IBS doesn’t cause anemia, and anemia is not a symptom of IBS. presence of anemia with IBS requires consultation of your doctor about the causes of anemia with IBS. Both anemia and IBS are common conditions, their co-existence doesn’t necessarily mean they are related.
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By Dr. Farahat.
Green poop with IBS can result from green leafy vegetables, food colorings, infections, severe attacks of IBS diarrhea, and others.
Cholestyramine is a bile acid sequestrant. It acts as an antidiarrheal and lipid-lowering medication by binding to bile acids inside the intestine.
Moreover, the use of Questran is not approved for weight loss.
Amitriptyline improves the overall symptoms of IBS patients who are refractory to other treatments. Amitriptyline reduces the pain signals goining from the gut to the brain. Amitryptiline is also effective for IBS-diarrhea as it has anti-diarrheal effects.
Bloating is the feeling like you have an inflated balloon inside your abdomen or stomach. It is very common with IBS patients.
Exaggerated bowel movement is a frequently reported complaint. the majority of cases are due to a condition called exaggerated gastro-colic reflex. However, some other diseases can cause such conditions.
Best soluble fiber fruits for IBS include passion fruit, guava, kiwi fruit, oranges, mandarin, strawberries, unripe bananas, and pear.
Choosing the best probiotic that works for both IBS and GERD is challenging. the two golden rules for choosing the best probiotic for IBS & acid reflux is to go Multi-strain and to avoid probiotic with high FODMAP constituents.
Apples are high in both sorbitol and fructose (two FODMAPs). Those two sugars rapidly ferment and produce gas, resulting in worsening of your IBS symptoms such as abdominal pain, distension, and bloating. So, they can do more harm than improvement in your IBS-constipation
Right abdominal can be because of IBs or other causes. We will discuss the 9 causes of right abdominal pain with IBS.