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Stomach cramps

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Coutts ii
25 years experience in Family Medicine
Food poisoning: You may have eaten something that has caused food poisoning. Under cooked chicken, lettuce from a salad bar, or poorly prepaed green beans. Often ... Read More
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Many possibilities: One's doctor can help. Some people get stomach cramps with certain foods, such as foods that they are allergic to, foods that they have an intolerance ... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Derek Farley
23 years experience in Urgent Care
Yes: There are many reasons why men can get stomach cramps. The simple answer is yes men can get stomach cramps.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
It depends: It depends on the cause of the abdominal pain. If this is a chronic problem, it should be evaluated by a doctor.
A male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. Sounds like you are having excessive peristalsis (motility) of your gut which is probably the cause for both your liquid bowel movements and yo ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
?: Stomach cramps don't cause low potassium but diarrhea causes low potassium - you may have the cart before the horse!
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Rasak
32 years experience in Cardiology
Depends: The symptom u describe is vague. More info is needed . Full history and physical , labs , xrays , stool samples, endoscopy , etc may be needed to make ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Chlamydia: Chlamydia does not cause stomach cramps.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience in Internal Medicine
Only if persists: If the pains do not subside in a couple of hrs or the pain worsens would get checked out.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Mcgee
49 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Yes: Certainly during and shortly after radiation treatment to the abdomen, the bowel can be irritable and this would be felt as cramps. However, many oth ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Address the cause: There are many different causes of food borne illness, such as bacterial toxins, chemical toxins, viral, bacterial and parasitic infections etc. Each ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Stomach pain/dizzy: With these symptoms you should consult your doctor, to find out what is causing these symptoms.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Smith
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
Bowel Obstruction: Your symptoms are concerning for a bowel obstruction / obstipation. Would suggest ED evaluation for X-ray of your abdomen and possible other necessary ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alexander Schermer
21 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Food intolerance: You have food intolerance. Talk to your doctor about testing for gluten/egg protein/ lactose intolerance. In the mean time avoid these foods.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mazin Abdullah
14 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Many: Talk to your gyn about the various methods available. Birth control pills may help. Cheap, safe, effective.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Oppenheimer
36 years experience in Neurosurgery
Yes: Yes and yes. Base excess in stomach can cause this due to carbonation.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Machtinger
43 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Skid marks & cramps: Are good. Means the colon is trying to work. He's full of dry, stony stool that is painful to pass. Give mineral oil to lubricate passage 30 ml 2-3x/d ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Constipation: Believe you may have IBS-C, simple constipation. Former possible if genetic predisposition is there.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derek Farley
23 years experience in Urgent Care
Yes: Go to E.R. Now for further follow up if this happened recently. They will likely give you an rx for epi pen (epi pen jr if under age 12). He needs t ... Read More
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