It could be from the weaning off of the medication as well. Sometimes our bodies want to object to that. I hope it gets better for you. You may want to ask your doc about
an antispasmodic, it may be able to help, it could also help your bowels from the stress getting off the xanax.
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Dx: IBS 1989, Diverticulosis 2004, UC 2005, Sjogren's 2006
Meds: Sulfazine EC 1000mg, Mesalamine Enemas, Chlorzoxazone 500mg, Naprosyn 500mg, Symax SL .125mg, Protonix 40mg, Xanax XR 2mg, Miralax 17g, Supplements