What is the Worst Side Effect of IBS?

What is the Worst Side Effect of IBS?

When suffering from a chronic condition, such as IBS, it’s not easy to function in everyday life because we’re constantly battling painful symptoms. The side effects of our condition (for example, the anxiety or lack of sleep it causes) can be hard to live with and can make life miserable. What do you think is the worst side effect of having IBS, and how do you cope with it? Please comment and share your responses below.


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  • psuchick402
    1 year ago

    Urgent diarrhea. When you have to go and there is no bathroom in sight and your body is about to expel everything.

  • Chris Hall moderator
    1 year ago

    We hear you on that one, @psuchick402! Many community members have shared about their struggles with diarrhea, so you’re not alone. I thought you might find another one of @hessp‘s posts encouraging regarding his experiences with when his symptoms suddenly attack: https://irritablebowelsyndrome.net/living/moments-when-ibs-attacks/. Thanks for being part of our community! – Chris, IrritableBowelSyndrome.net Team Member

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