Ask an expert
Question

07 Aug 2007

pregnant
Hi
I'm six weeks pregnant (went for scan yesterday) Problem is since last week I have been getting these very painful cramps in the early morning hours and then I have diarrhea. Its excruciating and often I feel that I have to get to the hospital but then after half an hour it disapperas just to e back the next day. I do suffer from IBS but now the cramps are much lower. Is it because of the pregnancy?I told my gynae about it and he just told me not to eat wheat!
Answer 367 views
Expert
CyberDoc
cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001


Dear Me
It sounds like an exacerbation of the IBS but I think you should just see your gastroenterologist to be sure. You may have a Parasite infection?
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.
Voting Booth
Have you entered our Health of the Nation survey?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Yes
32% - 9472 votes
No
68% - 20299 votes
Vote