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Lauren116
07-28-2013, 04:59 PM
Hey everyone!

For the past two weeks, I have had really bad lower abdominal pain along with diarrhea. I had my gallbladder out a year ago and still have some problems so I am on medication for that. I figure it was something I ate that didn't agree with me so I shrugged it off. Well it's been over two weeks. I thought maybe I needed fiber so I started taking fiber gummies which really only constipated me. I have pain in my lower abdomen, back and diarrhea. I have a family history of colon cancer but I am only 30 and there Is no blood in my stool. I am debating whether or not to go see my GI doctor to discuss IBS with him. What do you his think?? Thanks so much!!

katson45
08-09-2013, 12:10 PM
You might want to look into iron overload/haemchromatosis/ iron metabolism problems....You are at the age that this shows up......treatable by donating blood and using up stored iron to create new ...ibs is a classic sign/symptom..good luck....

Lauren116
08-09-2013, 12:18 PM
I'm actually on iron because I'm anemic. Hmmm