a 38 year old female, European, with history of mild constipation (got it from my mom, no big deal). Three months ago, I came back from the visit to the States and the first day back my... (0 replies)
... smoker with a sudden onset of constipation in early September 2013. Until then I would have regular bowel movements twice a day. ... (5 replies)
... As far as your chronic constipation goes, I can feel the pain you must have and go through just to move your bowels. I have suffered from chronic constipation and IBS all of my life. ... (4 replies)
... Has your Bowel movements changed drastically over the last two weeks ? Blood in the stools ? Constipation when you usually move your bowels regularly or diarrhea. Pencil thin BM's or ribbon like ? Are you over 50 or have a family history of colon cancer at any age but especially before the age of 50. Do you have Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Crohn's disease, or Ulcerative... (3 replies)
... You might try using Citrucel or Benefiber instead of Metamucil. Citrucel and Benefiber don't cause excess gas like Metamucil can. Watch your diet as far as eating gassy foods or you might want to try over the counter Beano.
When you move your bowels the first time, try to sit on the toilet for another 5 minutes to see if you're really finished or you may go more. A... (3 replies)
... Hi, I'm a 16 year old male with some digestive problems. I've had constipation issues on and off from around 11 years old to now. ... (3 replies)
... Medications don't cause IBS. Your blood pressure medication might be causing constipation as a side effect because it might be a water pill also and pulling water out of your body. You need to drink extra water to replace what you're losing. ... (1 replies)
... As for the blood in the stool, I noticed that during a stool sample request from my doctor, who dismissed it after testing for anything wrong. ... (7 replies)
... formed swirls. So... after that I was ok, same as when on the Flagyl and just one or 2 BM's a day. No Blood or Mucus. Then a week later.. the multiple BM's began again... and they put me back on Flagyl. ... (0 replies)
... anged my diet and it was smooth sailing from there, pardon the occasional forgetfulness, except I was always constipated. It got pretty bad with small amounts of blood in my stool, although I eventually got over it with the aid of Merilax, which I am on no longer. ... (7 replies)
... I ended up in the hospital on IV with 4 different meds and rehydration. Fever left, vomiting stopped, constipation turned to unending diarhea and the pain presists. ... (1 replies)
... I thought "oh no this type of constipation has happened to me before, and after not goin for 5 days it all just came out". This time however, I had laxatives to help me out. ... (5 replies)
... However, even though the constipation has gone I have still been getting very bad kidney pains, along with abdominal pain and on my sides going up to my chest. ... (2 replies)