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Abdominal Pain On Empty Stomach (Overview)

Abdominal pain on an empty stomach is a symptom in which a person has tummy pains in between meals. This usually means that the ill condition is present even when the person has not eaten. Some conditions usually happen AFTER a person has eaten, such as gall stone disease.


Abdominal Pain On Empty Stomach (Overview)

Abdominal pain on an empty stomach is a symptom in which a person has tummy pains in between meals. This usually means that the ill condition is present even when the person has not eaten. Some conditions usually happen AFTER a person has eaten, such as gall stone disease.


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3 weeks w/ sharp upper left abdominal pain that comes & goes, wakes me up at night, worse on empty stomach, periodically relieved if i eat. Help?

3 weeks w/ sharp upper left abdominal pain that comes & goes, wakes me up at night, worse on empty stomach, periodically relieved if i eat. Help?

Gastroenterologist: A gastroenterologist may give you a definitive diagnosis. In your age, especially if at school and stressed out, it could be developing ulcers of the stomach or just some reflux. Make sure you see a doctor. ...Read more

Dr. Joshua Batt Dr. Batt
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Managing Neck Pain (Checklist)

Use pain medication as directed
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Avoid fast movements
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See your doctor if your neck pain hasn't improved in 1 week
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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias Dr. Zacharias
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Abdominal pain on empty stomach (Tip)

Losing a little weight and strengthening your abdominal and back muscles can cure you! ...See more

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Managing Knee Pain (Checklist)

Try to determine the cause
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Write down severity, duration, location (front/back of knee, etc.)
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If swollen, ice the knee with a bag of ice, bag of frozen peas, etc.
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See a doctor
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For a week now I have this weird upper stomach ache that's worse when I have an empty stomach. What could be the cause?

For a week now I have this weird upper stomach ache that's worse when I have an empty stomach. What could be the cause?

Upper abd.ache: Gastrititis(inflamed stomach lining), peptic ulcer, pancreatitis,or even gall bladder pathology are possibilities. If a bland, low fat diet,avoidance of caffeine,alcohol and tobacco, and taking antacids like maalox as well as daily prilosec or nexium (esomeprazole) don't relieve your symptoms, consult your physician or a gastroenterologist for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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How can I cure a stomach ache caused by taking zinc on an empty stomach?

How can I cure a stomach ache caused by taking zinc on an empty stomach?

Too easy...: One - drink water, then eat something. If necessary after that, take a general antacid, such as riopan or mylanta. Two - don't do that again. Good luck. ...Read more

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Abdominal pain on empty stomach (Tip)

Strengthen your core muscles and lose weight, especially on your belly! ...See more

Dr. Robert Kent Dr. Kent
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Managing Pain from Cancer (Checklist)

Ask oncologist to refer you to cancer pain specialist
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Ask pain specialist about both interventional and medication options
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If pancreatic cancer, ask about a celiac plexus block
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If neuropathy, request trial of ketamine-based topical creams
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Right upper abdominal pain for weeks?

Right upper abdominal pain for weeks?

Depends: Without knowing more, it is difficult to say what the cause is, however it can be related to your gallbladder (gallstones) or stomach (ulcer disease). You should contact your pcp to gather more information and possibly run some tests like an ultrasound. ...Read more

Dr. Keegan Duchicela Dr. Duchicela
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Abdominal pain on empty stomach (Tip)

Build up your core muscles with abdominal crunches to help prevent back strains! ...See more

Dr. Robert Kent Dr. Kent
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Living with Ongoing Pain (Checklist)

Be sure correct diagnosis is made
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Only go to a pain physician trained to treat chronic pain
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Continue to look for more therapies that might be right for you
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Keep moving. Do not let pain sideline you. Pain will only get worse.
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What to do for upper abdominal pain!?

What to do for upper abdominal pain!?

Abdominal pain: There are numerous causes of abdominal pain. Best bet is to see your doctor to help sort it out. ...Read more

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What could be causing upper abdominal pain?

What could be causing upper abdominal pain?

Many: Need more history and information. Possibilities would be heartburn from reflux, stomach inflammation (gastritis), stomach ulcer, gallbladder, pancreatitis, and other possibilities. Would need to see a doctor for an examination. ...Read more

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Abdominal pain on empty stomach (Tip)

Lose all the weight you can! a protruding abdomen increases lordosis and facet arthritis pain. ...See more

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Managing Back Pain (Checklist)

Lose weight
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Reduce stress by moving gracefully with tai chi, yoga, or dance
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Increase flexibility with gentle exercises and/or physical therapy
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Gradually increase muscle tone and strength to support your back
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Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


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Abdominal Pain (Definition)

Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the ...Read more