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Does Gas X Cause Constipation
Will gas x cause constipation? The foods that help avoid constipation often cause gas so I'm hoping gas x can just eliminate the gas.
Gas-X: Contains simethicone. This is used to help relieve symptoms of extra gas such as bloating, feelings of pressure / discomfort in the stomach and belching. It helps break up gas bubbles in the gut. It is not used to treat constipation. You will need laxatives, stool softeners, modifying your diet and plenty of fluids (at least 3-16 oz bottled water) and a good bowel habit (3 per day)! ...Read more
I have a lot of gas otc not working I have ibs constipation gas x not working either I can hear and feel the gas & passing gas what can I take 2 help?
R/O IBS: IBS is a diagnosis of exclusion. IUC/CROHNS DZ/IBD is inflammation usually DX by BX IBS SX can be managed. You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori. Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/ &colonoscopy./EGD While you are getting these items checked out you should stick to a gluten free diet. Ie gutbliss. Com and Wholeapproach. Com TXPROBIOTICS/LEVSIN/BENTYL ...Read more
Every time I take gas x, I end up constipated. What else could I take or do to eliminate gas and bloating?
Got a massage on my stomach but after that I feel constipated, can't pass gas/cramptook gas x and it didn't help. Is possibility I have twisted intestine?
Unlikely!: Folks with 'twisted intestine' always have significant pain and usually nausea and vomiting. If you have only constipation, it may be due to diet. However, not having a bowel movement every day is normal for many people. Its a matter of degree. Not going for a few days can be normal but not going for 2 weeks is serious and should be checked out. ...Read more
I have constipation and bloating and gas that's hard to pass pain in lower right abdomen I took mirilax, suppository, 2 dulcalax, 2 gas x pills?
Possible obstruction: Difficulty or inability to pass gas along with abdominal may could be indicative of obstruction or other concerning abnormality involving the lower part of the GI tract. Without having access to further information this should be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why does victoza (liraglutide) cause you to become very bloated and feeled with gas, and what should I do for it, is gas x better in pill or chewable.?
Mechanism of action: Drug works by affecting hormones related to blood sugar levels, and their cellular receptors. Change in levels affects blood sugar. Also affects other chemicals which slows stomach emptying. Can have gut side effects. Symptomatic. May be less with small meals, low fat, avoid very high fiber foods, carbonated beverages, gassy foods. ...Read more
She is on Zantac (ranitidine) for 5 days. Has gas. Can zantac (ranitidine) cause gas? Is it safe to take gas x or beano with zantac (ranitidine)? And is tums ok to take with zantac (ranitidine)? Thanks
Ate and drink to much cause me bloating heartburn diarrhea and gas. Took gas x. Just have gas now but stool a clay color is it gastritis?
See your doctor: Clay colored stools could be a sign of something involving the pancreas so you should be evaluated by a doctor. ...Read more
Gas X: I took some chewable gas x and it gave me diahrria? ANS: I would not take it again. Did it help the gas though is the question? Go to drugs. Com and see how often others have same problem. ...Read more