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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Yusuf Erskine
31 years experience Holistic Medicine
It can be: Depending on the severity of your lactose intolerance and how much dairy products you consume without lactaid support, you may have periods of abdomin ... Read More
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Dr. Lonna Larsh
29 years experience Family Medicine
Gas: I agree with dr erkine, but i want to add that often it is not at all painful. Many times people just have excessive gas and flatulance, which may no ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
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39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Avoid dairy / get rx: Avoid dairy products that cause symptoms can consume lactose free dairy or use otc meds 2 help, if doesn't work c ur doctor or gastroenterologist, goo ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: 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 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: What is the question? Lactose intolerance does not appear out of no where at age 46.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Axel Martinez-Irizarry
16 years experience Family Medicine
Dairy Products: The principal symptom of lactose intolerance is an adverse reaction to products containing lactose (primarily milk), including abdominal bloating and ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Gas, bloating cramps: Gas, bloating and cramps are most common. Diarrhea is much less common.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hosamane Prabhakara
Specializes in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma
Usually by diarrhea : Usually presents with diarrhea following milk ingestion .Usually no vomiting .Stool test can be done by checking stool for sugars and high acidity(ph) ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Lactose intolerance: Generally speaking, once you have it, it does not go away. Use lactaid tablets when you ingest dairy products.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
GI symptoms: Common symptoms of lactose intolerance from a deficiency of lactase are: bloating stomach pain or cramps gurgling or rumbling sounds in your belly ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Carter
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Abdominal Pain: Lactose intolerance causes abdominal pain and cramping, gas, nausea and/ or diarrhea.

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