A 42-year-old female asked:
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why does popcorn make my stomach hurt and give me diahrrea?

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Dr. Keegan Duchicela
13 years experience Family Medicine
Popcorn: It may be from the gas that's being produced during digestion. Eating greasy or heavily buttered popcorn can also cause stomach discomfort and maybe some diarrhea.
Answered on Mar 22, 2014

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