Cape Coral, FL
A female asked:
Chewed pack of sorbitol-sweetened gum. had extreme bloat and arm pain elbow to shoulder. arm pain can be caused by gas? i lay down it disappeared. thx
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Pathology 49 years experience
Yes: Arm pain may occur due to gas in the stomach and intestine. As you probably know by now, you need to avoid sorbitol.
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