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Easta
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Date Joined Aug 2007
Total Posts : 124
   Posted 12/26/2007 10:44 AM (GMT -6)   
Hello all.

Not too bad at present but, as it is Christmas, ate a tangerine yesterday and the day before. Not, seemingly, a good idea. Had awful trapped wind later in the day - is citrus fruit known for causing this problem?

Hope you all had as pleasant a Christmas as IBS et al will allow. Happy New Year to you also.

Keriamon
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Date Joined Jun 2005
Total Posts : 2976
   Posted 12/26/2007 11:49 AM (GMT -6)   
Yes, orange juice gives me gas. Not as bad as apple juice (which is also acidic, even though it's not a citris fruit), but bad enough that I almost never drink it. In fact, I almost never eat fruit, and when I do, it's cooked. I've cut out all raw fruit and fruit juice.

WHEN you consume something matters as well. I'm worse in the morning, so fruit isn't something I should have then; I MIGHT could tolerate orange juice in the evening.

Tizz
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Date Joined Jul 2007
Total Posts : 48
   Posted 12/28/2007 8:19 PM (GMT -6)   
I haven't been able to touch citrus fruits, especially those from the "Orange" family for many years without them causing a very bad IBS-D attack. I guess citrus is the harshest for our tempramental digestive systems. Only fruit I can really get away with are banana's. Aside from that I can't eat or drink any other kind without repercussions sad
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