what is the most effective treatment for I.B.S.?
- 3 weeks ago
Nystatin and Itraconazole. But this is cheap medicine, and you won't get it in the US.
- larry1Lv 63 weeks ago
I've tried IBgard (it's over counter) my gastroenterologist recommended. It's main ingredient....peppermint oil.....May sound too easy, but if you follow the instructions plus a reasonable diet....it seems to work.
- SpeedLv 73 weeks ago
The best day to day treatment is sticking to an IBS diet intended to identify and remove trigger foods.
Here are a couple of websites that talk about what diet works for what symptoms your IBS gives you:
Best of all is keeping a detailed food diary for a month or more without changing how you eat. On the left side of the page, list what you ate, about how much, and at what time. On the right side, the times aligned as much as you can, you list any IBS symptoms you experience.
Over time, a pattern usually emerges: Foods A, B, and C always make your IBS flare up, so you know to eliminate them.
- R KLv 73 weeks ago
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- BurgooLv 63 weeks ago
a big cork and a case of depends