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After eating, stomach pain/burning travels down abdomen esp. left and right sides. Abd. hurts when pressed on.Dr.says too much acid in body. Thoughts?

After eating, stomach pain/burning travels down abdomen esp. left and right sides. Abd. hurts when pressed on.Dr.says too much acid in body. Thoughts?

Maybe: There are many causes of belly pain, some of which are simply annoying, others are deadly. Assuming your doctor did thorough interview & exam, if stomach acid seems to be most likely cause, then high dose omeprazole (Prilosec) can help determine if acid is to blame. If symptoms persist, then other causes should be investigated. Acidity usually affects only upper, central abdomen. ...Read more

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Burning feeling inside stomach on left side of stomach, should I be concerned?

Burning feeling inside stomach on left side of stomach, should I be concerned?

Yes. : This is not normal and, at a minimum, requires evaluation by your regualr md. If you don't have one, time to get one. Unless severe, don't go to an er or urgent care - it will cost you more...And does not establish a doctor-patient relationship that will serve you well over the years... ...Read more

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My mouth tests salty and burning feeling on my left side of my stomach. Also at night i feel pain on my chest and difficulty breathing, I am worried.

My mouth tests salty and burning feeling on my left side of my stomach. Also at night i feel pain on my chest and difficulty  breathing, I am worried.

See a doctor: Health care has always, and will always be best delivered in the doctor's office. Advice can come online, but healthcare comes face to face. This could be anything from reflux, to heart disease to something wierd, but at your age, reflux sounds the most likely. See a doctor, please. ...Read more

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Feeling burning pain in side of left stomach it becames warse when I lay down ?

Feeling burning pain in side of left stomach it becames warse when I lay down ?

It could be a: developing peptic ulcer disease or gerd. You need to be checked for h.pylori and if it is found you need to be treated for eat. See a gi specialist. In the mean time you can use otc antiacid medications. ...Read more

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Burning sensation left side of stomach along with bubbly feeling in same area. I'm currently 4 days late and nauseous i've taking test and they're neg?

Burning sensation left side of stomach along with bubbly feeling in same area. I'm currently 4 days late and nauseous i've taking test and they're neg?

Pregnancy is not the: Only reason for a late period. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems. #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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I was wondering can h pylori cause a burning feeling in middle back on the left side or is this something else it burns on left side chest and stomach?

I was wondering can h pylori cause a burning feeling in middle back on the left side or is this something else it burns on left side chest and stomach?

Helicobacter pylori: H. Pylori by itself does not cause any pain. It can make it more likely to develop an ulcer, however, and certainly an ulcer, if present, could produce the kind of pain you're talking about.I would start by taking ranitidine 150 mg twice a day while awaiting an appointment at your doctor for further evaluation. Good luck. ...Read more

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Cramp pain off n on left side stomack/back lower stomach. Loose stools or diarea on and off.Black dots on tissue paper. Burning feeling after pooping?

Cramp pain off n on left side stomack/back lower stomach. Loose stools or diarea on and off.Black dots on tissue paper. Burning feeling after pooping?

Diarrheal infection?: Colon, rectum, or anus symptoms can be due to some irritation (inflammation) or infection. Serious problems like cancers are possible, depending on one's age and family history. Irritation can occur from diarrhea, giardia, constipation, diverticulitis, inflammatory bowel disease, celiac disease, etc... A primary care doctor can evaluate, and refer to a G.I. Specialist if needed. ...Read more

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I have the following symptoms: burning feeling in my chest and stomach. Numbness, pain and abnormal sensations in the arms and legs (on the left side). Muscle weakness and aches. Is this neuropathy?

I have the following symptoms: burning feeling in my chest and stomach. Numbness, pain and abnormal sensations in the arms and legs (on the left side). Muscle weakness and aches. Is this neuropathy?

I would see a neuro: Doc for this. Things that have to be ruled out include lyme's disease and ms among other things. Please get an evaluation to set your mind at ease or to get timely treatment. Best wishes. ...Read more

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