A member asked:

Why am i getting severe back pain right after eating a crunchy peanut butter and apple sandwich? how can i fix it? sharp pain that comes and goes.

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Jesse Krakauer answered

Specializes in Endocrinology

Chew your food: B"sd my wife had similar sx's. Endoscopy showed a superficial tear in the distal esophagus. If severe or doesn't resolve you may also need an endoscopy. Also a retained peanut fragment could be involved. Provider may suggest antacid or other med.

Answered 2/18/2016

1.6k views

Thank

Related Questions

Online Primary Care Doctors Accepting New Patients

$44 video appointments available today with a membership as low as $15/month

Book a Video Appointment
Ask your question
Didn't find what you're looking for?

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more.

Ask your question