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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Normal: It happens to the best of us. Try minimizing or eliminating red meat from you diet.

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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tonya Fordham
21 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: Different digestive symptoms handle food differently. There is meds that can absorb air and help you with flactuance. If this is a problem for you try ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Howard Eskanazy
23 years experience in Family Medicine
Certain foods: Some foods like beans and cabbage as well as some fruits might increase flatulence, so keeping a food diary might help sort this out. Keep in mind th ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Flatus: Passing gas is a normal function of the human body. If excessive - get checked.
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Irving Harper
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Gas x is simethicone. Simethicone helps break up gas bubbles in the gut. Taket by mouth, usually after meals and at bedtime . Swallow the capsules ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: Gas production is common with cabbage, broccoli, brussel sprouts, broccoli, asparagus, cucumber, peppers, apples, raisins, prunes, bananas, avocados ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
44 years experience in Emergency Medicine
TeenyWeenyPoopers...: Little farts, little burps, little drools, little hiccups, little ticks, little picks, little scratches, little pokes, little coughs, little sniffles, ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shiroko Sokitch
36 years experience in Holistic Medicine
No: How large your body is doesn't affect whether you pass gas a lot. You have other reasons. You might be large because you don't digest well, which mig ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience in Psychiatry
As above: Could be hemorrhoid , colitis or others , u may in need of colonoscopy.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clare Wilmot
Specializes in General Surgery
Unlikely: If haemorrhoids are large, they still allow gas to pass, unless the person is nervous about soiling themselves and it is a learned reflex... Need some ... Read More
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