What is Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)?
Irritable Bowel Syndrome is a common health problem, affecting up to one in
five people. IBS is a functional bowel disorder and usually a diagnosis of
exclusion. Due to limited effective treatment options, many people suffer for
years with this problem with a significant reduction in their quality of life.
Patients often experience:
- Chronic abdominal pain or cramping
- Abdominal discomfort
- Gas and/or bloating
- Alternating constipation and diarrhea
- Cause undetactable through conventional testing