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A 24-year-old male asked:

I was just on a low carb diet and was constipated. since ending the diet, which lasted a month, my gas has smelled really bad. will it get better?

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Dr. Su Fairchild
Integrative Medicine 24 years experience
Probiotics: You may need more probiotics and more fiber in your diet.
Dr. Steven Charlap
Holistic Medicine 37 years experience
Not necessarily: The gas may be from one of the foods you are eating. Try eliminating one food at a time and see if gas goes away. If it does, try the food again to see if it comes back to know for sure.

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Last updated Jun 6, 2014

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