... flat and ribbon shaped stoolI have been seeing a specialist for 8 years regarding my bowels. ... (4 replies)
... the problem. I have three bowel movements in a row in the morning and then feel "like I have to go" and discomfort for several hours following the movements. The stool is flat ribbon like also. ... (8 replies)
... Constipation when you usually move your bowels regularly or diarrhea. Pencil thin BM's or ribbon like ? ... (3 replies)
... is that black water in the toilet and black bits in stool part of ibs too? ... (14 replies)
Your symptoms sound just like IBS, I have it myself. Ribbon-Like thin stools are typical of this.
Gas and a sense of movement in the intestines is also typical as is alternating bowel movements eg, Diareah/Constipation.
Unfortunately there is not much help for IBS apart from antispasmodic pain relief. I manage mine quite well with watching my diet. You will find many... (14 replies)
... Hi, so, I've noticed some small white flakes in my stool. They are flat and kinda look like miniature pumpkin seeds. ... (1 replies)
... Anyhow, don't worry about ribbon stools. They're either related to IBS or simply the shape of your anus. I'm assuming that your hard stools are round? ... (8 replies)
... Is your stool color light? ... (1 replies)
... I started taking them on Sunday 3 tabs 3X day .... I usually have flat ribbon like stools normally about 6 times a day but today i have only went once and my stool was still flat and kind of fluffy flat if that makes sence? ... (3 replies)
... by thin..you mean flat?
cause as i recall... ibs stools are recognized as small pellets or one long "string" stool (8 replies)
... no pain whatsoever..
no "toilet rush"
no diahreia or constipation.
no ab pain..
no ibs symptoms besides that feeling and flat stool (8 replies)
... but its not... otherwise why would the stool come out ribbon shaped flat? ... (8 replies)
... For two years my daughter has complained of frequent stomach aches. We went to the doctors office and she did a stool sample test and tested her for food allergies, everything came up normal. ... (6 replies)
... Flat ribbon type stool? ... (3 replies)
... on. I've noticed after a BM that the last little bits I squeeze out usually have flattened sides. Almost like a triangle shape but the bottom is round, sometimes flat on top and bottom, but not thin like ribbon stools. My initial stool that I pass is normal looking. ... (0 replies)
... yet I have a hard time getting my stool out. When I go, it is very flat in shape.. this is gross, but it comes out like a ribbon. ... (9 replies)
... e beginning weeks, your muscles just don't know how to work right. I, too, had to strain so hard for soft stool. Then, just like you and Kelley, my stools were flat like a ribbon or thin like toothpaste. This goes away in time. I do not think that my sphincter retore. ... (150 replies)
... told me to stay on a fiber supplement for life, and the few times I have skipped a dose, I get severely constipated, have to strain way to hard, and have loose stool behind it. The bulkiness helps with retaining the stool and stopping the leaking. It can take a while to find a good fit for you. ... (150 replies)
... almost ribbon like. And they come out in a lot of pieces. I meant to ask my surgeon about that yesterday and of course forgot. ... (133 replies)
... a normal stool to me is round and similar to the type 4 on the scale. Does ribbon mean "flat and wide" as is a wide wrapping ribbon or a thin, string type ribbon? ... (0 replies)