Colon Cancer Community
back pain goes away after bowel movement
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to colon cancer.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

back pain goes away after bowel movement

I have always always since I was a young girl had bad stomach pains then real loose bowels....sometimes going in my pants as a teenager.   I had a colonoscopy about 5 years ago.....I am 42 now.   Then I found out over a year ago I have Hypr thyroidism....after taking medication things started getting better.......Now., I no longer get loose bowels but they are hard with blood on the toilet paper once in a great while.  Also I have mucous in my bowels at time and now the newest has been I get a back ache (which I thought I pulled a muscle at the gym) but if I don't go to the bathroom which has sometimes been for almost a week it hurts really bad.......but as soon as I have a bowel movement alot of pressure goes away......There was a time when my bowels would not come out alone and I would have to take my hand and push down my buttocks to push it out..........did anyone ever experience any of this.........I said something to my doctor and he said take more fiber?  I eat well and excercise......There was also times of real thin bowels...
Related Discussions
2 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar_n_tn
What did you find out, mima09?
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
It sounds like you need a good stool softener like Miralax (not habit forming) and get some probiotics into your system, yogurt enriched with these is a good way to do this.  Drink plenty of water.  With hard stools you may have a small tear in the anus causing bleeding, or you may have a bleeding hemorrhoid.  I do think it's time to go back to the GI doctor about this.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Colon Cancer Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Cannabis Article from NORTH Mag...
Jul 20 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
3 Reasons Why You are Still Binge E...
Jul 14 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eating: What Your Closet ...
Jul 09 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank