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  1. Leaky Gas (LG) / Incontinence / Odor
    Hi everyone, I just wanted to share a cure that Ive found for leaky gas which is not ideal but works as a temporary bandaid. By taking antidepressants and anti anxiety medications my leaking problem is gone. I still have more gas than the average person but the gas incontinence problem is...
  2. Gas / Flatulence / Bloating
    37 male currently. Gallbladder removed 7 years ago and ever since I have some bloating and distended stomach ALL the time. Like it never goes away. I know it's not food or diet. I am in shape, always workout. Any supplements that might help with this? I have always had GERD and heartburn, which...
  3. IBS Constipation (IBS-C) and Chronic Constipation
    Hi people, I have been struggling with severe and awful-awful constipation for years. I've seen many doctors of course, few have wanted to help me, some have told me IBS cannot show constipation symptoms (?), some have told me it's psychological. What I'm trying to say is that I have, like many...
  4. General Discussion
    Hello Everyone! Today I'll be showing you the various things I have tried and will recommend to you. I'll be listing if they worked or not along with a rating. This will include different medicine, nutrition/supplements, diets, and mental exercises. My Symptoms: I have alternating...
  5. IBS Diarrhea (IBS-D)
    Hey everyone! This is urgent!! I am an extremely busy and active nursing student! I have clinical on Thursdays and as all you know, IBS does not really care... I ran out of Elavil yesterday. It is my first day without my medicine and I already went 4x within a few hours... (TMI: pure liquid...
  6. General Discussion
    To quickly summarize I am a male in my mid 20's I've been suffering from IBS for 8 years. I also suffer from severe gas pain and burning in esophagus. I've had the following tests Colonoscopy 2008, Endoscopy 2014 Upper GI/Small Bowel Follow Through 2016 Multiple blood tests and Celicac test. All...
  7. IBS Constipation (IBS-C) and Chronic Constipation
    What will happen exactly? And how long will it take for the side effects of this to kick in? I'm taking laxatives because my bowel movements are strange (sometimes normal, then suddenly constipated, etc...). Will laxatives work normally as long as there is stool in your colon? And for how long...
  8. Young Adult's Issues
    For those who receive medical marijuana (or dont but use it for this purpose), do you think it helps the stomach itself or is it possibly the mental effects that in turn act as a placebo to indirectly help stomach symptoms?
  9. Announcements
    (Originally posted in our July 2013 newsletter: http://www.ibsgroup.org/newsletters/July192013.html) Wouldn't it be nice to find other members in our 55,000+ IBS Group community that specifically share some of your symptoms, treatments or supplements? We quietly introduced My Health Profile at...
  10. Your Story
    Its funny how the universe works, you can never predict what will happen in the next moment and how your life will change. I am a 22 year old male. I ask you to take just 5 mins to read this small story. If you are lazier, I have dot point summary down the bottom. The reason I ask you for your...
  11. IBS Diarrhea (IBS-D)
    Hello everyone, I've been trying to find information on the internet about the effect of lomotil, but can't seem to find any. I've had IBS-D for ages now (6 years or so), and while lomotil is the "wonder drug" that works for one or two days, about 12-24 hours after I stop, and when I eat...
  12. IBS News, Media, Research, Discussion or Abstracts
    There is an article in the APA Monitor entitled The brain in your gut exerts a powerful influence over the one in your head by Dr. Siri Carpenter in September 2012, Vol 43, No. 8 Just as gut bacteria affect the brain, the brain can also exert profound influences on the gut microbiome-with...
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