spastic colon

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Synonyms for spastic colon

recurrent abdominal pain and diarrhea (often alternating with periods of constipation)

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Donnatal (Phenobarbital, Hyoscyamine Sulfate, Atropine Sulfate, Scopolamine Hydrobromide), a prescription drug, is classified as possibly effective as an adjunctive therapy in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (irritable colon, spastic colon, mucous colitis) and acute enterocolitis.
It has been called by many names--colitis, mucous colitis, spastic colon, spastic bowel and functional bowel disease.
Massage also can help relax tight muscles and ease tension, which indirectly help with digestion problems such as a spastic colon or constipation.
Delayed release peppermint oil capsules (Colpermin) for the spastic colon syndrome: a pharmacokinetic study.
Sye began practicing yoga after suffering front ulcerated colitis and a spastic colon.
Irritable bowel syndrome is also known as irritable colon and spastic colon.
Through the years, IBS has been called by many names-colitis, mucous colitis, spastic colon, spastic bowel, and functional bowel disease.