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Dr. Ejiro Isiorho
1,209 doctors shared insights

Burning Sensation (Definition)

A burning sensation can be descriptive of nerve pain, some variations of migraine, and even central brain problems after a stroke. Have heard this said associated with phantom limb syndrome, reflex sympatheric dystrophy, and trigeminal neuralgia. Other patients might say ...Read more


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What causes a burning sensation in stomach?

What causes a burning sensation in stomach?

Inflammation: Assuming we are talking about your stomach and not your abdomen. Gastritis, stomach ulcers, hunger pangs, reflux. I would first try a liquid antacid 2 tablespoons (30ml); either maalox or mylanta. If this does not relieve the symptoms within 30 minutes or if the burning is recurrent then see your doctor for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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Why do I constantly have a burning sensation in stomach and extreme thirst?

Why do I constantly have a burning sensation in stomach and extreme thirst?

See MD: A variety of conditions could lead to either symptom alone. Together, the list narrows a bit, but there are a number of aspects of your medical history that would help, as well as a physical exam and some labs. Please get checked out. ...Read more

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I think I have stomachflu, diaaree, puke, Burning sensation in stomach, burbs, what can I do?

I think I have stomachflu, diaaree, puke, Burning sensation in stomach, burbs, what can I do?

Symptomatic: treatments such as pepto bismal can be helpful. The main issue is not becoming dehydrated and that there isn't something worse going on. With any abdominal pain, going to the ER for evaluation is probably a good idea. ...Read more

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Burning sensation in stomach area at night. Was on amoxicillian but off it for about three weeks now.Been eating less to lose weight.

Burning sensation in stomach area at night. Was on amoxicillian but off it for about three weeks now.Been eating less to lose weight.

May be temporary: Amoxicillin can cause stomach upsets with pain and diarrhea, subsequently because of altered intestinal flora can cause bloating, decreased apetite or burning as in your case. If this persists longer say another 3 weeks you might be having gastritis, where a short course of antacids, or h-2 blockers (like Pepcid (famotidine) ) might alleviate your symptom. You may try otc Tums to see if your symptoms improve. ...Read more

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Slow burning sensation in stomach. Is that an ulcer?

Slow burning sensation in stomach. Is that an ulcer?

It could be: Several problems could cause abdominal burning sensation but the most common would be stomach irritation (gastritis) or even stomach ulcers. Less likely would be gallbladder problems or other intestinal problems. To figure out the actual cause you may need upper endoscopy (egd) which is very effective at diagnosing ulcers and gastritis and is a quick 5 minute procedure done with light IV sedation. ...Read more

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03/12/14 I had my gallbladder removed. Since then, I've been unable to keep a lot of foods down. I feel nauseous and burning sensation in stomach.

Stomach Scope: I would make sure you do not have a stomach ulcer with a stomach scope. You should return to your family doc or surgeon and tell them this is going on. I think most likely they wil treat you with acid blockers and possibly do the scope sooner that later. ...Read more

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I hv mushy stools, burning sensation in stomach, growling, lot of gas. Strtd cipro (ciprofloxacin) after walk-in clinic, pcp said i shd stop n use nexium. Wht cud it be?

I hv mushy stools, burning sensation in stomach, growling, lot of gas. Strtd cipro (ciprofloxacin) after walk-in clinic, pcp said i shd stop n use nexium. Wht cud it be?

It could be: Constipation. It can even cause diarrhea! it can cause a lot of growling and grumbling noises. Irritation of the stomach is a possibility which could account for burning which is why the Nexium (esomeprazole) but that would not explain the mushy stools or the growl. ...Read more

Dr. Barry Rosen
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Abdominal Pain (Definition)

Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the ...Read more