I feel heavy like that when I'm gettin a flare. It also hurts when you press down on certain areas. I know it's a flare because it hurts no matter if I eat or not. It sometimes feels like I'm carrying a bowling ball in my intestines. Just watch it and make sure you tell your doctor.
Diagnosed with Crohn's in 1995.
Have used Prednisone, Flagyl, and Pentasa in the past.
Now on Imuran/Prednisone - waiting to start Humira.
One stricture in distal ileum.
No surgeries yet.