Herbal IBS Remedy

By | April 18, 2014

An herbal IBS remedy is a natural way to treat Irritable bowel syndrome, a disorder of the intestinal tract that affects many people. The condition can have a major effect on the life of sufferers, but a lot do not even realize that they have a problem and that treatment can make their lives a lot better.

IBS is a common disorder of the intestines that can cause cramp-like pain, excessive gas, bloating, and changes to the bowel habits. It is a functional disorder as there is usually no sign of disease, but the bowels do not work as normal. If a person has 12 weeks of abdominal pain or discomfort in a year then it is classed as IBS. The mainsymptoms of IBS are:

  • Gas
  • Pain
  • Bloating
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stools containing mucous
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Fatigue
  • Feeling full even after a little meal
  • Cramp-like pain
  • Changes to bowel habits

Causes of IBS

The specific cause of IBS is not yet known, but it is a complex disorder that is affected by several factors:

  • Food allergies
  • Enzyme deficiency
  • Unbalanced bacteria
  • Stress
  • Irritation of the walls of the intestines

Diagnosis of IBS

IBS is often associated with abdominal pain or discomfort or changes in the bowel habits including chronic or recurrent diarrhea or constipation. These symptoms can vary over time and in intensity. The impact can range from a mild inconvenience to a serious debilitation that takes control of the sufferers’ life. An attack can happen at any time and there is no telling what symptoms will manifest or how bad they will be.

It is common to use either a conventional IBS treatment or herbal IBS remedy to treat the symptoms.

Remedies for IBS

A qualified medical professional will be able to give a diagnosis of IBS. Once diagnosed, treatment can begin for the symptoms whether they are mild, moderate or severe. Common treatments for IBS include:

  • Changes to the diet
  • Stress relief
  • Medication

Many people use an herbal IBS remedy from Native Remedies to help them to treat theirsymptoms and even control their IBS. These include:

  • DigestAssist – Relieves the symptoms of heartburn, nausea, gas, indigestion, acid reflux and cramps.
  • Gastronic Dr. – Helps the digestive tract and prevents the reoccurrence of digestive disorders.
  • MindSoothe – relieves anxiety and reduces stress.

These, and others that are available, use a natural herbal IBS remedy to treat the symptoms and try to prevent the recurrence of IBS. As with conventional therapies, there is no guarantee of improved results, but any of them could provide relief of the symptoms. It is possible that a combination of treatments would work best and the only way to find out is to try them and see.