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What is the best way to alleviate gas and bloating?

What is the best way to alleviate gas and bloating?

Here's some ideas: Usually there are foods that incite this. The best thing to do is to take a stepwise approach to figuring out which foods are the culprits and avoiding them. Be sure you rule out dairy products, as you may be lactose intolerant. Avoid carbonated drinks as well. Of course, there are a variety of over-the-counter products that are designed to reduce intestinal gas (ie beano). ...Read more

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Gas (Definition)

In a medical context, "having gas" refers to having too much gas in the bowels. This causes burping, cramps in the belly, ...Read more


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Best probiotic for gas and bloating?

Best probiotic for gas and bloating?

There is no one best: Better to take capsules with high count bacteria (10 billion of more), and ones with more strains of good bacteria (B10- or more). More convenient and better than drinks. Save your money! ...Read more

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Best remedy for gas/ bloating?

First find cause: Irritable bowel syndrome (ibs) is associated w/ abdominal discomfort, altered /alternating stool pattern, accompanying nausea, bloating, gassiness. Often improved by stooling, ibs is defined by changes in perception of gut distension, motility, sensation. Diet & emotional stress play significant roles. Need however to rule out first inflammation, ischemia, dysmotility & infection before treatment. ...Read more

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What is thd best type of probiotics and dose for bloating and gas? Thanks and please explain

What is thd best type of probiotics and dose for bloating and gas? Thanks and please explain

Yogurt: There are many different probiotics available but they basically just lactobacillus bacteria that you get from eating live yogurt like Activia ...Read more

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What is the best brand of probiotics that won't cause gas and bloating?

What is the best brand of probiotics that won't cause gas and bloating?

Good bugs...: There are 3 brands of probiotics I recommend to my patients depending on the indication: vsl#3 for colitis, florastor for diarrhea, and align for gas and bloating. Good luck! ...Read more

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What is the best way to relieve bloating and gas during menstruation?

What is the best way to relieve bloating and gas during menstruation?

MEDS FOR GAS RELIEF: Simethicone which is sold under many different names is the best med for gas and is available over the counter. ...Read more

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Best foods to help with gas, bloating and abdominal pain?

Don't: Over dose self on fiber as excess fiber beyond 20-25 grams will cause your symptoms. Eat the proper foods and drink 80-100 oz caffeine free/alcohol free fluid daily and don't waste money on fiber supplements. Don't do carbonated or use straws both of which add gas to your system ...Read more

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What helps bloating and gas?

What helps bloating and gas?

Diet: You should identify and avoid foods that cause your symtoms. Using a regular antacid (liquid, or chewable) should reduce your issues very quickly. ...Read more

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I have gas and bloating for a month?

Diet: For now the only thing you can do from your side is watch your diet, there are many sites you can find in the net regarding foods more related to bloating and gas, but here is one http://www. Everydayhealth. Com/digestive-health/foods-that-cause-excessive-gas. Aspx
there are some over the counter meds that can help you in the meantime such as gas x, but if it doesn't improve, go an see your doctor. ...Read more

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How can you help me stop bloating and gas?

See doctor: First we have to find the cause. You may be lactose intolerant, for instance, or for some other reason. Keep a diet diary for two weeks to see if you can come up with an answer. In the meantime schedule an appointment with a gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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Does taking amoxiciilan cause bloating or give you gas?

Maybe: Antibiotics can alert the gut flora (bacteria in the intestine) and side effects can include nausea, bloating, diarrhea and gas. Try taking a probiotic (healthy bacteria). ...Read more

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I have extreme gas and bloating and discomfort. What can I do?

Needs evaluation.: It's difficult to tell whether your symptoms might be dietary in origin or they could be due to a serious problem such as intestinal obstruction. Depending upon the underlying cause of your symptoms, they could represent an emergency. You should go to an emergency medical facility immediately. ...Read more

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What can be done when you have a lot of gas and bloating? Constantly, no matter what?

What can be done when you have a lot of gas and bloating? Constantly, no matter what?

Many causes: Gas and bloating has many causes1excessive swallowed air2 certain foods like carbonated beverages, spicy fried or fatty foods, broccoli, cabbage, onions, beans, apple or prune juice, fried food, sorbitol, manitol, found in many low carb/sugar free foods. Certain behaviors like talking while chewing, chewing gum, tight fitting garments, smoking/chewing tobacco. Medical causes lactose intolerance. Avoid milk. ...Read more

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Recently started eating more and more fibre. Ever since have had bad bloating and gas. How can I stop this?

Recently started eating more and more fibre. Ever since have had bad bloating and gas. How can I stop this?

Decrease /change: You should start with a small amount and gradually go up on the dose. Sometimes a change of brand will help. ...Read more

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I recently increased by proboitic dosage and have gas and bloating. How long should this last? Should I go back to my previous dosage?

I recently increased by proboitic dosage and have gas and bloating. How long should this last? Should I go back to my previous dosage?

Gas/ bloating: Appears to be likely as a side effect to the recent increase of probiotics. Would suggest going back to previous dose. ...Read more

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I have lots of gas and bloating. Need ideas on something to take?

I have lots of gas and bloating. Need ideas on something to take?

Find cause first: First one has to identify the cause of the problem before treatment can be advised. ...Read more

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Do avocados cause gas and bloating?

They can: Gas production is common with cabbage, broccoli, brussel sprouts, broccoli, asparagus, cucumber, peppers, apples, raisins, prunes, bananas, avocados and melons. ...Read more

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What are the ways that gallstones cause gas and bloating?

Symptoms: Gallstones can irritate the lining of the gallbladder & can partially block the emptying of bile from the gallbladder after eating. The body translates that as a pressure or a full uncomfortable feeling. That can feel like a full, bloated, gassy feeling especially worse after larger meals or eating fatty greasy foods. ...Read more