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What are the most common symptoms of IBS?

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The most common symptoms include diarrhea, constipation, gas, bloating, and cramping.

SOURCES:

The IBS Network: “When Should I See My Doctor?”

Colitis & Crohn’s Foundation of America: “IBS and IBD: Two Very Different Disorders.”

FamilyDoctor.org: “Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).”

American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons: “Irritable Bowel Syndrome Expanded Version.”

International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders: “Changes You Should Not Ignore If You Have IBS.”

Reviewed by William Blahd on August 18, 2016

SOURCES:

The IBS Network: “When Should I See My Doctor?”

Colitis & Crohn’s Foundation of America: “IBS and IBD: Two Very Different Disorders.”

FamilyDoctor.org: “Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).”

American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons: “Irritable Bowel Syndrome Expanded Version.”

International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders: “Changes You Should Not Ignore If You Have IBS.”

Reviewed by William Blahd on August 18, 2016

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