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What does it mean when you burp a lot

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
Gastroenterology 37 years experience
Frequent belching: frequent belching may be a sign of gastroesophageal reflux disease. You might consider trying antacids, such as Tums, (calcium carbonate) the next tim... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 41 years experience
May be a problem...: Involuntary belching after a meal is normal, caused by release of swallowed gas after distension of stomach with food. Magenblase syndrome is postpran... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 41 years experience
May be a problem...: Involuntary belching after a meal is normal, caused by release of swallowed gas after distension of stomach with food. Magenblase syndrome is postpran... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
Gastroenterology 37 years experience
Burping: ... Can be a symptom of Gerd. If it is happening frequently, I would consider trying antacids such as Tums (calcium carbonate) initially. If you're ha... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Birendra Tandan
Urology 36 years experience
At your age -probably indigestion. Avoid gaseous or acidic food, eat slowly with your mouth closed and by trial and error avoid foods which cause thes... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 26 years experience
Gut flora: Depending on the diet, individuals may experience periods of gassiness where imbalanced gut flora are producing more gas due to increased fiber or oth... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
53 years experience
Combination: Much of what you describe could be caused by air swallowing and anxiety. Having said that, it is not possible to have confidence in that without seein... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
Family Medicine 46 years experience
Aerophagia: Big word meaning you swallow air. Chew food more slowly and exhale before swallowing.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 58 years experience
Suggests: A partial small bowel obstruction. Or you had gastroparesis and rotting foodstuffs in the upper GI tract. If this occurs again see a GI doctor asap.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eduardo Ibarguen-secchia
Pediatric Gastroenterology 40 years experience
Poor emptying: Sulfur-like burps usually suggest a problem in how your stomach empties. Usually slower than normal. Get it checked, it is not normal.
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