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Best Ways To Relieve Gas
Gas: Ibs or irritable bowel syndrome is different from ibd or inflammatory bowel disease. Ibs is related to spasms in the gastrointestinal tract and can be made worse by stimulating chemicals such as nicotine or caffeine. Also gas production is typically related to what we eat. Several anti-gas medications over-the-counter such as beano or mylicon help. May require prescription strength medication. ...Read more
Couple ways: One way is prevention with otc prep like beeno. 2nd way is to break up large gas bubbles into smaller ones that can be passed more easily; otc products with simethicone (gas-x, for example) will do that. If gas is due to milk intolerance (lactase deficiency), lactase enzyme is available as tablets(lactaid) to be taken b4 meal with dairy products. Lactaid milk has been treated with enzyme. ...Read more
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Various ways do work: If there is a strong family of stomach acidity problems, the doctor will want to know how old those people are, how badly they are affected, what treatments have worked for them, whether or not they have pre-cancerous or cancerous disorders, etc... Usually, the first things done are to test for h. Pylori infection, and to start acid blockers such as Nexium or aciphex (rabeprazole). Diet changes can be helpful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Since yesterday I had been having issues with what seems to be gas pain. Chamomile tea helped. Now I have pain on my lower right side, very sharp pain when I press down. Whats the best way to treat it
Moderate amount of stool in colon and mild ileus. What is the best and fastest way to relieve all this backup of stool and gas? What should I avoid?
Depends on the cause: Ileus means that there is loss of the normal propulsive ability of the gastrointestinal tract - it can be mild or severe, depending on the cause. Many post-op ileus is caused by narcotics taken for pain control. This is often manifest as constipation. The treatment for this is walking, reducing narcotic intake, drinking enough water and on occasion, taking a laxative. ...Read more
I don't go to the bathroom very often , my body holds in gas and bowel movement what's the best way to get rid of it I'm 16 and don't smoke or drink.
What are the best diet/food to control flatulence, IBS and passing gas?Could doing exercise assist me to to be relieved from that?
Intestinal gas: The more fiber there is in your diet, the more gas is produced as well as cramping and maybe pain. Although fiber is healthy for you, it takes getting used to the excess bulk. Adding more yogurt may help, like the ones with bifidus regularis and acidophilus. You can ask your gastroenterologist if an anti-yeast or antibiotic may help to control growth of certain pathogens in the gut. ...Read more
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