This is actually a diagnosis based on the syndromes and is marked by acute pain in the abdomen, bloating, alteration of bowel habits and discomfort. This disorder does not have any specific organic cause. Constipation and diarrhea may be the main sources of the disease. It can be classified as IBS-C, IBS-A, and IBS-D. Generally, it occurs after the age of fifty and can be treated gradually as the symptoms come up. The symptoms may include gross hematochezia, weight loss, colitis or inflammatory bowel disease. It can be acquired from heredity too.
Though till date this bowel syndrome does not have a permanent cure yet progress has been made in the field of medical science and thus, step by step diagnosis is possible. Several other situations may tie themselves with this syndrome like bile acid malabsorption, inflammatory bowel disease, functional chronic constipation, small intestinal bacterial growth, mild infections, giardiasis, chronic functional abdominal pain etc.
This disease may not have a direct effect but it continues to linger with pain and fatigue as primary results. People have put their trust on homeopathy medicine system to get relief from such periodic pains, constipation, acid problems, bile problems, fatigue etc.