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Short Bowel Syndrome - I have no colon and less than 100 cms of small intestine. My small intestine?

Posted 24 Feb 2017 by Shortgut 1 answer

... has distended so much it has pushed into the abdominal wall with four loops on my liver. I am very uncomfortable all the time and get episodes of severe pain. Can't seem to get many answers about my situation. One doc has said nothing can be done. Just wondered if anyone is in similar ...

Total Parenteral Nutrition - I've been on TPN FOR 4 years now due to Severe Crohn's Disease and?

Posted 21 Jan 2017 by Enchanted13 0 answers

... Short Bowel Syndrome. I've been very ill this whole time and can't keep anything down. Whether I just have fluids or take nothing by mouth, I still vomit everyday and most days multiple times. Because of that I keep losing weight. My Portacath is now starting to come through my skin ...

Short Bowel Syndrome - Can you tell me what drug (s) work best on chronic watery diarrhea ?

Posted 7 Jan 2016 by lynnsanta 1 answer

What works to correct it ? The normal meds don't touch it, & I don't think my Dr knows what to give me. I've been living with this since this past Nov., so I'm new to Short Bowel syndrome. I've had 8 small bowel resections due to crohn's disease.

Short Bowel Syndrome - I have live with SBS for 14 years. Was on Gattex for 16 months until I?

Posted 14 Dec 2015 by Tches354 0 answers

... started developing skin?

Short Bowel Syndrome - Hi I'm chelsey and my 2 year old daughter has short gut has sence birth she?

Posted 3 Jan 2013 by jeremys-wife 2 answers

... had 17cm of bowel... well mystery question is she always has a problem with throwing up and sence she's been discharge we have been out a year in February back to the question so she used to throw up alot its yellow most of the time but sometimes its brown and when its brown its alot at ...

What side effects can happen if I stop the hct in benicar hct?

Posted 25 Mar 2010 by scentalize 2 answers

my dr. wants to do a calcium test and took me off the benicar hct, just taking benicar without hct, have to be off the hct to do the test, what side effects can i expect? my heart is beating fast, and i am having some difficulty breathing, is this normal?

We are conducting a PAID research interview regarding Short Bowel Syndrome. If you have been?

Posted 8 Dec 2011 by jojo1969 2 answers

... diagnosed and are interested in participating, please call 877-217-5926. Reference Short Bowel Study and leave a number or email address to reach you. The study is currently underway and we could really use your input. It is a 50 minute phone interview. We have some brief screener questions to ...

Short Bowel Syndrome - I just returned home from the hospital a couple of days ago and I have 120 cm

Posted 31 May 2011 by mjaeger0510 2 answers

... left of my small bowel, and I am wondering how long before I am able to get off tpn an tube feedings, no one has really answered for me one doctor says 6 months and another says a couple years and Im really wondering how soon someone has gotten free of tpn and tube feedings??

Kaopectate Caplet - My son takes 2x Loperamide 2 mg capsules 4 times a day for short bowel syndrome?

Posted 24 Nov 2010 by Ullainuk 1 answer

... What volume of plain water would be classified as excess? He is 34 years old and also have spinal injuries. TA

Short Bowel Syndrome - Does anyone have any ideas on how to control output of illeostomy?

Posted 4 Nov 2010 by piperlu 2 answers

I have had an illeostomy with 4ft. of small intestine, no large for 20 years. Would love to connect with someone who may be experiencing the same symptoms. I have large volume output. I can only eat certain things, very few veggies and my drink options are also limited. I am still active and love ...

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