Irritable colon syndrome (spastic colitis, mucous colitis, etc.):

Irritable colon syndrome (spastic colitis, mucous colitis, etc.):

Irritable colon syndrome (ICS) is a typical issue that influences the large intestine. Signs and symptoms incorporate squeezing, abdominal agony, bloating, gas, and the runs or stoppage, or both. ICS is a chronic condition that you'll have to oversee long haul.

Just a small number of individuals with ICS have extreme signs and symptoms. A few groups can handle their symptoms by overseeing diet, way of life and stress. More-extreme symptoms can be treated with prescription and directing. ICS doesn't cause changes in bowel tissue or increment your danger of colorectal disease.


The signs and symptoms of ICS fluctuate however are normally present for quite a while. The most widely recognized include:

  • Abdominal torment, squeezing, or bloating that is identified with passing a bowel development
  • Changes in the presence of bowel development
  • Changes in how frequently you are having a bowel development

Different symptoms that are frequently related incorporate bloating, expanded gas or bodily fluid in the stool.

When To See A Specialist

See your doctor or physician in the event that you have a diligent change in bowel propensities or different signs or symptoms of ICS. They may show a more genuine condition, like colon disease. More-genuine signs and symptoms include:

  • Weight reduction
  • Loose bowels around evening time
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Iron inadequacy frailty
  • Unexplained regurgitating
  • Trouble in gulping food or fluids
  • Relentless agony that isn't soothed by passing gas or a bowel development


Treatment of irritable colon syndrome centers around calming symptoms so you can live as typically as could be expected.

Gentle signs and symptoms can regularly be constrained by overseeing pressure and by making changes in your eating regimen and way of life. Attempt to:

  • Evade nourishments that trigger your symptoms
  • Eat high-fiber nourishments
  • Drink a lot of liquids
  • Exercise consistently
  • Get sufficient rest

Description Percentage

Severe; diarrhea, or alternating diarrhea and constipation, with more or less constant abdominal distress

Description Percentage

Moderate; frequent episodes of bowel disturbance with abdominal distress

Description Percentage

Mild, disturbances of bowel function with occasional episodes of abdominal distress


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