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Posted 14 Nov 2013 by • 7 answers
I recently went for a colonoscopy, and an upper endoscopy. My PCP panicked, and I went to a different gastro Doc than I usually do. I've been going for these for about 36 years and they always find a small polyp and remove it. I also have IBS and in me it takes the form of spasms of diarrhea. ...
Gastrointestinal Diverticula - Is it safe to take miralax or milk of magnesia while having a bout of
Posted 12 Mar 2015 by • 3 answers
... diverticulitus? I've Been having small thin stools and last night I had aweful bloating in my upper tummy area. I'm on antiobiotics and bentyl since yesterday. I'm not sure what's causing the bloating And small stools. I was diognosed a month ago. So I'm new to all of ...
Posted 1 Apr 2018 by • 2 answers
I have diverticulosis. Colonoscopy was fine. I never know cramps will happen... just like being in labor. I’ll go to bathroom sometimes solid then cramps worse and end with diarrhea. This lasts hour to five hours. Sometimes can’t make to bathroom. I wear pads to help. 2013 had rectal ...
Posted 3 Sep 2009 by • 2 answers
Posted 9 Sep 2011 by • 1 answer
Clarify the real significant differences of how unrelated they are. I really need a comparison to show people they are not one in the same; noting the most serious symptomatic risks of each.
Posted 25 May 2010 by • 1 answer
I was diagnosed with diverticulosis about two years ago, about one year ago I had to be hospitalized with diverticulitis. My gastro put me on Miralax, and I have been taking it for 5 mo now. Recently I am feeling bloated, abdominal pain and nausea. Is it possible that Miralax have been causing ...
Posted 4 Jan 2010 by • 1 answer
first bout of diverticulosis. fever and abdominal pain with swelling.
Posted 9 Aug 2018 by • 1 answer
Is it OK to take Smooth Move tea for diverticulitis with continuous constipation? My doctor did recommend Ex-Lax and MiraLAX alternating each day .
Posted 23 Aug 2018 by • 0 answers
... have pressure and bloating. Anything I can take to alleviate this like Gas X?
Posted 3 Sep 2012 by • 1 answer
but today I didn't have a bowl movement, and this happened once before, it that ok, is it normal to miss a day without a bowl movement, taking this for diverticlous
Posted 19 Oct 2017 by • 2 answers
... tab.500 mg 4x day. I suffer with excessive sweating. I had my blood checked. My cortisol levels are HIGH (160-75). I read on the Internet that sulfasalazine can cause high cortisol. I have been under a lot of stress the past 18 months taking care of my 92 year Mother and 89 year old Aunt. I ...
Posted 5 Dec 2010 by • 2 answers
I have been taking Bactrim D-s for 6 days for an infection in my hand from a bad cut, now I have developed diverticulosis symptoms, could I be havin an attack while on the antibiotic?
Posted 20 Apr 2012 by • 1 answer
Have very bad ibs forever. Had cat scan showed diverticulosis. This pain and trapped upper abdominal gas gets so bad I look pregnant. So the dr. Put me on generic don natal. I only took 2 since I read you should not take with Valium. Please advise and thank you.
Posted 19 May 2012 by • 1 answer
First 2 or 3 times I ended up in the hospital being treated for a colon infection. I thought it was a coincidence. I was even scheduled for surgery once they cleared up the infection. The thinking was, after treating me for diverticulosis with 7 hospitalizations in 5 years called for a resection. ...
Posted 15 Jun 2015 by • 1 answer
told me to get second opinion which I did, he gave me librax, said bad side effects from reglan, I am also on 3 antidepression medication, I don't know what to do can someone help me, I,m still in pain