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What symptoms do you have?
How long you have these symptoms?
Any test done?
Any improvement with lymecycline?
These symptoms can be due to diverticular disease.
Acute diverticulitis is caused by the bacterial infection of the colon pouches.Sometimes, there can be perforation of the pouch causing peritonitis from spread of infection.The root cause is bacterial infection.
You will need antibiotic course with ciprofloxacin and metronidazole for a week.
CT scan of abdomen with contrast is recommended sooner than later in hospital for diagnosis. This can come through food or water.Sometimes, the bacteria in the colon may become aggressive as well.Constipation, improper diet are common causes of diverticular disease.These factors can be addressed by high fiber diet.Stool softeners like metamucil, methyl cellulose can be used to ensure regular bowel movement.Probiotics also help to promote good colon health.Probiotic substitute the bad bacteria in the colon with friendly bacteria.Foods high in fiber include vegetables, fruits, nuts, legumes (beans, peas and lentils), whole-wheat flour and wheat bran.Initially you should cook your vegetables well to make the fibers soluble for easy digestion.
Yes probably with dietary changes
Try a bland diet for now and you can take a probiotic daily.
Simethicone tablet every 6 hours may help with bloating
Omeprazole can be taken 20 mg daily