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Dr. Jay Yepuri
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Bloating Or Abdominal Fullness (Definition)

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After eating, I always feel and look bloated. What could it be?

After eating, I always feel and look bloated. What could it be?

+/- Gastroparesis?: Consider gastroparesis=a slow-emptying stomach that is most symptomatic after the stomach fills from meals. Maybe its functional due to brainstem reflexes induced by eating--often exaggerated in irritable bowel syndrome resulting in altered perception of gut distension, "growling", ;modified transit of food. Sometimes, gastric outlet delay may reflect inflammation, scarring, biliary disease, more. ...Read more

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Why do I get bloated after eating a small-medium size meal?

Why do I get bloated after eating a small-medium size meal?

Air & Reactions: Bloating can be from swallowing considerable air while eating &/or carbonated drinks releasing co2 after ingested. Can also be from personal reactions to certain foods. Change what you eat, stop co2 drinks, walk after eating, etc. There are many other possibilities: e.g. Emotions changing intestinal function, adhesions, excess abdominal fat around organs, diabetes mellitus with gastroparesis, etc. ...Read more

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Why do I feel nauseas after eating and feel really bloated ?

Why do I feel nauseas after eating and feel really bloated ?

Stomach: This could represent gastritis, stomach ulcer or poor digestion. This can be brought on by stress and anxiety. You may need to work on those issues. In the meantime, try some antacids and you might want to try some food enzymes with meals to assist digestion. Probiotics to eliminate lower bowel gas and see your doctor if the problem persists despite these measures. ...Read more

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Why do I always get bloated after eating? How do I prevent this?

Why do I always get bloated after eating? How do I prevent this?

Expasnsion: Cereal, starches, and other foods often expand after it is eaten and absorbs all of the liquid that it can. Sometimes eating more slowly helps you control portion sizes and reduce that bloated feeling. If symptoms persist it would be wise to see your doctor. ...Read more

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Is it normal to feel bloated for an hour or so after eating meals?

Is it normal to feel bloated for an hour or so after eating meals?

+/- Gastroparesis?: Consider gastroparesis=a slow-emptying stomach that is most symptomatic after the stomach fills from meals. Maybe its functional due to brainstem reflexes induced by eating--often exaggerated in irritable bowel syndrome resulting in altered perception of gut distension, "growling", ;modified transit of food. Sometimes, gastric outlet delay may reflect inflammation, scarring, biliary disease, more. ...Read more

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I'm only bloated after eating bananas, it was never like this before.

Think "Cumulatively": Hi,
Something I hear a lot is "I've never had this before"

If you think cumulatively, imbalances add up over time and eventually everyone gets something they have "never had before"

I recommend thinking globally on all intake and output in your life and check with your doctor for common stomach imbalances like gastritis for example.

hope this helps,
-Dr. Neal Schwartz ...Read more

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After eating no matter the size of the meal I always feel bloated is there any cure?

After eating no matter the size of the meal I always feel bloated is there any cure?

Bloated after eating: There can be few reasons you feel this way
1 eating too quickly, drinking through a straw, drinking too fast
2 stress can cause it as your stomach goes into a spasm
3 you may be lactose intolerance
4 eating too much gassy foodslike baked beans, grains and fiber
5 meds some meds can cause talk to your doctor about it
6 not getting enough exercise
7 medical conditions like gastroparesis etc.See your md. ...Read more

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Why do I get bloated after eating? I'm 23 and had this problem my whole life is it normal digestive process?

Why do I get bloated after eating? I'm 23 and had this problem my whole life is it normal digestive process?

No: Not at your age. First keep a food diary to see if there are specific foods triggering the problem. You may also have a hiatal hernia or some gastrointestinal motility issue. See a gastroenterologist. In meanwhile, avoid dairy for a week and see it this problem improves. ...Read more

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I have been getting bloated and nauseous after eating small amounts of food lately, what can be causes of it?

I have been getting bloated and nauseous after eating small amounts of food lately, what can be causes of it?

Which foods?: There may some foods you are sensitive to, and which are not the best for you. These may result in symptoms. One way to track it down is to carefully observe your symptoms paired with the foods you eat. Temporary elimination diets, gradually bringing suspected foods back in ; checking your response, can provide useful info. If it's all foods, definitely see your physician for evaluation. ...Read more

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Lately, I often feel bloated and uncomfortable after eating just a small amount of food. What could be causing this?

Lately, I often feel bloated and uncomfortable after eating just a  small amount of food.  What could be causing this?

Acid reflux: You could have some symptoms of acid reflux. Try taking some Tums (calcium carbonate) or use prilosec. You should see your doctor if symptoms continue. ...Read more

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I notice that rice makes me gassy and bloated. Why is that and any cure? I grew up eating rice as staple food in asia.

I notice that rice makes me gassy and bloated. Why is that and any cure? I grew up eating rice as staple food in asia.

Rice is not cause: Rice is not the cause. Other associated food, milk product, problem with digestive process matters. H pylori, biliary system dysfunction can do it also infection. ...Read more

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Feeling very bloated after eating?

Feeling very bloated after eating?

Some thoughts...: It can be common for people to get a bloated feeling after eating- especially with spicy, acidic or heavy foods, caffeine, and alcohol. Dairy products can do it as well (many of us get a little lactose intolerant as we age). Try to see if there's any relationship with the foods you eat, and if not, try to check in with your doctor about it! ...Read more

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Why do I constantly get bloated after eating pho?

Why do I constantly get bloated after eating pho?

Pho...: By "pho" - i assume you mean the vietnamese soup. You may be bloated due to the amount of liquid in it as well as fresh veggies which can stimulate gas production. See your physician if concerned about chronic bloating versus pain. ...Read more

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Why do I get so bloated after eating especially closer to my time of the month?

Why do I get so bloated after eating especially closer to my time of the month?

Number of reasons: This could be due to number of reasons - hormones, dyspepsia, gastritis, allergies....
Speak with your MD to get further clarity. ...Read more

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Why do I still feel full for up to 6/7 hours after eating & feel very bloated?

Why do I still  feel full for up to 6/7 hours after eating & feel very bloated?

Food sensitive : Hard to say for sure but you may have a food sensitivity to things such as gluten, dairy, corn, nuts, etc ...Read more

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I suffer bloated and pain after eating, it feels almost as if my food is not digesting or taking a day or two as a day later I bring it back up.

I suffer bloated and pain after eating, it feels almost as if my food is not digesting or taking a day or two as a day later I bring it back up.

GI Issues: You should see a GI doctor as you may have Reflux disease, ulcers in your intestines possibly, a hiatal hernia, Possible IBS, etc., etc., The Gi specialist will be able to examine you and properly diagnose you to help you appropriately. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Feel bloated and hungry after eating. What could be the reason?

Feel bloated and hungry after eating. What could be the reason?

+/- Gastroparesis?: Consider gastroparesis=a slow-emptying stomach that is most symptomatic after the stomach fills from meals. Maybe its functional due to brainstem reflexes induced by eating--often exaggerated in irritable bowel syndrome resulting in altered perception of gut distension, "growling", ;modified transit of food. Sometimes, gastric outlet delay may reflect inflammation, scarring, biliary disease, more. ...Read more

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Is it normal to feel a little bloated after eating a large meal?

Is it normal to feel a little bloated after eating a large meal?

How Much eat?: Large can mean different things to different people., but it can cause bloating as can taking carbonated beverages with the meal or having a lactose intolerance. Try eating smaller meals and consider the possibility of lactose intolerance. Small bowel overgrowth of bacteria can also cause bloating. If it persists, consult your doctor. ...Read more

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Always get bloated after eating cereal. What could be the reason?

Always get bloated after eating cereal. What could be the reason?

Expasnsion: Cereal often expands after it is eaten and absorbs all of the liquid that it can. Sometimes eating more slowly helps you control portion sizes and reduce a bloated feeling. If symptoms persist it would be wise to see your doctor. ...Read more