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A 24-year-old female asked:

My stomach always feels bubbly and i consistently want to fart. my doctor said that i'm lactose intolerance but it even bubbles now. please help???

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
Pediatrics 23 years experience
Try lactaid: Try lactaid pills with your dairy or drink lactaid milk and see if you see a difference. If you do then you most likely do have lactose intolerance. There is also a lactose breath hydrogen test you could do.
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Besides Lactaid, there is Dairy Ease for the same purpose. Also, more makers of dairy products are coming out with lactose-free products, e.g. yogurt, ice cream.
Feb 2, 2015
Last updated Feb 3, 2015

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