Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

contracting stomach muscles

A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
General surgeon...: is your best bet
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A member asked:
Dr. Lisa Gardner
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bowel: Your bowel may be tightening causing what appears to be stomach muscles contracting. I would still take a pregnancy test to make sure you’re not pregn ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
Don't exercise your.: Don't exercise your abdomen. But why would you not want abdominal muscle?
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Drewitz
27 years experience Gastroenterology
Hard work...: Developing the abdominal muscles requires lots of exercise... Sit-ups, crunches, leg lifts etc., however, you will not see your abdominal muscles i.e. ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
Site w/100 reasons: http://symptoms.rightdiagnosis.com/cosymptoms/abdominal-muscle-spasm/collapse.htm
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alessandra Bertolucci
33 years experience Ophthalmology
Exercise: Exercise the previous day would do it.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Not important: Strength training is the most important way to tone. Do core strengthening exercises. Minimize carbohydrate intake and adopt a high protein diet.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
It could be: Hernia, abdominal or pelvic tumor, or, as you suggest, just muscle. In any event, show it to a doctor, so that the exact cause could be determined.
A male asked:
Dr. Ravi Nerella
24 years experience Hospital-based practice
At the right age.: Tummy time is good for babies, but it should be at the right age. Should discuss with baby's pediatriacian.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month