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Can Lying On One Side Relieve A Stomach Ache
Belly pain is also known as Abdominal pain. Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the stomach region or belly. Almost everyone experiences pain in the abdomen at one time or another. Most of the time, it is not caused by a serious medical problem. There are many organs in the abdomen. Pain in the abdomen can originate from any one of them, including: Organs related to digestion -- the end of the esophagus, stomach, small and large intestines, liver, gallbladder, and pancreas The aorta -- a large blood vessel that runs straight down the inside of the abdomen The appendix -- an organ in the lower right abdomen that no longer serves much function The kidneys -- two bean-shaped organs that lie deep within the abdominal cavity The spleen -- an organ involved in blood maintenance and infection control However, the pain may start from somewhere else -- like your chest or pelvic area. You may also have a generalized infection, such as the flu or strep throat, that affects many parts of your body. The intensity of the pain does not always reflect the seriousness of the condition causing the pain. Severe abdominal pain can be from mild conditions, such as gas or the cramping of viral gastroenteritis. On the other hand, relatively mild pain or no pain may be present with life-threatening conditions, such as cancer of the ...Read more
Having stomach ache now for two weeks. Becomes quite bad towards end of the day. Sometimes have heartburn with it. Get relieve when lying down or heat?
Junk food: Well, the obvious answer is not to eat junk food but you already know that. If the sugar load is causing your stomach ache, there isn't anything that will help that. If you have gastritis or an ulcer and the junk food has aggravated it, taking an antacid may help. In all seriousness though, try to cut back on the junk food. It will only hurt your body. ...Read more
I've been getting at least one or two stomach aches a day for the past four months. The pain is in every different part of my abdomen. What is wrong ?
As above: Yes it can , if any organ in u body is affected , the rest of u body be impacted. ...Read more
Side of my stomach aches when I breathe deeply or yawn on my left side of my stomach. What does that usually indicate?
Consider this...: Abdominal pain is never normal, but you have not indicated the intensity, duration, quality, or circumstances of your symptoms. Lots of things cause lef-sided abdominal pain--see my earlier HealthTap answers on the subject please regarding the anatomy and possibilities involved. If pain is severe or worsening, don't delay in seeking evaluation & getting treated. ...Read more
I was told to take strattera in the morning & ritalin if i need it. Side effects should I expect? Told i would only have worry about stomach aches.
No interactions but: I checked both www.Epocrates.Com & www.Drugs.Com & found no mention of drug-drug interaction between these two medications. However, they each have their individual side effect profiles which you need to discuss w/your prescribing doc. Check out http://www.Drugs.Com/strattera.Html & http://www.Drugs.Com/ritalin.Html so that you can be prepared to chat w/your doc. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
ED visit: Any time a pain is persistent or worsening, it is always a good idea to be examined. ...Read more
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