Irritable Bowel

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IBS Sufferers--a Question About Meds

M.H. asks from Minneapolis

Have any of you been prescribed or taken nortriptyline (an anti-depressant) for IBS? If so, did it help and did you experience any side effects? I have had IBS for ...


Irritable Bowel Syndrome

C.R. asks from Kansas City

What are symptoms of IBS & and how do they test for it? I'm planning on asking my doctor, but won't be able to get in for an appointment for awhile.


Crohn's Disease

A.H. asks from Lynchburg

I was diagnosed with Crohn's 15 years ago and up until this last year I have been able to control it with drug therapy and diet changes. Now my doctor says I may need...


Crohn's Disease Help

J.E. asks from Boston

I am on a mission for my big sister who has a VERY severe case of crohn's she has been through surgery after surgery for the past 15 years and will be celebrating her...


Seeking a Good Dr in Dealing with IBS

C.H. asks from Dallas

I've been suffering with IBS for awhile, and would like to cure it. I'm looking for a doctor that is into finding the cause of the IBS (ie: bacterial overgrowth, can...


Crohn's Disease, Remicade and Joint Pain

J.W. asks from Detroit

Background info: My poor hubby! He was diagnosed with Crohn's Disease in high school. He had an emergancy resectioning done then. He had a quack of a doctor for a...


IBS Diet

L.H. asks from Detroit

Anyone have irritable bowel syndrome with constipation and bloating and have found a diet that works? I have read different books and online information but it was t...


Possibly IBS? Beginning May Be TMI for Some Readers

K.B. asks from Denver

Last Thursday I woke up doubled over in pain from my lower abdomen. Awhile later I had bad dio and a lot of blood with it. After 6 hours of this I ended up in the ER ...


Celiac Disease

J.V. asks from Chicago

I am becoming very good friends with a woman who has celiac diease, and I have a few questions. We are having them for dinner and I make a french tort that I would l...


Looking for Anyone with IBS

S.C. asks from Dallas

I have just been diagnosed with IBS. I have been having lots of extreme pain off and on for about a year and a half. The pain has been really bad for the past two wee...