U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 39-year-old member asked:

I drank a large glass of milk this morning probably about 10 hours ago. now i feel bloated and am farting a lot. could this be due to the milk?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. You Sung Sang
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology 32 years experience
Possibly: Could be signs of lactose intolerance. If you experience the same symptoms with other milk products such as cheese and ice cream. Then it is very likely. A trial of lactaid pills may be helpful.

Related questions

A 42-year-old member asked:
What iss generally considered better: drinking a glass of milk or taking a calcium supplement?
1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
A 42-year-old male asked:
Can drinking one glass of FULL CREAM MILK everyday increase the formation of gallbladder stones?
1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
A 47-year-old member asked:
How do I get chronic flatulence if I already stopped drinking milk?
1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Last updated Dec 15, 2013


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.