It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Pregnancy Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 10-06-2003, 09:59 AM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: Dec 2000
Location: UK
Posts: 17

Anybody here suffer with loose bowel movements and not constipation in later pregnancy? I am 30 weeks pregnant I have been running to the loo most mornings for the past couple of weeks. I have suffered with IBS on and off for the last couple of years but I thought I would be more constipated at this stage if anything. Any advice would be appreciated.

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 10-06-2003, 10:35 AM   #2
Senior Veteran
Join Date: Feb 2003
Posts: 1,342
besafe20 HB User

Hi I am about 22 weeks pregnant and a couple weeks ago i started experiencing the same thing. All my symptoms point to IBS which seems to come and go. I am hoping after pregnancy it will go away. My advice is to cut down on milk and dairy products which I hear makes it worse. I heard that caffeine is bad also. Im sorry I don't know more I need advice as welll since im new to this problem.

Old 10-06-2003, 06:47 PM   #3
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Vancouver, BC Canada
Posts: 387
chrissy333 HB User

I just thought I'd let you guys know that you are not alone. I am 24ish weeks and have been having the same problem on and off for a few seeks. I has had IBS in the past and it does seem to be mostly diet related. Cutting out the dairy does wonders.
due with #1 Feb 3, 2004 It's a Boy!!!

Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Severe pain before a bowel movement Gavi112 Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) 4 12-09-2011 11:51 PM
Tachychardia from bowel movement..? help pls Benit General Health 6 05-12-2011 05:07 AM
What would happen if someone didn't have a bowel movement for 8 years??? numbcy Digestive Disorders 12 11-30-2009 08:35 PM
Constipation and loose stools cycle help eric1407 Bowel Disorders 0 02-03-2009 04:33 PM
Question about loose bowel movement luckydarlin Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 3 07-05-2008 07:22 PM
Normal Bowel Movement? KDD 26 Bowel Disorders 2 06-02-2008 09:38 AM
Bowel problems ering1983 Bowel Disorders 10 03-18-2008 11:18 PM
Concerned about bowel changes - feedback welcome hollyberry08 Bowel Disorders 0 12-18-2007 10:46 PM
Fibre gives me bloating and loose bowels. Gavi112 Bowel Disorders 4 06-09-2007 03:36 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:21 PM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2015 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!