SymptomsEach person, based on the type of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) they have, will have different symptoms. In general, IBS can cause :
Note : Bleeding, fever, weight loss and severe pain that does not go away are not symptoms of IBS and may suggest other problems. Talk to your doctor right away if you have these symptoms.
If you think you may have IBS — you have these symptoms more than three times a month for more than three months and it is getting in the way of your normal life — talk to your doctor.
Speak up early, completely and often. Your doctor needs all the details of your symptoms to give you the best treatment plan.