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Body swelling after eating
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowleranswered
Psychiatry 27 years experience
If this is a pattern: Then you might have an allergy to chocolate or one of the ingredients in the chocolate food you are eating. Would recommend holding off on eating choc... Read More
4.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Harwoodanswered
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 47 years experience
Allergic Reaction: Sounds like it's probably an allergic reaction to something you ate. An antihistamine like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) would be helpful if it is mild. ... Read More
5.6k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 37-year-old female asked:
Causes of constant pressure under left rib and swelling after eating. discomfort increases after i eat a meal?
Abd symptoms: You will need work up done to determine the cause of your problem. It could be pancreas, stomach, guts. Unfortunately, based on the paucity of the inf... Read More
5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacinoanswered
Family Medicine 39 years experience
See your doctor: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic... Read More
5.5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 34-year-old female asked:
I have been diagnosed with ibs. does this cause the pain and pressure after eating and after emptying biwels. plus how do.i get rid of the swelling?
Dr. Warren Wolfeanswered
Family Medicine 60 years experience
Yes: Sounds like typical symptoms of IBS but also one or other problems. Consult with your family physician who may prescribe some tests and/or medication ... Read More
3.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 43-year-old male asked:
TMJ: Chewing gum may have put stress on one of your temporomandibular joints (tmj). Try a warm compress and Ibuprofen to get the discomfort to go away.
5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 25-year-old male asked:
I just had itchy hands and little swelling on face after eating shrimp, i have been eating it for a while and never had a problem. should i do a test?
Dr. John Chiuanswered
Allergy and Immunology 59 years experience
Yes: Since one needs to be sure that you have become allergic to shrimp before you venture to eat it again.
995 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 34-year-old male asked:
I've been getting swelling around my temples (above my cheek bones) after eating. the swelling last around 10 minutes then goes.
Dr. Santiago Roldananswered
22 years experience
Salivary glands.: Some salivary glands get inflamed due to viral infection. Also they may swallow due to obstruction of the "tube" (conduct) that empties saliva into ... Read More
4.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 20-year-old female asked:
Noserious allergies for 4months almost everytime 15 minutes after eating throat feels of closing no one sees or feels swelling i panic they think globus?
Dr. Brian Novickanswered
Allergy and Immunology 45 years experience
Possibly but: It would be unusual to be allergic to "all foods".Since it happens after every meal. Have you seen a GI specialist ? Maybe have a "swallow study"? No... Read More
4.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 58-year-old female asked:
Last night, after eating skittles candy, i started feeling a sore feeling in hole area under left ear, it's about 50% better this morning but still not right... what could this be, and is this something to worry about? no swelling or other symptoms.
Dr. David Ellisanswered
Family Medicine 44 years experience
Gland pain: With stimulus from extreme sour or sweet, your saliva and/or parotid gland could have reacted-like a spasm. Or is some cases it can be a small stone i... Read More
59 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
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