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    26 and going for my first colonoscopy for diagnosis
    An_265527 posted:
    I am 26, and have had stomach problems since childhood. And finally I have a colonoscopy scheduled for November 9th. I am excited to finally know what's wrong (they think it's ibs or crohns). But I am also very nervous because of the colonoscopy prep, everyone said it's the hardest part.I was given gavilyte -n to take. I am no t nervous about the procedure just the prep.
    jenishpatel87 responded:
    Do not worry. I also had colonoscopy (sigmoidoscopy) when 2 years back when I was 26. It is not difficult. They said I was having condition of IBS. Then, I followed some medications with peppermint oil tablets and some probiotics like Healthy Trinity. It has been going well since then. I also take care of my stress as they say stress is also one of the factor affecting IBS symptoms. I practice SKY breathing exercise everyday that helped me very well to deal with my stress level and overcome IBS.

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