Quoting Sonia[MOBAS]:" I have never taken any meds for IBS. I was told it was from the foods I eat, not that that has stopped me."
Quoting IDGAF ❤:" Ohh ok. Yea see mine just acts up when it wants, it isn't from anything I eat."
Quoting she nan igans:" I am actually on Prozac. I also take muscle relaxers (flexeril) at night when I need them for sleeping. ... [snip!] ... easy day in the house, and try not to overdo it when I'm having good days or else i'll end up having bad days later, you know?"
Quoting IDGAF ❤:" I heard anti-depressants can help with pain, I think I will look into taking some to manage pain. Does it ease your pain a bit?"
Quoting shes*almost*one!:" Can you get on a pain clinic? Yeah narcotics suck but it will help you live a normal life"
Quoting she nan igans:" It really does. I rarely take anything else (Ibuprofen sometimes). I make sure to take, even 5 or 10 ... [snip!] ... even 5 or 10 minutes aday, to relax also. I try to keep stress low. Stuff like that helps a lot. Some is just outlook also. "
Quoting IDGAF ❤:" True. Well when my daughter goes to sleep is when I relax usually. My mom takes Cymbalta for her pain ... [snip!] ... for her pain & she says it makes a HUGE difference. I just don't know of any antidepressants safe for breastfeeding."
Quoting she nan igans:" Yeah, I've heard cymbalta is good. \Lyrica also. There are acutally a LOT of options. Welbutrin can ... [snip!] ... You just have to find something that will work. I think a few can be taken while breastfeeding. I'd talk to your Dr about it."