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A 77-year-old member asked:

What treatment is available for very freguent and very odorous gas it is so bad i cancel appts so as not to be embarrased?

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Dr. Camil Sader
General Surgery 24 years experience
Flatulence: If this is not your norm, a plausible diagnosis could be giardiasis. A stool sample would identify the problem and Metronidazole would treat it. Seek medical care to also rule out lifestyle or meds as the culprits.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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