... Looking for ideas on how to control my BM's i alternate from constipation to looser more frequent movements, very rarely straight up D but my main issue right now is i keep going very frequently with a decent amount of urgency its not very loose but not exactly normal but i just want to get the number of times im going under control its making it very hard to function and i am... (0 replies)
... Hello, Iv'e been suffering with bowel/intestinal problems for quite some time now. Over the last 3-4 years I noticed I have an abnormal bowel problem. Every morning like clockwork I have 1 BM and then about 20-30mins later I have another BM. I have loose, soft stool and have had this problem for a long time. Usually I have a BM anywhere from 2-4 times a day.
Is their... (0 replies)
... I think you need to see a gastroenterologist. Mucus in stool, frequent BM's with cramping can indicate inflammation in the colon or small bowel, and this needs checked out. ... (2 replies)
... Too much thyroid hormone can cause diarrhea. So if you increased your thyroid dosage or your own thyroid increased production, that could trigger diarrhea. But I doubt that would explain the blood and mucus in your stool. Joint pain and acne can be caused by thyroid abnormalities. But frankly, this sounds more severe than too much thyroid hormone.
Of course, frequent BM's... (4 replies)
... Hi MarLer. I don't really have much to offer but just wanted to say that I had a similar experience after an unwarranted hysterectomy in 2006. Severe diarrhea ensued shortly after surgery. I don't know if it was from the prophylactic antibiotics they gave me or some surgical injury. My BM's had an abnormal level of fat which led my gastroenterologist to suspect a problem with... (6 replies)
... I do have occasional constipation, but this malaise comes on after the BM whether I was constipated or not. ... (0 replies)
... First post on here but been reading lots of threads trying to find answers/info.
I am 30 y/o and in medical field but have not been able to get any help/answers to my own problem.
I have been seeing a GI specialist for the past year on and off with no real relief.
So far he suspects IBS which it seems they always throw out as the culprit without significant proof. All I... (0 replies)
... I am so depressed, This has soooo afffected my quality of . Two years ago I had a right hemicolectomy due to an extremely early cancer found in my secum which is above the appendix. I was blessed that it was caught so early. It was'nt classified and I did not need chemo or radiation. The surgeon did remove 13 inches of my ascending colon. My life has never been the same. I am... (0 replies)
... Eventually the time between grew longer and longer. For for a description, the BM was small fragments, sinkers, normal color, no blood, some like pebbles some again like small fragments. ... (5 replies)
... Hope I have the right spot for this, appologies if I do not.
Well, Iíve had this somewhat embarrassing and uncomfortable condition for the past few months now that have caused me a lot of concern, worry and stress over. Iím a 28 year old, 158, 6í2Ē, and Iíve been having some continual discomfort with the area above and below both my sides of my ribcage. Most... (3 replies)
... I have been taking a soluble fiber for 24 years or so and I have a BM about 1 hour after breakfast for the day. But, you can train your system to do that. ... (5 replies)
... However, i am still quite gassy in the night and have to have a BM before breakfast and a BM afterwards. ... (5 replies)
... ing like when you arm goes to sleep and it feels squeezed. It was enough to stop me sleeping. I then got very noisy bowels and lots of wind and had slightly more frequent bm's but no diarrhea.The tightness goes away tremendously if i get up but comes back as soon as I lay down again. ... (4 replies)
... I hope this gets you started to solve your BM problems. ... (5 replies)
... s, the gas has gotten better but i have been starting to feel the symptoms listed above. How can i cure this and are there any foods that can help me just have 1 BM a day? ... (5 replies)
... i wonder weather or not u too been taking lotta fibers that make u have frequent BM...also u need to push ur doc for pain killer...i know they try to cover thier own a s s... ... (57 replies)
... Frequent BM's are very normal. It seemed like every time I ate anything--even a cracker--I was in the bathroom having a BM. I did not have any blood with my BM's. My resection was also close to the rectum.
What does your doctor say about the blood? If you haven't asked, give him/her a call--that is what they're there for.
Maggie (1 replies)
... The Dr's. said there was very little bleeding during the surgery and she is doing remarkably well. The issue for her is she has frequent bowel momments and they are bloody. ... (1 replies)
... The Dr's. said there was very little bleeding during the surgery and she is doing remarkably well. The issue for her is she has frequent bowel momments and they are bloody. ... (0 replies)
... I am going in for sigmoidoscopy(Dr thinks I have IBS) soon but something odd keeps happening to me as of 3 days ago:
I have slight abdominal pain and frequent BM (about 3 times a day because I can never get it all out in one sitting, so i expell some then have to return later to try and get more out. When things are normal with me, i tend to have 1-2 BMs a day).. lately my... (1 replies)