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can lactose intolerance cause back pain

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Unlikely: Back pain without the typical abdominal symptoms would not be related to lactose intolerance.

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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
35 years experience Pediatrics
Could be either.: Try keeping a log of everything you're eating, your bowel movements and what else is going on in your life. Lactose intolerance typically causes gas a ... Read More
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Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience Neurology
Gluten sensitivity: is a third possibility. I suggest you see your doctor and ask about all of these. You need a good exam to start with. You may need to have some blood ... Read More
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
Both are: possibilities as well as gluten sensitivity and other causes so see a GI.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Lactose intolerance?: Lactose breath testing (objective) or a clinical response to lactase enzyme supplements ;/or milk avoidance (subjective decline in the gassiness ; dia ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Variable: Some people are born without or lose ability to make the enzyme needed to digest lactose, so they will always have intolerance. Some people lose this ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Yes.: Any cheese you buy should be devoid of carbohydrate, but your lucky: swiss, chedder, colby, provolone, parmesgan, romano, etc. Avoid american processe ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Can't digest lactose: A normal person eating a healthy diet including dairy products can get flatulence or bloating. One reason is excess fiber. Since humans don't digest t ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Can't digest lactose: A normal person eating a healthy diet including dairy products can get flatulence or bloating. One reason is excess fiber. Since humans don't digest t ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Gas: Gas produced by lactose intolerance affects individuals differently.In some people the pain may be severe, in others the pain may be mild.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Sure lact intol?: If you are sure the symptoms are due to lactose intolerance, as opposed to lots of other causes, e.g. Ulcers, infection, inflammatory bowel, celiac, p ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosch
48 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Water is fine: Lactose intolerance is a deficiency in the intestines of lactase the enzyme that digests milk's sugar (lactose). Water does not contain lactose theref ... Read More
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