Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)Diet, lifestyle and medicines

overview

Irritable bowel syndrome is a common condition affecting the digestive system.

symptoms

Symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome include stomach cramps, bloating, diarrhoea and constipation. These may come and go over time.

treatments_overview

You can usually help ease irritable bowel syndrome by making changes to your diet and lifestyle, such as avoiding things that trigger your symptoms.

Page last reviewed: 09/10/2017
Next review due: 09/10/2020