Patient Video - Amy’s story: What successes and challenges have you had with managing and treating your IBS?

Amy describes the successes and challenges she has experienced with managing and treating her irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Some of the challenges she faced were acknowledging she had IBS and finding the right healthcare support team. Getting through these challenges enabled her to manage her IBS successfully.

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This educational activity has been developed by the International Foundation for Gastrointestinal Disorders and Mechanisms in Medicine Inc.

This activity is supported by independent educational grants from AbbVie, Ardelyx, and Ironwood Pharmaceuticals.

This website is part of the Animated Patient® series developed by Mechanisms in Medicine Inc., to provide highly visual formats of learning for patients to improve their understanding, make informed decisions, and partner with their healthcare professionals for optimal outcomes.