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Lawrenceville, GA
A 33-year-old female asked:

i have stomach pain and always have gas everyday when i awake or asleep. does this have to do with having gerd or acid reflux?

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Dr. Scott Leeth
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I don't think so.: It sounds like you're having intestinal pain as opposed to upper abdominal pain where reflux symptoms exist. Acid reflux generally is not the main source of gas or flatus. This sounds more suspicious for a lower intestinal problems such as constipation or irritable bowel.

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Last updated Sep 2, 2015

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