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  1. General Discussion
    I came to let everyone know to avoid capsules made of hydroxypropylmethylcellulose. I got a supplement with these capsules and they caused symptoms I've never had before in a lifetime of IBS/functional dyspepsia. I had consistent cramps and gas, and fragmented stool - and the new symptom was...
  2. General Discussion
    Regular laxatives do nothing but draw water into the colon, and weakens the muscles of the colon like habitually using enemas. Soluble fiber (so-called laxative too) paradoxically can be used for diarrhea or constipation-REGULATING. "All soluble only fiber" methylcellulose in Citrucel or generic...
  3. IBS Constipation (IBS-C) and Chronic Constipation
    Hey guys, I'm back with more questions. I had finally found a fiber that worked for me - methylcellulose (Citrucel brand). I was doing better, but I decided to look up the ingredients one day, and found that maltodextrin (no idea why it's in Citrucel) is derived from corn or wheat. These are...
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