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why does eating watermelon hurt my stomach

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Watermelon-tea: Watermelon and tea are not bad for you. Perhaps you have developed an infection or stomach flu. If your symptoms continue , see your primary care pr ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Drewitz
26 years experience Gastroenterology
Food sensitivity: Try following a low-FODMAP diet. There are other sugars e.g. Fructose that you might be intolerant of. Good Luck!
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Sorbitol: Watermelon contains a sugar called sorbitol. People who have a sorbitol intolerance may develop gas, loose stools & GI upset when they eat waterme ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Practically everyone: Has some food intolerance, & may include such innocuous ingestants as water (or watermelon). Reference: elaine shimberg, "relief from ibs".Avoid foods ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shivinder Deol
45 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
Food sensitivity: It is possible that you have developed food allergies or sensitivity to water melons or it could be sensitivity to sprayed chemicals like herbicides o ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Common: Just eating too much watermelon distends the gut more than you'd planned. I admit that i've had watermelon that's so good i've ignored this and been k ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frederick Work
39 years experience General Surgery
Hernia Repair: If you have an umbilical(Belly Button) hernia and you're having pain, you should have surgery to repair the problem. Following surgery and healing, yo ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. You Sung Sang
30 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: Short of an allergic reaction, the skin of raw almonds can be hard to digest and when eaten in excess, cause stomach pains.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Simon
37 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Stomach pain w food: Always hard to diagnose stomach pain, but since we don't realize we are full until about 15 minutes, simple overeating is possible. Try smaller portio ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
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Ulcer?: Some people with ulcers have this type of complaint.C ur pcp.

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