Diverticulitis can cause severe abdominal pain, fever and nausea as well as changes in the bowel habits. If your symptoms are mild, you may be treated at home to control or reduce the chance of having additional attacks. Some people will notice an improvement after a day or a few days, although it can take around a month to fully feel the benefits. It is still important that you finish the complete course of treatment, even if you are feeling better. Knowledge with treatments for acute diverticulitis can prevent long-term damage, which requires surgery.
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