... my stomach is in some serious pain and I have to get all the "hard to get out" bowel out and then finally the diarrhea comes out...such a relief when it finally does. Sorry if TMI, but those of you with really bad IBS know the feeling. ... (10 replies)
... 1 1/2 years ago about 8 weeks after my first child was born I awoke in the morning with my stomach cramping. I thought my IBS was kicking in (I have alternating constipation & diarrhea) so I went sat on the toilet. As I sat there nothing was happening except for my stomach hurting. I then became really nauseated & overwhelmed with lightheadedness & thought I was going to... (10 replies)
... I have had all the symptoms of IBS for many years. I get really bad gas pains sometimes, that are relieved when I have a bm. Well last night I woke up with pain in my stomach, nausea, sweating, and feeling like I would pass out. I actually had to lay in the bathroom floor until I could go to the bathroom. My legs and arms felt really heavy also. I am wondering if anyone has... (5 replies)
... i felt weakness as if i am going to faint but dont faint,warm sudden feeling in my body and arms for a minute , racing heart sometimes. sometimes this feeling of fainting comes even when i am in the car . ... (0 replies)
... some episodes of fainting from the pain accompanying, and not even being able to eat out or while away from home to an almost normal individual. ... (6 replies)
... Hi rose028,
I am a guy, and I have to confess: I don't think there is much difference between the sexes in the way they experience IBS. I think it all depends on the individual and the time.
I've had so many symptoms at different times after the onset of IBS, that I can't even begin to describe them all. However, here is a list of the things that I suffer from and have... (3 replies)