mooping aka mucus pooping

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dreamer06
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   Posted 11/5/2010 11:22 AM (GMT -6)   
I had a colostomy 1.5 years ago and am mooping 5+ times a day. This means that even with an ostomy I'm running to the bathroom uncontrollably. I got the colostomy because of abscesses I wasn't going to the bathroom more than 3 or so times a day unless I was in a flare. I am just frustrated because I have an ostomy and yet I'm still running to the bathroom. I spoke to my GI and she said that some people just moop a lot. I feel there is no point having an ostomy if I'm still running to the bathroom. Does anyone else moop a lot, what do you do?

Equestrian Mom
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   Posted 11/5/2010 3:03 PM (GMT -6)   
I did...but then I had a proctocolectomy.

Do you plan on being reconnected at some point? Are you on meds? Meds did a good job of controlling the problem for a long time...but then, like everything else, stopped working.
Crohn’s dx 1989
some terrible years before my
temporary ileo in 2001
Proctocolectomy w/end ileo in 2008
...wish I knew then what I know NOW!

RiddleMeThis
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   Posted 11/6/2010 7:36 PM (GMT -6)   
I've never heard it referred to mooping before! That's wonderful! :) Now I know what to call it :) Myself, I was doing a lot of mooping, not as much as you, but enough to cause concern. I talked to my doctor and I am now taking Lomotil, similar to an Immodium I believe. Before I was mooping about once a day and now I moop about once or twice a week, sometimes longer. At the moment, I haven't mooped in almost two weeks.

Chasblah
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   Posted 11/6/2010 7:51 PM (GMT -6)   
HA HA HA HA HA HA!
i LOVE IT! Mooping!

I still have my rectum, but I moop very seldom. So I'd guess you may still have disease in your rectum.
Chassity
29y. married with one beautiful daughter born 11/20/07
-2002 dx with severe pancolitis u/c; 12/19/08 had total colectomy; 12/25/08 emergency surgery due to abscess-had to redo ileostomy and switch to left side; 2/15/09 found blood clot in superior mesenteric vein (prob. from inf. and surgery inflammation)
Feeling Fabulous Now with my ileostomy!!!!!
Pregnant with second baby due 5/26/11

RiddleMeThis
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   Posted 11/8/2010 5:06 PM (GMT -6)   
From what I was told by several doctors, is that the mooping is caused by the shedding of cells. Darn cells!

fish1
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   Posted 11/9/2010 9:58 PM (GMT -6)   
Ask your Dr. about Canasa. It is a supository that will help control the moop. I use as needed a couple days a week and it helps it .
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