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Burping On An Empty Stomach
When taking Lansoprazole 15mg in the evening is it normal to feel slight burning sensation and loud burping on empty stomach?
No: But lansoprazole works better when taken in the morning about 30-60 minutes before breakfast and not in the evening. ...Read more
Wake up with small burps & during the day even on empty stomach. Flatulence before & after eating. I can hear my stomach growling at times. Concern?
I just started taking antibiotics for tonsillitis but I keep burping, even with an empty stomach? Is this normal? Only happens since taking them.
Burping: Greetings. Any medication can cause side effects and excess gas can be one. It's probably best to review options with the prescribing physician. If you have almost completed the course, you can probably just stop. If you just started, a change to a different may the best option. ...Read more
I have upper stomach pain, burping, stomach feels empty even though i have eaten all meals, sometime feel to vomit but does not?
There are many: Different possible diagnoses for your symptoms. You will need to be examined and perhaps have some testing done to get to the answer. Make an appointment to be evaluated by a health care professional as soon as possible. ...Read more
Burping too much (?): Involuntary belching after a meal is normal, caused by release of swallowed gas after distension of the stomach with food. Magenblase syndrome is postprandial epigastric fullness ; bloating, relieved by belching. Aerophagia (accumulation of gas due to air swallowing) is common with anxiety, hypersalivation from gum chewing, smoking, drinking, oral irritation. In some, belching can become habitual. ...Read more
I have symptoms of belching after eating, pain and tendeerness below naval, sometimes deformed stools, feeling of empty stomach after meals?
See a GI doctor: There are many possibilities here. Go and get seen and examined and diagnosed and treated. Hope you feel normal soon,. ...Read more
I take excess of belching after eating and sometimes in early morning with empty stomach. This problem i facing from 11 months after jaundice.?
Belching: It sounds to me that the valve that stays between your esophagus and stomach may not be working well. There may be inflammation going on in it. It looks like you've been on dromperidone and pantaprazole. Wonder if those have helped. If they've not, the next step would be upper endoscopy (egd). ...Read more
Recently I am finding I am burping all day, and my stomach is feeling empty, even when I have eaten, and I have slight low abdo pain. What could it be?
Could be as simple : as has. Try some over the counter gas ex.if no better than see your doctor ...Read more
No stress, normal weight, stomach hurts when I eat or too empty, get feeling of 'anxiety', but relieved as soon as I burp. Builds again, burp, then gone?
Gas pains.: You might be getting gas in your stomach if you eat too fast and when you burp, the pain is relieved. There is no nerve endings to the stomach or the gut so the only things that make it hurt is distention by gas tumor or fecal material. Sometimes, anxiety causes one to hyperventilate unknowingly and causes gas to accumulate in the gut. ...Read more
I burp alot have 6weeks burping alot I eat healthy um ....., my stomach don't hurt I feel my stomach empty..., I drink alot a water .......i have anxiet?
Stabbing continuous pain left side of abdomen just below ridcage. Occurs with full or empty stomach. Burping more frequently. Slight nausea after movin?
Gas build up: If you know it's a gas build up, drinking warm water and applying a hot water bottle to the abdomen helps break down the gas and enables you to pass it. Taking simethicone 1/2 hour after meals helps to prevent the gas build up. Gas, in some people, can build up even without eating,. ...Read more
Don't feel like eating, empty stomach occasional burps but also feel like there is a burp in my throat but it won't come out and is annoying. Why?
Had painful heartburn and burping these few days, didnt drink gassy drinks at all. Could drinking lemon water on empty stomach be the cause?
Empty feeling stomach, upper stomach pain, burping, middle back pain, constant. Pain ranges from 3 to 8 out of 10. Slight heartburn, light heartburn?
Get 'scoped by a : Gastroenterologist. You didn't offer the duration of your symptoms, but they sound severe enough that you need to see your primary care doctor for clinical evaluation & referral to a gastroenterologist for endoscopy to diagnose the cause(s). Treatment will then be tailored appropriately. ...Read more
Garlic: I know of no benefit of eating garlic on an empty stomach. In fact, it likely would make you feel bad, at least those around you would feel bad. ...Read more
Depends on Med: Painkillers generally involve narcotics &/or anti-inflammatories (NSAIDS) or acetominophen. On an empty stomach, these may be absorbed more quickly BUT, NSAIDS can cause stomach irritation, gastritis, ulceration. Narcotics slow down the bowel, so constipation may be enhanced with bloating & discomfort. Be cautious when taking any of these, esp. NSAIDS without food. ...Read more
Should be OK: But sometimes taking antibiotics on an empty stomach produces more GI side-effects than when taken with food. Will affect absorption negatively with food, but generally not significantly. If you can tolerate it without food that is a better decision. ...Read more
Depends on what for: Generally "GI cocktail" is antacid/anti-gas/numbing medicines. Taken when symptoms e.g. heartburn/dyspepsia occur, often to distinguish causes but not as long-term remedy — thus when taken depends more on when sxs than necessarily timing of meals. Would require MD followup esp w Gastroenterologist if persistent to assess causes. Happy to review the details in consultation, if further question ...Read more
Good for dieting: When you drink water before you eat if fills you stomach and make eat less. ...Read more