I had a terrible time with gas a few weeks after surgery. I have got much better now, but for a few months there, I needed to take an extra-strength Gas-X three times a day to control the gas and bloating. I began to take a probiotic, that helped considerably and I was able to taper off the Gas-X. So far, so good....
I have the ability of single-minded determination and accurate project focu....Hey, look, a cat!
Crohn's and UC are pretty darn crappy, but if you can't laugh at yourself, you'll cry.
I'd much rather laugh.
2001 Dx'd with UC. No remission. 5/2008 surgery, removal of 6" of left side colon. Dx changed to Crohn's. Remission for 8-9wks after surgery, symptoms returning after resuming 6MP.