... Glad to hear you've found something to work for you!
When I was first diagnosed, it was iBS-D...seemed like as soon as I ate a bite if anything I'd have to run to the bathroom. After some time, I got it under control and would only have flare ups when I ate really unhealthy foods or really large quantities
Now I seem to be at the opposite end of the spectrum - horrible... (5 replies)
... Pizza is one of my problems. Spicy foods, milk also aggravates my IBS especially milkshakes. It usually hits me in the middle of the night. (5 replies)
... There are days when I eat the most horrible foods and feel perfectly fine... ... (5 replies)
... a row. Now, it seems to me when that happens, the body has to get rid of something quick. The only thing I ate that was different was that popcorn. the other foods I consume on a regular basis. So, was that the culprit? ... (5 replies)
... Do fatty foods cause you to have D? ... (10 replies)
... I have IBS, loose stools, and cramping. Some days it's worse than others. I take Probiotics, drink chamomile tea, and try to watch trigger foods. (10 replies)
... Could be IBS. My Dr. recommended taking Probiotics every evening, and after about a month it helped. I also have to watch foods that I eat. Somedays it's bad for about a week. It just comes and goes even when I eat right. ... (1 replies)
... ent to ER they said same thing and referred me to GI doctor for ulcer symptoms. Had Endoscopy and everything was normal. Everytime I tried to add in some bland foods the same horrible symptoms would happen. I was barely eating and so sick. ... (0 replies)
... Hi, certainly the bloating, gurgling etc is a side effect of nexium. That will right itself pretty quickly. But, as you discovered through experience, the acid rebound is a different matter altogether.
That takes longer to return to normal, as it is not simply a case of getting the drug out of your system.
I tried cold turkey and found it impossible. Then tried the... (1 replies)
... I have ibs that makes me use the bathroom at least 4 times a day. Was just wonderiNg if there were certain trigger foods that I should avoid. I also am lactose intolerant. ... (0 replies)
... of the time this happens I can't say it is certain foods that cause it. i can eat fries one day without problems then the next day it can cause problems. I have IBS i take donnatal for the cramping and gas pains. ... (2 replies)
... I had narrowed some foods down, and almost thought it was oils that I possibly was allergic too. ... (2 replies)
... fter suffering bowel problems for ages now,my GP has indicated that I might be suffering from IBS. She has suggested I keep a food diary to try to identify what foods are causing me problems. ... (1 replies)
... I have just learned about fermented foods.
For years I have been suffering from proctitis. I have been treated with conventional meds by a gastroenterologist to no avail. My condition worsened this year with the humid rainy summer. My GI provider returned my phone call and said that I would have this the rest of my life. He said that another colonoscopy was not... (1 replies)
... I think the fermented foods helped my bowels but I also think it's something in the foods here doing it....some preservative, pesticide, etc...that is in American food products...but not in South Korean ones.... ... (1 replies)
... I've had IBS for about 14 months now. It was IBS-D, but is now IBS-A.
Per my GI doc, I've avoided raw fruits and veggies for a long time now (about 10 months). Things have been better, but I still have a ways to go to get back to "normal". It has been tough eating a balanced diet without raw fruits and veggies being an option. I've had to rely on canned and cooked... (0 replies)
... I've had IBS-C for about 6 years and it has been such a struggle of pain and suffering.I went to 3 different specialist and had every test you can think of done,it came down to it being "mentally related".I read so many articals and do alot of research on this from time to time,I read mostly everyones bloggs on IBS.The few things I learned is that(not to be negative)no food... (11 replies)
... I've had IBS for about 10 years and have found that with foods you can and can't eat can only be learned through trial and error. I find that greasy foods are out, although I can have a hamburger without problems. Fries done in the oven make me sick, but I can have fries in the fryer fine. ... (11 replies)
... I've had it since 2005 and recently was diagnosed with IBS. My periods now make me sick because of IBS. I am seeking surgical results on this problem now.
I totally agree with you though KD86. I find if I eat in moderation, and smaller portions then I am usually fine. That is until that time of the month then it wipes me totally out. Temperature, vomiting and nausea... (11 replies)
... I'm fairly new to IBS too. I was officially diagnosed last October. It really is an individual thing. For a starting poing, here is the list my GI doc gave me:
Avoid: greasy, fatty and fried foods, spicy foods, onions, peppers, tomato based products, all raw fruits and vegetables (especially lettuce), chocolate, caffeine drinks (including coffee, tea, colas), alcohol,... (11 replies)