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16 Nov 2004

IBS-please help
hi
thank you for this website. please help me..i ma at my end now ..
i have stopped eating products with yeast/milk and the bad carbs due to my problem,,IBS...i eat mainly protein and get all my fibre from veg and friut. i still suffer from gas and bloating and birping all the time. this week is really bad, has i have rally bad constipation and bleeding with stools. i have medication and drink black forest tea at leat 3-4 times a week. i do not feel well.
i would like to take a natural supplemnet to put me back on track and help with getting my system to function on its own.
please let me know what herbal medication i can take and what will assist with bloating/birping and gas. i am really miserable.
than you for your help,
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DietDoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear Ruby
I am really sorry to hear about your condition. I trust you are receiving medical treatment because your IBS has deteriorated to such an extent that I would strongly urge you to seek medical advice again. The dr will prescribe antispasmodic and anti-flatulence medication which really does work. I am also worried about your bleeding as this may indicate more than IBS, so go for that checkup ASAP.
I am not a herbalist so I cannot comment on herbal remedies. Research has, however, shown that the use of (good bugs) can assist with IBS because they normalise the microflora of your digestive tract . You can try Bifidoforte or Bifidoflora which can be purchased at most health shops. But first and foremost go and see your dr.
Holdings thumbs for you
DietDoc
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