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i was told i had this abt 3 weeks ago, i had aweek of antibiotics from my gp which eased the pain but was still there, then got admitted after a ct scan  stayed in overnight on drips and discharged next day with co-amoxiclav , which i started on thursday. still getting bab pains in morning till ive been a toilet a few times, is this the norm. i thought all the pain would have gone by now. the ct scan showed diverticlitus but with out complications

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    Is this ur first diverticulitis attack? My first attack cleared up about a week after antibiotics stopped but I started feeling a bit better after a few days. Don’t ignore the DD diets, pay attention to ur fiber intake, it’s important with DD. Check out the information on these forums, very helpful.

    good luck, take care

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    Hi I have suffered like you for quite a few years now, I have had colonoscopy's Sigmoidoscopy now waiting for my MRI scan results? I have never been given any medication? I feel unwell when I get a bout of it, nausea  tummy pain keep having to use the loo & light headed feeling generally unwell. Just got over a bout of it. I drink plenty of water take Paracetamol & try to rest, I hate it.

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