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which is better for ibs: prebiotics or probiotics?

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Dr. John Feola
30 years experience Internal Medicine
PROBIOTICS 4 IBS: IBS = irritable bowel syndrome is a diagnosis of exclusion. SX can be managed You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori . Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/hpylori . you also need a baseline colonoscopy. While you are getting these items checked out you should ditch to a gluten free high fiber diet . Ie gutbliss.com and Wholeapproach.com. Also 64-80oz water
Answered on Mar 15, 2015

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PROBIOTICS 4 IBS: IBS = irritable bowel syndrome is a diagnosis of exclusion. SX can be managed You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori . Al ... Read More
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Dr. Martin Fried
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Maybe: I would consider a high fiber diet as well. High fiber may help the cramping and constipation as well as diarrhea associated with ibs.
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