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Burning Stool Spicy Food
Frequent soft stool, sensitive stomach to foods (coffee, alcohol, onions), bad smelling farts, heart burn, irritated itchy bum hole???
Peptic ulcer disease: Peptic ulcer disease, or chronic gastritis, can present with pain on empty stomach versus pain after eating. Halitosis can be the common presenting symptoms. While gastroesophageal reflux disease, can presents with acid reflux, dyspepsia, flatulence. Helicobacter pylori is the common causative microorganism, which is treat it with antibiotics, bismuth subsalicylate and proton pump inhibitors. ...Read more
"Heartburn": Gastroesophageal reflux disease is a common cause of such symptoms ("heartburn"). If it's in the right side of your abdomen - it can also be due to gallbladder stones/other problems. What happens when you don't eat such foods? If improved, then avoid them. If you are having difficulty swallowing, black tarry stools, weight loss, or noticed any bleeding from your rectum- see a doctor immediately ...Read more
Reflux: You may have gastroesophageal reflux disease. Have you noticed it gets worse after eating especially spicy foods or drinking coffee? What about laying down after eating. You can take over the counter medications for reflux. Other possible causes depends on where the pain is and if it often feels different from a burning sensation moving up your chest. ...Read more
Frequent soft stool, sensitive stomach to certain foods, bad smelling farts, heart burn, irritated itchy bum hole?
Burning throat: Greetings. The burning may be due to reflux. If you suffer from heartburn or GERD, then tums or a medication like Zantac (ranitidine) may be of help. Pharyngitis coming from a virus could be the cause and Tylenol/Motrin could help. See your doctor for confirmation. Good Luck. ...Read more
Where is it sore?: And how much alcohol? Which spicy food? How long ago between when you ate, drank and onset of symptoms? Were you having any vomiting or diarrhea earlier?these are the questions that would help me better understand the nature of your problem. Without this information I'm afraid my advice won't be very specific.I do suggest though, that if the pain persists or is over the right upper abdomen,CMD2Day ...Read more
Cold, abdominal pain, reflux after eating spicy food. Should i get some Tums (calcium carbonate) or something?
Experiencing brown, sticky stool - why? Discomfort up.Abdomen, no pain.
Diet: fruit until12; salad w/each meal; carbs & protein dinner.Possible reflux?
Irritable Bowel: About 30% of people of central european ancestry lose the ability to efficiently absorb fructose (fruit sugar and table sugar) as they age. The fruit you eat in the morning may be causing your problem, which is often diagnosed as irritable bowel syndrome. Try avoiding fruit and foods with lots of sugar for a week and see if this helps. ...Read more
Genetics and ... ?: We don't know what causes food allergies but people with food allergies often come from families where allergies of any sort are more common. Spice or spicey food allergies are not necessarily more or less common than other food allergies. Common food allergies in children are soy, egg, and milk, whereas older children and adults are more often allergic to nuts, peanuts, fish, and shellfish. ...Read more
Burp constantly, y?On a dairy & gluten free diet. No fried food, citrus or spicy. I take Prilosec 40mg, no help. Feel food when swallow. Thick mucus.
Gastroenterologist: Evaluation, you might need to be scoped, plesse ask your doctor for re-evaluation / referral ...Read more
What causes nausea after eating meat/or greasy foods, which i rarely eat. Vomiting relieves symptoms, 4-7 bowel movements/day, loser stool than usual.
Fat malapsorption : Gallbladder, pancreas & other parts of the GI system constantly produce natural compounds to help with digestion of fats (e.g. Greasy foods). An alternation in this intricate mechanism may impede the body from normally absorbing fatty foods. Lose stools & steatorrhea may be observed. When accompanied by vomiting, problems of the pancreas of gallbladder are considered. Internist or a GI dr. ...Read more
Have burning anus flatulence all the time. Like acid burn. Stay away from acidic foods, but still have foul smelling, burning anus flatulence. Help?
Diet: Well, nobody's flatus smells like rose petals, but if yours is particularly foul-smelling, that may be due to onions or garlic in diet. Milk can cause excessive flatus in people with lactase deficiency. If all else fails, you can buy underpants with activated charcoal liner to absorb the malodor. ...Read more