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Bad Breath From Stomach
Can't tell yet: Are there any good stomach pains? Where are they? Where do they go (if anywhere)? What other symptoms are involved? Is there any activity that is associated with their onset or that worsens them? Suggest seeking a pcp or ed doc's opinion. ...Read more
YES though uncommon: Yes, stomach pains can occur from nicotine withdrawal, though it's unusual for them to be bad. It may be related to constipation. Symptoms can start in hours and peak in 2-5 days. Drink lots of water, exercise & eat lots of fruits & vegies. Homeopathic nux vomica (12c or 30c) may really help. You could try nicotine gum. See http://2stopsmokingtips.Com/2011/10/herbal-stop-smoking/ for more ideas. ...Read more
Anxious feeling in chest all night, bubbles in stomach and chest, lower tummy cramps, ache inbetween shoulderblades. My Gerd bad. Can gerd cause this?
Yes: However if all of this is related to Gerd, then use of over-the-counter treatments for Gerd should relieve your symptoms. If not, please see your doctor. ...Read more
Watch your diet: Gas problems that are infrequent can be from poor diet habits. Watch what you eat that causes this. Fried foods commonly are hard to digest. If you frequently get gas pains and stomach aches after many foods it could be a sign of more serious ailments like celiac disease or lactose intolerance. See your doctor if that is the case. ...Read more
Stomach always tight, gurgling noises, occasional stomach pains. Sometimes cant get a full breath. Any coralation between stomach and breathing?
Yes: The diaphragm helps with breathing and anything that prevents or disturbs its movement can affect breathing. See a gastroenterologist for evaluation ...Read more
Gerd, Gas, Ulcer: Though not the most prominent, bad breath from stomach problems can occur. This is because gastrointestinal issues that could lead to bad breath are usually pervasive enough for someone to seek treatment. See your dentist for Halimeter test, diagnosis and bad breath treatment that depends on its cause. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can digestive tract odor gives you bad breath I brush and floss everyday and still bad breath can it be from stomach area release in gases ?
Acid Reflux: Good Question. Excluding for intestinal diseases which would also be associated with weight loss, possibly diarrhea and abdominal pain, the likely cause is acid reflux. Is your tongue brown in the AM? do you experience reflux? Do you eat late in the evening? are you overweight? Try some OTC acid suppressant for a couple weeks at bedtime, like famotidine or omeprazole. ...Read more
What can I take for heavy gas symtoms, blouted stomach, upset stomach pain? I have gas, pain in upper part of stomach from blouting, upset stomach
You : You can try gas-x or beano for your gas and bloating. As far as upset stomach is concerned, try an acid blocker like pepcid, (famotidine) or Prilosec otc is good or even pepto. Also i recommend you schedule a visit with your primary care doctor to make sure you are not dealing with an ulcer, gastritis, etc. You will need a complete evaluation/work up. Best of luck. ...Read more
Can indigestion/acid reflux cause chest tightness & feeling like I cant take a deep breath/shortness of breath?
Unlikely : It's possible, but much less likely than other causes. In general, the chest pain you describe in your age group is more likely to be musculoskeletal (strain or inflammation) or respiratory (viral pneumonia, bronchitis, asthma). However, it could be cardiac or even GI related. You should contact your doctor immediately or go to the closest urgent care/ER if you're having breathing problems. ...Read more
GI symptoms: Gastrointestinal problems have many causes, too many to list here. Please see your General Physician. Take a written list of all your symptoms with you. Also make a written list of everything that you eat and drink. Problem could be from something as simple as a change in diet, a systemic disease, infection, neoplasm, and so many other possibilities. Go get examined. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Shoulder pain. No chest pains or shortness of breath. I'm a hypochondriac so I always assume the worse. I have acid reflux. Trapped gas?
Many things: Many conditions can cause these symptoms, but the most common are indigestion and dietary indiscretion. Other conditions that can bring about these symptoms are reflux disease, gastric and duodenal ulcers, pancreatic disease, esophagitis, gall bladder disease, liver disease, parasitic infection, medication reaction, and the list goes on and on. If the symptoms are of a concern please see a doctor. ...Read more
Nausea, gas, belching, diarrhea, stomach pain, and lots of stomach grumbling. What could all of this be caused from?
Many possibilities: This symptom complex can be the result of a wide variety of conditions. Go see a GI doctor and allow them to evaluate you. This may be very simple, but potentially quite severe. Let them work this up and make you feel better. ...Read more
My stomach swells bad, i have bad nausea and acid reflux with a bad taste in my mouth, belching, gas and pain in upper right under rib &breast bone.
Gallbladder: Bloating, nausea, and right upper quadrant pain are all suggestive of gallbladder disease. An ultrasound of the gallbladder and/or a HIDA scan will show if you have this. See your PCP for the testing. You should also be tested for H. pylori, the cause of most ulcers. You may need referral to a gastroenterologist or general surgeon. ...Read more