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Doctor insights on: Abdominal Bloating And Hashimotos Disease

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Can hashimotos cause abdominal bloating?

Can hashimotos cause abdominal bloating?

Unlikely: Severe untreated low thyroid levels may cause this but if you are properly treated, the abdominal symptoms would be unrelated. ...Read more

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Abnormal bloating and heavy feeling lower abdomen for 2 years. Hashimotos gluten dairy refined sugar free. Itchy feet. Is it sibo? Probiotics help?

Abnormal bloating and heavy feeling lower abdomen for 2 years. Hashimotos gluten dairy refined sugar free. Itchy feet. Is it sibo? Probiotics help?

Elimination process: Eliminating certain foods one at a time will be a practical first approach to take. Other causes could include constipation, thyroid disease, diabetes or gynecological problems. It is worth looking into all the other causes by consulting your doctor. ...Read more

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Hypothyroid & hashimoto's, always bloated, can't lose weight. On Synthroid (thyroxine) & small amount of cytomel. How do I reduce bloating & lose at least 10 lbs?

Hypothyroid & hashimoto's, always bloated, can't lose weight. On Synthroid (thyroxine) & small amount of cytomel. How do I reduce bloating & lose at least 10 lbs?

Diet and exercise: If your thyroid hormone and TSH levels are normal than you just have to do what the rest of the world does to lose weight. Do not increase thyroid replacement - that weight loss is muscle, not fat. ...Read more

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I Have hashimotos and lately I have bloating in my stumic and legs, feet and hands are retaining water. I had test done on my gallbladder =negative?

I Have hashimotos and lately I have bloating in my stumic and legs, feet and hands are retaining water. I had test done on my gallbladder =negative?

Hypothyroidism: Sounds like you some of the symptoms of hypothyroidism. If you are taking thyroid supplement that needs to be adjusted after having a thyroid function test done. ...Read more

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Hypothyroid/hashimoto's. Levels low. Constant bloating, distended belly, water retention. Tried more water, fiber helped little. What else can I do?!

Hypothyroid/hashimoto's. Levels low. Constant bloating, distended belly, water retention. Tried more water, fiber helped little. What else can I do?!

See your doc: If your thyroid levels are low you may need to adjust the dose of your replacement. It sounds as though your symptoms are consistent with an inadequately treated underactive thyroid. Even if your levels were relatively normal, your meds may still need adjusting while you continue to have symptoms. ...Read more

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Trouble producing and understanding speech, tiredness, hands stiffness, bloating, obesity and water retention. Have Hashimoto`s, epilepsy, prolactinoma, PCOS.

Trouble producing and understanding speech, tiredness, hands stiffness, bloating, obesity and water retention. Have Hashimoto`s, epilepsy, prolactinoma, PCOS.

Start at Some Basics: No easy answers from a distance. However, for obesity, PCOS &? helpful for seizures, go all HFLC foods & eliminate ~all carbs. Carbohydrate means sugar, both simple & complex, & these are biggest food drivers of the 1st 2 issues & may ↑ 3rd. Study: Big Fat Lies, MGovern's Report, Mary Enig, Science for Smart People, Gary Taubes, Peter Attia, NuSI. Org, FatChance. Html, DietDoctor. Com, Paleo, etc. ...Read more

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Trouble producing and understanding speech, tiredness, hands stiffness, bloating, obesity and water retention. Have Hashimoto`s, epilepsy, prolactinoma, PCOS?

Trouble producing and understanding speech, tiredness, hands stiffness, bloating, obesity and water retention. Have Hashimoto`s, epilepsy, prolactinoma, PCOS?

Aphasia: Difficulty comprehending or producing spoken language may be related to your epilepsy in most left-handed people and virtually all right-handed people one would expect to see worsening of your ability to communicate if you have subclinical seizure activity going on in your left frontal or left temporal lobe maybe time to have a visit with your neurologist maybe get another EEG or labs (or both) ...Read more

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What could cause colon diseases (specifically colitis and ulcerative colitis) and abdominal bloating problems?

What could cause colon diseases (specifically colitis and ulcerative colitis) and abdominal bloating problems?

SIJ Subluxation: ? About intestinal spasm causing inflammation, bleeding, & bloating. These are symptoms along a spectrum from mild (IBS) to severe diarrhea (Crohn's) to bleeding (Ulcerative Colitis). The likely etiology of these disorders are varying degrees of autonomic dysfunctions. IBS-D reflects parasympathetic overdrive & IBS-C reflects sympathetic overdrive. ...Read more

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Why is Gaviscon good for abdominal bloating?

Why is Gaviscon good for abdominal bloating?

In a nutshell: The active ingredient in Gaviscon is simethacone. This is a surfactant that basically " breaks up gas bubbles" thus relieving bloating caused by "gas build up". ...Read more

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What is the best remedy to cure abdominal bloating? Drug maybe?

What is the best remedy to cure abdominal bloating? Drug maybe?

Abdominal bloating: There are lots of reasons (some quite concerning) for abdominal discomfort /bloating, but not all of them are due to the GI tract. Also, functional syndromes may be present without underlying inflammation or structural pathology. Check with your doctor for examination & treatment options, particularly since your problem may be ongoing. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of my abdominal bloating in my upper GI area?

What could be the cause of my abdominal bloating in my upper GI area?

IBS: Abdominal bloating is considered to be a subset of irritable bowel syndrome but you will need to be evaluated for other causes like reflux, gallstones, pancreatic problems, gyn problems if female and kidney problems.
Once work up is negative options are probiotics, antispasmodics and a new treatment with antibiotic rifaximin. Consult your doctor for options. ...Read more

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What causes lower abdominal bloating after very little eating/drinking?

Irritible bowels: Irritable bowel sysndrome causes all your anxiety to play out in your gut. If you are unaware that you are not coping well with your troubles or good fortune either way your abdomen will let you know. Meditation is quite helpful as well as insight and a routine exercise schedule. Avoid drugs that slow the gut such as valium, pain pills or smoking. Carbonated drinks contribute to bloating also. ...Read more

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Excessive abdominal bloating and I'm often very uncomfortable because of it. What type of help should I seek?

Primary Care: You need to start with your primary care/family doctor about your symptoms and most of the time after taking a detailed history and doing physical exam he/she may be able to treat the cause of bloating. If he feels you need teasts he/she can order and sometime he/she may refer you to a gastroenterologist if you need endo/colonoscopy and expert opinion. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for abdominal bloating?

What is the treatment for abdominal bloating?

IBS: Abdominal bloating is considered to be a subset of irritable bowel syndrome but you will need to be evaluated for other causes like reflux, gallstones, pancreatic problems, gyn problems if female and kidney problems.
Once work up is negative options are probiotics, antispasmodics and a new treatment with antibiotic rifaximin. Consult your doctor for options. ...Read more

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How can I alleviate abdominal bloating?

How can I alleviate abdominal bloating?

Depends: Bloating may be the result of hormones when it happens just before your menses. It can be related to your diet. Some people develop diet allergies later in life. Allergy to dairy is a good example. Some women talk a lot during eating and the air is swallowed and it causes bloating. If bloating becomes constant and persistent it should be investigated by your physician. ...Read more

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What can cause upper abdominal bloating?

What can cause upper abdominal bloating?

Get help for bloat: There are lots of reasons for abdominal bloat/pain, and not all of them are due to the GI tract. Even "functional" syndromes may be present without underlying "disease." if pain with meals consider peptic (acid), biliary, or pancreatic disease. If bleeding or tenderness is present, this suggests inflammation, ischemia, or infection. Evaluation is warranted. ...Read more

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Is there anything that can cause severe abdominal bloating?

Diet: Carbonated drinks, beans, pain pills, valium type drugs, and irritable bowels cause this. The gut releases hormones and sends them to the brain, work on coping with problems, avoiding drama, and ask for help with insight, meditation, and find out if you are anxious. Get help with these issues. If this is a one time problem see your doctor for an infection. Diarrhea may also occur. ...Read more

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What can lead to, or is associated with Abdominal bloating?

What can lead to, or is associated with Abdominal bloating?

The following cause or are associated with Abdominal bloating:: Celiac Disease, Diverticulosis, Gastroesophageal reflux disease, Gastroparesis, Hairy cell leukemia, Infant feeding disorders, Irritable bowel syndrome, Jet lag, Premenstrual syndrome, Scleroderma, Silent thyroiditis, Tropical sprue, Fibroid, Colonic diseases, Diverticulitis, Gluten insensitivity, Leaky gut syndrome, Dysautonomia, Gas, Flatulence, Esophagitis, Mesothelioma, Alpha thalassemia, Thalassemia, Enlarged spleen, Gallbladder diseases. ...Read more

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I'm having *severe* abdominal bloating how should I address this?

Bloating: Don't drink fluids while eating, don't eat fast, avoid dairy products & wheat, avoid fizzy drinks & too much sugar/salt, don't chew gum, avoid apples/peaches/pears, avoid gasy foods such as beans/cabbage/onions/broccoli/asparagus/brussel sprouts, eat more fiber. ...Read more

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I have been experiencing abdominal bloating for a week now. What could be the possible problem?

I have been experiencing abdominal bloating for a week now. What could be the possible problem?

Belly bloating: There are lots of reasons for abdominal discomfort & bloating, & not all of them are due to the GI tract. Even "functional" syndromes may be present without underlying "disease." however psbo (paralyzed gut) due to metabolic & inflammatory conditions nearby (like an untreated infection of the urinary tract)must be considered & addressed. Check with your doctor for examination & treatment options. ...Read more

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Lupus abdominal bloating?

Not likely!: Sle rarely involves the abdomen, except liver. More likely medication issues or unrelated problem. ...Read more

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Can ab 12 deficiency cause abdominal bloating?

Yes it's possible.: Follow up with ur pcp and GI if symptoms worsen. Take care! Http://www. M.webmd. Com/food-recipes/guide/vitamin-b12-deficiency-symptoms-causes. Http://www. M.webmd. Com/heartburn-gerd/tc/gas-bloating-and-burping-topic-overview. ...Read more

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Does a change in sleep position cause abdominal bloating?

Does a change in sleep position cause abdominal bloating?

It can: Sleeping in certain positions, namely stomach can increase likelihood of swallowing air because the esophagus (tube leading to stomach) remains opened. On back the airway and gravity mostly collapse this tube. ...Read more

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What can I take to relive constipation and lower abdominal bloating?

A few things: For constipation, I suggest two regimens: for acute treatment you can try magnesium oxide or milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) (over the counter). For chronic treatment, higher fiber sources (psyllium husk, flax seed or chia seed powder, konjac starch) & green/leafy vegetables help. Drink plenty of water & adequate amount of probiotics (yogurt or the capsules) to avoid bloating. For treatment of bloating, try gasx. ...Read more

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What are the common causes of intermittent abdominal bloating/distention?

What are the common causes of intermittent abdominal bloating/distention?

Constipation, etc...: A person who feels bloated (in the tummy) off and on is not normal, especially if the bloating is new. A doctor can evaluate to figure out the cause. Problems can be due to eating things the person cannot digest. Some parasites cause bloating. More serious causes of bloating include a build-up of fluid in the abdomen due to kidney disease, liver problems, heart failure, abdominal cancers, etc... ...Read more

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If I will pain in my lower right stomach, with some level of abdominal bloating, what could I do?

Hard to say: Hard to say without seeing you in person. You may have something as simple as constipation. If you have severe pain, fever, or unremitting symptoms see a doctor. ...Read more