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6 months of pulling pain and constipation - any ideas?

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • November 14, 2010
  • 08:26 PM


I have been a silent reader of these forums for quite a while so thought I would make an account.

I was diagnoses with IBS when I was 13, thats more or less been under control for 10 years until 6 months ago.


Pulling pain in right abdomen


Prodding and poking by numerous doctors


Mebeverine (now off this)
Movicol (sometimes helps but not really)

This is making me very depressed and I just don't know what to do, any ideas? I used to go once a day or every other day, now its really difficult to go once/twice a week and they are not same satisfying size they were.

I have cut down my food intake quite a bit and replaced it with liquid food, could it be that there just isnt the 'matter' there to actually come out and its just my IBS?

Any other ideas?

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  • Hello,I was feeling the same and discovered what was going on. I really did think that I got Cancer, was ready to go to the doctor..I did it and next day, no problems at all...Not sure if you take it but Splenda did that on me...Please research and you will see.http://splendasickness.blogspot.com/2006/03/abdominal-pain-cramping.html
    lenealves 8 Replies
    • November 29, 2010
    • 01:01 AM
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