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Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is one of the most common intestinal disorders, affecting about 7 to 10 out of 100 people in the world.1 But most people who have IBS don't see a doctor for their symptoms.
IBS is twice as common in women as in men.1
Last Revised: April 26, 2012
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