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Does Clindamycin Cause Horrible Gas And Stomach Pain
Part of the lincoside family . It has good gram positive an anaerobic coverage, but its association with the development of clostridium difficile infection has limited its use. It is used in certain drug allergy situations where staph, strep, pneumococcal, and anaerobic organisms. Its use in MRSA infections is spotty. It is a bacteriostatic drug that works ...Read more
Can the antibiotic clindamycin cause middle stomach pain im on 300mg three times a day with Moderate stomach pain?
Diet and/or meds: Chronic constipation can cause build up of gas as well constipation can be caused by not drinking enough fluids, not having enough fiber in your food, and sometime some over the counter or prescription medicines can also cause it have more fiber in your diet with whole grains, fresh fruits and vegetables and drink more fluids if that does not help short course of laxative with/without stool softner. ...Read more
Diet: You may consult this site for info: http://www.mayoclinic.org/symptoms/green-stool/basics/definition/SYM-20050708 ...Read more
Is 'Orofer XT' taken daily expected to cause severe gas & stomach pain for 57+ F ? Does once a week dosage also sometimes can cause the same ?
Common side effect: GI symptoms are common side effects of iron pills. You should aim for most benefit for least side effects. The best is to go back to the primary care physician so you try lower doses and follow up with blood work. You can try the liquid form or take fiber supplements. But again make sue to follow up with the primary care physician. ...Read more
What causes stomach pain burping and passing gas? Been happening for about 3 days. Not sure what to do. stomach pain comes and goes
Can be many things : Pain in abdomen burping and gas can be due to many conditions and it needs to be checked .it may be due to Gall Bladder disease,Gastritis,Peptic Ulcer disease,irritable bowel syndrome or several other conditions.To find out what is causing this,we need a detailed history and comprehensive physical exam and may need blood and urine test and imaging like ultrasound and /or Cat Scan etc to diagnose ...Read more
Can eating gluten free brownies cause stomach pain/cramps/gas? I'm trying to go gluten free but.......can't imagine 2 would do that?!
Possibly: Other ingredients in the brownies can explain your symptoms. Good luck ...Read more
Low Stomach pain, rumbling and movement inside stomach especially after eating and occasional passing of gas. What could be the cause?
Simplistically...: Movement of gut contents due to muscular activity of the GI tract is defined as "peristalsis." If your's is excessive, acutely increased, particularly noisy or bothersome so as to interfere with daily function then seek evaluation. Inhibition of peristalsis slows the above gut process and in some cases can quiet the rumbling. ...Read more