Welcome to Muscle Growth Forums

Register now to gain access to all of our features. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to contribute to this site by submitting your own content or replying to existing content. You'll be able to customize your profile, receive reputation points as a reward for submitting content, while also communicating with other members via your own private inbox, plus much more! This message will be removed once you have signed in.

  • Announcements

    • CMiller

      BAD CACHING CAUSING SITE ERROR   01/19/17

      Some badly cached data is causing the current site error. The problem has been fixed, however if you're still experiencing the issue you may need to clear browser cache or wait for the file to expire. 
Vinny190

IBS...

11 posts in this topic

Out of curiosity anyone else suffer from IBS? Seriously it makes my life a living hell - every fucking day. Had it for over 20 years, probably linked to another issue, and tried most things but nothing has worked. Not great for bulking.

Like to hear from anyone in a similar situation or anyone with any ideas to cope with what is literally, a pain in the arse?

1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I have IBS...combined with a gluten/lactose/dairy intolerence, it makes eating and bulking hard.  

1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Have you found any relief? I've tried most things but with no luck I practically live on Imodium every day which I'm sure isn't particularly healthy.

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

tell ya what helped me, was probiotics. chnaged my life. have you tried those?

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
13 minutes ago, lifterwv said:

tell ya what helped me, was probiotics. chnaged my life. have you tried those?

I have tested probiotics. It made my condition much worse. There are differences between how IBS expresses itself in individual cases. I don't doubt, that it works for some persons, but we can't expect it to be beneficial for everyone.

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, Vinny190 said:

Have you found any relief? I've tried most things but with no luck I practically live on Imodium every day which I'm sure isn't particularly healthy.

I use 'Colese' medication for it.

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, Vinny190 said:

Have you found any relief? I've tried most things but with no luck I practically live on Imodium every day which I'm sure isn't particularly healthy.

Imodium is usually for short term use isn't it? Do you eat rice and blueberries daily? Carrot juice might be good, too.

For some, avoiding fried food might alleviate the troubles, but, as I wrote before, the individual variations has to be considered, and it doesn't work for everyone.

Edited by Hialmar
fried food
0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
14 hours ago, lifterwv said:

tell ya what helped me, was probiotics. chnaged my life. have you tried those?

Tried but with o improvement.

 

13 hours ago, AussieJock said:

I use 'Colese' medication for it.

Not heard of that. I'll take a look.

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I figured out that I really can't handle sugar or sugar substitutes.  I can tolerate sugar in my coffee or tea, but candy or junk food will give me the runs within 30 minutes.  Also, it means I have to used unflavoured whey protein powder.  I got used to it, though.  Have you tried to cut out sugar?

0

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I don't really eat much in the way of sugary foods but I'll look out for it.

1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now