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Have ileostomy and feels like constipation and cramping each

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Have ileostomy and feels like constipation and cramping each time a bowel movement comes out
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I take bentyl imodium prilosec ability depakote sprinkles propranonol hydrochlorothiazide fluxetine no I have not seen a doctor yet
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I also have crohns could this be a flare
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

yes, the cramping and pains can be a flair up of crohn's disease.

the bendryl and imodium could help a bit

if these don't work, you may need to see your doctor for stronger medications for your crohns