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Bloating That Wont Go Away
I have low neutrophils and poor immune system, since taking amoxicillin i've had constant bloating that won't go away, could it be candida?
Why won't my bloating go away. I do exercise the only time that I see i have no bloating is when I took Senna pods I woke up with a flat stomach
Yes: Hold doxy and Vit D, Take gasex/ Simethicon .....will help. ...Read more
For most, but: Not all patients, the adverse effects of metformin tend to resolve in 2 weeks or so if you continue at low dose (500 mg once or twice daily w/meals) and then slowly increase 500 mg total per week. If this doesn't work, the time release Glumetza is often better tolerated, but more expensive since it's not generic. ...Read more
I accidentally took 2 tablespoons of psyllium powder instead of two teaspoons. I've had 2 days of bloating. Will it go away of its own accord?
Yes: that is not unusual if a person ingests a lot more fiber than usual all at once. This is why when we advocate increasing fiber that we recommend that people start slowly and build it up. There is much less bloating and gas if you follow that schedule. When your stools are back to normal, start adding in a small amount of fiber each day, and then gradually build it up. Good luck. ...Read more
Need expert opinion on when exactly does bloating and everything go away after you start your period?
When removed: If ovarian cyst is causing bloating as a symptom. Only way the bloating will go away is if the cyst is removed. Bloating with ovarian cyst happens if the cyst is rather large in size and there may be other symptoms like pelvic pain, pain during bowel movements, pain during sexual intercourse and before/after periods. ...Read more
Quickly: Usually within 48-72 hours depending upon the size of the cyst, use of anti-inflammatories, and whether or not a procedure was performed. ...Read more
R/O IBS: IBS is a diagnosis of exclusion. SX can be managed You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori . Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/hpylori . you also need a baseline EGD/ colonoscopy. While you are getting these items checked out you should stick to a gluten free high fiber diet . Ie gutbliss.com and Wholeapproach.com. Also 64-80oz water TX LEVSIN/BENTYL ...Read more
How long does bloating take to go away i've been bloated for like three weeks very constapated what do I do had kub said i had fos?
Bloating: It sounds like your bloating may be related to constipation. The bloating will not go away until the constipation is relieved. I would start with a high fiber diet, 64 ounces of water a day, regular exercise and possibly a stool softener medicine. If not resolving, their could be another medical cause for your constipation and bloating and further testing could be needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a cyst on my ovaries that bursted and that happen in may now i always feel like im bloated what can I do or take to make the bloating go away?
It is highly : Unlikely that the cyst on your ovary from may is causing your current problems. Check w/your doctor. ...Read more