U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
India
A 27-year-old male asked:

Continuous and immediate burps after drinking water or eating anything. barrium test, sonography, stool test shows everything normal. what could be th?

3 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Depends!: This is a very uncommon problem, no wonder finding the answer is difficult! The big question appears to be whether you stop burping when you talk out loud or not. Constant burping that can stop when talking or distracted, is called supragastic burping.This is a tic-like disorder, or a motor habit, that can be treatable with behavioral therapies. http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/776875_2
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. Susan Rhoads
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Provided original answer
The other docs are all right also. It depends on how bad the problem is. My take on it was that it was so excessive & persistent that your doc thought you needed a serious workup. But that was my interpretation/impression from your question. If yours is not that bad, what a relief! and you can see from the article how much worse it could be!
Jul 31, 2014
Dr. Ann Agnew
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Probably nothing: It is possible that you are gulping air when you eat or drink water and that is the cause of the burping. These normal tests are reassuring as long as you are not losing weight, vomiting or having abdominal pain
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. Henry Jacobs
Obstetrics and Gynecology 67 years experience
Anxiety?: anxiety can be at the root of it. a swallowing study should be done and possibly and endoscopy.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Jan 19, 2018

Disclaimer:

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.