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How can I treat irritable bowel syndrome ?

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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
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In brief: Diet and fluids

I rarely prescribe meds for ibs.
In my experience teaching people to eat and drink properly resolves most if not all symptoms when the patient is compliant and follows through. Hi fiber, 80-100 ounces non caffeine, non alcoholic beverages each day, regular meal times, excercise. Consistency is the key to being symptom free.

In brief: Diet and fluids

I rarely prescribe meds for ibs.
In my experience teaching people to eat and drink properly resolves most if not all symptoms when the patient is compliant and follows through. Hi fiber, 80-100 ounces non caffeine, non alcoholic beverages each day, regular meal times, excercise. Consistency is the key to being symptom free.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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Dr. Michael Rothman
Internal Medicine

In brief: Regulate ANS

Irritable bowel syndrome is a multifactorial consequence of hormone, immune & autonomic nervous system(ans) dysfunction resulting from genetic predispositions & dietary & environmental insults.
These stressors add to overstimulation of your ANS and manifest as GI symptoms. The key to rx is to identify & eliminate the triggers while calming the storm of ANS dysfunction.Check out mdwellnessmd.Com.

In brief: Regulate ANS

Irritable bowel syndrome is a multifactorial consequence of hormone, immune & autonomic nervous system(ans) dysfunction resulting from genetic predispositions & dietary & environmental insults.
These stressors add to overstimulation of your ANS and manifest as GI symptoms. The key to rx is to identify & eliminate the triggers while calming the storm of ANS dysfunction.Check out mdwellnessmd.Com.
Dr. Michael Rothman
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