Irritable bowel syndrome

What is Irritable bowel syndrome?

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common disorder that affects your large intestine (colon). Irritable bowel syndrome commonly causes cramping, abdominal pain, bloating gas, diarrhoea and constipation, and symptoms improve with defecation.

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My abdomin is extremely extended. I have back pain and pain from my groin radiating to my left leg. When I sit I feel a lot of pressure. It seems...

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Such symptoms are very characteristic for urinary tract stones, that is why an antibiotics does not give you any...

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I have irritable bowel syndrome and this is the worst its ever been. For the past five days I have been have pains right below my left rib cage...

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It appears as though you could be suffering from an aggravated episode of IBS. In such cases it...

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(1) i am on medication i am taking verine 200mg twice daily. my question is this...

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Mebeverine the drug which you are taking is just for symptomatic relief.
Its side effects are dryness of...

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