Symptoms, remedies, treatments and care for Irritable Bowel Syndrome


Diarrhea is a condition in which feces are discharged from the bowels frequently and in a liquid form. It is the result of increased secretion of fluid into the intestine, reduced absorption of fluid from the intestine or rapid passage of stool through the intestine.

Diarrhea is commonly caused by bacteria, viruses, or parasites. Inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) including Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis can cause chronic diarrhea.


Eat yogurt  Popularity: 86  Effectiveness: 3.8  
Eat applesauce  Popularity: 78  Effectiveness: 3.5  
Consume apple cider vinegar  Popularity: 73  Effectiveness: 3.6  
Take ginger  Popularity: 65  Effectiveness: 3.2  
Take ORS (oral rehydration solution)  Popularity: 64  Effectiveness: 4.2  
Eat ripe bananas  Popularity: 38  Effectiveness: 3.6  
Drink orange peel tea  Popularity: 34  Effectiveness: 1.2  
Eat blueberries  Popularity: 18  Effectiveness: 1.6  
Drink rasberry tea  Popularity: 15  Effectiveness: 0.5  
Eat white rice  Popularity: 14  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Eat potatos  Popularity: 9  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Take black seed oil  Popularity: 3  Effectiveness: 3.5  
Take marshmallow root  Popularity: 0  Effectiveness: 0.0  
Drink slippery elm tea  Popularity: 0  Effectiveness: 0.0  
Eat fenugreek seeds  Popularity: 0  Effectiveness: 0.0  
Take chamomile  Popularity: 0  Effectiveness: 0.0  

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome, a.k.a. IBS or spastic colon, is a type of gastrointestinal disorder that affects the large intestine (colon).

Irritable bowel syndrome commonly causes abdominal pain, cramping, bloating, gas, food intolerance, diarrhea, constipation and altered bowel habits.

IBS is a chronicle condition. The exact cause of it is unknown and may be due to multiple factors. Most people with IBS do not have very severe symptoms and the symptoms are usually relieved by passing a bowel movement.


Drink cabbage juice  Popularity: 87  Effectiveness: 3.8  
Take ginger  Popularity: 75  Effectiveness: 4.1  
Take yogurt  Popularity: 68  Effectiveness: 4.3  
Eat banana  Popularity: 54  Effectiveness: 3.1  
Take peppermint  Popularity: 48  Effectiveness: 4.1  
Avoid dairy products  Popularity: 35  Effectiveness: 3.6  
Take probiotics  Popularity: 35  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Take psyllium husks  Popularity: 22  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Eat soluble fiber foods  Popularity: 19  Effectiveness: 3.4  
Do exercises regularly  Popularity: 19  Effectiveness: 2.5  
Drink plenty of liquids  Popularity: 15  Effectiveness: 3.2  
Take flaxseed  Popularity: 9  Effectiveness: 3.2  
Take fennel seeds  Popularity: 8  Effectiveness: 4.1  
Drink carrot juice  Popularity: 8  Effectiveness: 3.3  
Relieve stress  Popularity: 8  Effectiveness: 2.6  
Drink chamomile tea  Popularity: 7  Effectiveness: 3.4  
Have more frequent meals  Popularity: 4  Effectiveness: 3.1  
Take artichoke leaf extract  Popularity: 3  Effectiveness: 3.0  
Eat oat bran  Popularity: 2  Effectiveness: 3.2  

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