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Dull Stomach Ache For A Week
Mix of dark and light green stool especially after eating certain fruits i.e. grapes n dull stomach ache for two months. Possible causes?
Changed stool color: The color of stool varies with foods, speed of emptying of the GI tract, medications & supplements ingested, gut flora (unique for each individual), additives (like blood), subtractions (like absent bile), infection, inflammation, & other factors. Consider what you ate in the last few days, but if greenish color is unusual for you & persists or is accompanied by other symptoms, see your doctor. ...Read more
Have been feeling a dull stomach ache for three days. I use 10mg Prilosec each morning and use heaping tablespoon Metamucil after dinner. Causes?
Need more info: There are dozens of things that can give you a stomach ache. Need to know age, sex, other medical conditions, etc. Unfortunately, I can't narrow things down for you. My guess is that any acid reflux is being treated with the Prilosec (although that is a low dose) and you are regulating your bowels with the fiber. More testing is likely needed but see a medical professional so they can focus test. ...Read more
Stomach ache: 34 F asks: What are the causes of a constant dull stomach ache? ANS: Many. Some not so bad and some deadly: such as ulcer, cancer, tabdominal aortic aneurysm to mention a few. But you need to talk to a Dr who can get more information, they examine you and then order the correct to find out your problem. ...Read more
For the past few days I've had dull stomach aches. Not in one particular place. A good bit of burping and occasional passing of gas.
Stomach aches bad after eating and just dull ache all the time. I had gastric sleeve 7/22/14 no one knows what's wrong? Any advise? Thank you
Stomach pain: Likely related to your procedure, I would definitely inform the surgeon and discuss with them ASAP. Good luck ...Read more
Common is common: This combination is quite frequently indicative of gallbladder disease, especially if the symptoms occur or worsen with fatty and greasy foods. Peptic ulcer disease, gastritis, or gastric emptying problems are also possibilities. Speak to your doctor, and be prepared to detail your symptoms and associated activities. Good luck. ...Read more
No.: It is normal not to have any pain after a meal. Abdominal pain and the associated possibilities of diagnoses are endless. It is important to talk to a doctor to obtain a detailed history, a thorough exam, and tests that can confirm or rule out what we suspect you may have. See your doctor asap to workup your gallbladder and rule out stomach pathology such as ulcers or tumors. ...Read more
Dull stomach ache at base of sternum, beltching, comes and goes. Pain is not severe. Normal appetite. What is it?
What to do if I have dull stomach ache, rumblings, foul smelling gas and itchy skin over whole body?
What to do if I have a dull stomach ache, rumblings, foul smelling gas and itchy skin over whole body?
Doctor visit: These could be the signs of serios disease with your liver and an medical evaluation is in order. ...Read more
I have had this stomach ache just a dull ache for 3 weeks have been cleared of any inflammatory markers what could it be?
Stomach pain: Could be due to multiple factors. Any relationship to food or any change in bowl movement? ...Read more
Change in bacteria:
Antibiotics cannot discriminate killing helpful as well as harmful bacteria. We have large amounts of beneficial bacteria within our digestive system, and disturbing the bacterial balance with antibiotics can have serious side effects.
Try active yogurt, or probiotics torestore the normal bacterial flora of the gut. ...Read more
Finished flagyl treatment for d.fragilis, feel better but have dull stomach ache, is it due to eating unhealthy foods like Chips for past few days?
Maybe the bacteria: I was wondering how did you know that it was d.fragilis, you probably had your stool tested and confirmed it. You have to know that d.fragilis can cause stomach aches, although you got rid of the bacteria, your bowels are still inflamed, so that's why you might still have the symptoms. Less likely due to eating ships, I would give it some time to get better. ...Read more
I have a light stomach ache, with dull sharp pains hitting around my mid abdomen. Are these the first signs of norovirus?
See below: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Have indigestion since yesterday with burning dull pain up to my chest. Nausea too. Its been steady and worsening. Antacids won't help. Just dull gnawing upper stomach ache and cold feeling in chest.
My boyfriend has had a stomach ache for a week now and he woke up this morning getting sick it is yellow and has blood in it. Extreme pain in stomach yellow stuff that he has thrown up with some blood sweating gets cold he doesn't know whether or not to
Not normal: See your doctor to discuss this further and get to the root cause before reflux or ulcer develops. Hydrate more. Discontinue caffeine and hot, spicy, or processed, fried, sugary foods, sodas, and any alcohol or smoking too. Your profile's incomplete to assist you more. It's time to get it checked! Good luck! ...Read more
Stomach ache x 1 wk: F/u/ w/ doc urgent care, may be gastritis, with or without H pylori or gallbladder, rarely pancreas lesion you did not mention if upper or lower abdomen but in lower abdomen could be diverticulitis or appendicitis depending on location or severe constipation, if female may be ovaries /uterus and if pain on urinating could be UTI f/u/ w/ doc ...Read more
Stomach ache for five weeks, on a scale from 1-10, usually a 4. Comes and goes. What should I do?
I suffered from diahhreo 3 weeks ago but after that whenever I eat outside food I get stomach ache why is it so?
May take some time: Try and avoid eating outside food as that is what is causing your stomach ache. It might take couple of more weeks for your GI System to return to normal. If it persists after 2-3 weeks consult your doctor ...Read more
My period is 4 weeks late and I am having bad stomach aches that come and go, is this because my period might be finally coming or something else?
Late period: Could you be pregnant? You should see your doctor due to the pain. ...Read more