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Why does my stomach hurt when I wake up

A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 40 years experience
Morning belly pain: The longevity & situational nature of your symptoms argues against a mechanical problem, suggesting such entities as diabetes with gut neuropathy, at... Read More

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 40 years experience
Interesting, but...: ...We're going to need a little more help from you. We can have your answer if you tell us: the location of your pain, its intensity, duration, timing... Read More
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Check for ulcer: An ulcer or GERD which may be causing your symptoms. Need to get checked out.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Stomach pain : I have noted this with the patients who have a hiatal hernia and overweight. The pressure due to the angulation while sleeping from an enlarged abdome... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shaban Faruqui
Specializes in Gastroenterology
Long list: Even though morning stomach pain is probably nothing to worry about, you shouldn’t ignore a severe ache that doesn’t go away. Persistent pain could in... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
Dermatology 30 years experience
There are so many: reasons, including stomach ulcer, but i would never guess. I would make appointment to see your primary care doctor who might suggest you start Zantac... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Shapiro
Specializes in Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
Many causes do this: You need to see your physician for an evaluation. Some m. edicines do this, especially aspirin or drugs like Advil (ibuprofen). Some people have ul... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 40 years experience
Please get checked: "stomach pain" can be caused by lots of things & may indeed originate outside the GI tract. Further evaluation is in order before anyone can answer "w... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
We can't explain: why you have abdominal pain so often. This would require a medical history, physical examination & possibly other studies.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Many possibilities: There are many causes to abdominal pain, and a more thorough history and physical exam may help to diagnose your problem. Sometimes labwork and other... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
Psychiatry 40 years experience
Reflux?: You may have gerd with some of the stomach acid leaking into your esophagus when lying down. This is worse if you eat prior to going to bed. Try ele... Read More