9 months after my colostomy. I never had a problem other than a little leaking under the wafer before I found the proper wafer. But omg, I ate a whole avocado the other night, had no idea it had given me the flying poopies and woke with a pouch about
to burst. I barely made it to the loo and when I unclipped it at the bottom KABAM, it exploded. I was up for a couple of hours cleaning the bathroom, throwing away the rug, doing laundry, cleaning myself up. I feel so proud to belong to the club of those who experienced icky blow outs!
I know people have said don't take immodium when you have a colostomy but I had miles to go before I slept (again) yesterday and needed not to be sick so I took one. That was 24 hours ago and I've had zero output. Should I be worried or is that about
I'm also having low level 'menstrual' cramps which is a mild version of the excruciating cramps I had which led me to the ER in december for emergency surgery due to perforation caused by diverticulitis. Has anyone had this sort of mild pain down there. Is it cause for alarm?? I'm way past the menstrual cramp age so dat ain't it.