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I am looking to help with IBS, I have seen my doctor, i have

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I am looking for something to help with IBS, I have seen my doctor, i have had a colonoscopy and endoscopy, (sorry for spelling) and I am thinking an Antispasmodic may help per my research.
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  khagihara replied 12 months ago.

Is your IBS constipation-dominant IBS or diarrhea-dominant IBS?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
Diarrhea with an always quesy feeling or trapped gas feelingHowever no pain
Expert:  khagihara replied 12 months ago.

You may try anticholinergic and antispasmodic medications like hyoscyamine (Levsin) and dicyclomine (Bentyl). You should also cut out such items as carbonated beverages, vegetables — especially cabbage, broccoli and cauliflower — and raw fruits to avoid bloating. If it doesn't help, you may try Alosetron which relaxes the colon and slows the movement of waste through the lower bowel.

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
Can you prescribe for me ?
Expert:  khagihara replied 12 months ago.

No, I am sorry we are not allowed. Counseling only.

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
Ok thank you
Expert:  khagihara replied 12 months ago.

You are welcome. Take care.

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