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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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bloating &gases without causes for >week, pelvic cramping, mood swing &no changes in breast, we had sex on 10th, 11day Are these signs of pregnancy?

bloating &gases without causes for >week, pelvic cramping, mood swing &no changes in breast, we had sex on 10th, 11day Are these signs of pregnancy?

If you had have had: sex and there is no barrier to stop pregnancy- like birth control pills/condoms, then yes you might be. Get a pregnancy test to be sure then see a doctor asap to verify everything is in order with you and your body to prepare for a health pregnancy.

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bloating &gases without causes for >week, pelvic cramping, mood swing &no changes in breast, we had sex on 10th, 11day Are these signs of pregnancy?

bloating &gases without causes for >week, pelvic cramping, mood swing &no changes in breast, we had sex on 10th, 11day Are these signs of pregnancy?

Not likely: If you had your last period, then these are not likely symptoms due to pregnancy. Pregnancy symptoms don't usually begin until after you miss your first period. But, do take a HPT if you miss your period.

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I have gas and bloating for a month?

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.

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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.

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How can you help me stop bloating and gas?

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.

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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).

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Does taking amoxiciilan cause bloating or give you gas?

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).

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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.

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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.

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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.

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What causes gas and bloating?

See your doctor: These symptoms can't be solved in this forum. You need to see your doctor.

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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.

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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.

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Best probiotic for gas and bloating?

Best probiotic for gas and bloating?

No single best...: There are hundreds of probiotics available. Some are better than others but there is no single "best." according to this, ones that contain l. Plantarum dsm9843 may be esp. Good for gas: http://www. Cnn. Com/2009/health/03/10/healthmag. Probiotics. Stomach/ sometimes you need to try a few brands to find the best one for you. Avoiding difficult-to-digest foods and taking digestive enzymes may help too.

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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.

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Bloating and gas from stool softener?

Possible: There are certainly some stool softeners that have high levels of certain chemicals that when in your GI tact can certainly cause the symptoms you describe. There are many other options for you - talk to your doctor about which ones would be right for you so that you don't get a nickname such as toot!