Aa
A
A
A
Close
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Community
2.73k Members
Avatar universal

IBS?

I don't know if anyone knows if this is IBS or something else. I have been having on and off issues with stomach upset and diarrhea. It's been going on for past 5 months been to doctors one said IBS the other said Chrones. I get yellow jelly like stools once to four times a month. Before they hit I get bad pain like i have to go and I can't control it. I go then its fine I go back to normal until whenever the next one hits? Its really agervating since I don't know when this episode will come I have to wear depends at 26.
2 Responses
Avatar universal
first of all, there is a difference between IBS which is  irritable bowl syndrom, and chron`s disease.

considering that u r asking about IBS,  its called  spastic colon too, its a disorder with people who have anxiety , that affects the colon movements usually and make problems in digestion,  u could have bloating  and pain, usually refered to ur mood status and anxiety or even obsession.

usually, doctors treat this disorder by using SSRI, which is a medication for anxiety, and could relaxes the colon and  they give  dietary fibers too
974371 tn?1424656729
Have you consulted with a GI doctor and had any testing done?
Have an Answer?
Top Digestive Answerers
Learn About Top Answerers
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Learn which OTC medications can help relieve your digestive troubles.
Is a gluten-free diet right for you?
Discover common causes of and remedies for heartburn.
This common yet mysterious bowel condition plagues millions of Americans
Don't get burned again. Banish nighttime heartburn with these quick tips
Get answers to your top questions about this pervasive digestive problem