What Do You Know about IBS with Constipation (IBS-C)?

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What do you know about IBS with constipation (IBS-C)?

A:
IBS has been classified into four main types depending on whether diarrhea is common, constipation is common, both are common, or neither occurs very often (IBS-D, IBS-C, IBS-M, or IBS-U respectively).

There’s no single, best approach to treating IBS-C.

Often, people use a mix of therapies to get relief. They can include changes in diet, exercise, stress management, and medication.

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