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What causes nausea/vomiting after spicy foods-heartburn-over-fullness even on empty stomach-gas-bloating and abdominal pain? Poo yellow and solid.

What causes nausea/vomiting after spicy foods-heartburn-over-fullness even on empty stomach-gas-bloating and abdominal pain? Poo yellow and solid.

See your DR and: Get examined for stomach irritation and galbladder problem. Take care! Http://healthyeating. Sfgate. Com/dietary-tips-gastritis-5953.Html#page1. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


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I feel bloated immediately after consuming about a handful of cashews on an empty stomach. If that is the cause, how do I get rid of bloating?

I feel bloated immediately after consuming about a handful of cashews on an empty stomach. If that is the cause, how do I get rid of bloating?

A Handful of Dust: Forgive me for being rather simplistic but if you become bloated after eating a handful of cashews, then try half a handful and if that doesn't work, move on to another nut. I realize that cashews are delicious and incomparable but you might just have to get used to the fact that your body doesn't like them. By the way, I assume you mean roasted and not raw cashews. The raw ones are rougher on the gut ...Read more

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Light headed bloating even on an empty stomach tieed sometimes faint standing up quickan?

Light headed bloating even on an empty stomach tieed sometimes faint standing up quickan?

Orthostatic: hypotension. Excessive drop of the blood pressure when you stand up can cause transient lightheadedness. Orthostatic hypotension means a lowering of the blood pressure when standing upright. Assuming you are otherwise healthy, the best way to lessen this issue is to remain well hydrated and stand up more slowly to give the body a chance to accommodate. ...Read more

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When my stomach is empty sometimes it gets extremely bloated and hurts to the point its hard to stand up straight...Also bloating after coffee. Reason?

When my stomach is empty sometimes it gets extremely bloated and hurts to the point its hard to stand up straight...Also bloating after coffee. Reason?

See your doctor: Bloating is often the distention of the bowels due to gas buildup. This can be due to things we eat - like coffee. If you can pinpoint triggers then avoid these foods. As for when your stomach is empty it is unclear - talking to your doctor or a gastroenterologist would be a good idea. ...Read more

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I drank a carbonated soft drink on an empty stomach and my abdomen bloated. How to stop the bloating?

I drank a carbonated soft drink on an empty stomach and my abdomen bloated. How to stop the bloating?

Self-cure: Just avoid anything that would cause you to be bloated like soft drinks, some fruits and vegetables...But be careful that the air in your stomach is not mainly swallowed air. ...Read more

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Stomach makes a swooshing noise when empty. Excess bloating while/ after eating no matter the portion. Foul poop, light color, soft. Lots of gas.

Stomach makes a swooshing noise when empty. Excess bloating while/ after eating no matter the portion. Foul poop, light color, soft. Lots of gas.

Bad digestion: There are several possible considerations for maldigestion. Ibs, celiac sprue, lactose intolerance (e.g. Lactase deficiency) or other food intolerance, small intestinal bacterial overgrowth to name a few. I suggest taking a probiotic supplement to correct any imbalance in intestinal flora and dietary change to a low-fodmaps diet (ibsfree. Net). If not better, see a gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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I feel a weird tightness or bloating on the right side of my Stomach, it’s been like it for like 2 weeks now.

I feel a weird tightness or bloating on the right side of my Stomach, it’s been like it for like 2 weeks now.

Right side bloating: Could be gastritis with or without H pylori a bacteria or could be gall bladder or constipation.If lower right side could be appendix.. Rarely could be kidney or pneumonia, Follow up with doc over next 24 hours ...Read more

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Which med is more effective against G.I, reflux stomach rumble and bloating problems, Rabeloc 20 or Facid 40? Thank you..

Which med is more effective against G.I, reflux stomach rumble and bloating problems, Rabeloc 20 or Facid 40? Thank you..

Reflux: They are nearly the same and both effective. But remember the goal is to find the cause of the reflux and eliminate that. ...Read more

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I'm bloating and have rock-hard stomach, any advice?

I'm bloating and have rock-hard stomach, any advice?

Maybe constipation?: Stay well hydrated (at least 8 - 8 ounces glasses of water per day). Try to get in 5 servings of vegetables and 4 servings of fruit per day – get that fiber in. Stay physically active if possible. There are a number of over the counter laxatives that can be taken orally to help pass retained fecal matter. See your medical provider if this does not resolve. ...Read more

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What is cause of chronic and painfull stomach bloating!

What is cause of chronic and painfull stomach bloating!

Could be several: Watch your diet. Avoid foods which make your symptoms worse. Eat small portions and avoid eating large meals at a time. Try over the counter probiotics. You need a GI evaliation if symptoms have been going on for some time. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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How do I tell if my stomach is having a spasm or just bloating?

How do I tell if my stomach is having a spasm or just bloating?

Bloating: Bloating is distension from gases, spasm is contractions of stomach. There is more fullness in bloating, more epigastric pain & acidity in spasm. ...Read more

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Back pains and bloating stomach had protected sex on April 25. What this could be?

Back pains and bloating stomach had protected sex on April 25. What this could be?

Differential: Diagnosis for back pain and bloated stomach is extensive. In other words, there are many different things that could cause these symptoms; including: constipation, menstrual cycles, gastroesophageal reflux, and back strain. Sexually transmitted infection (STI) is another possibility, but is less likely if you consistently use condoms (have protected sex). Pregnancy is not likely. ...Read more

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Lupus abdominal bloating?

Not likely!: Sle rarely involves the abdomen, except liver. More likely medication issues or unrelated problem. ...Read more

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Tips to prevent bloating stomach?

Depends: Depends whether this has been a life long issue which is usually a food allergy or intolerance. If this is a relatively new thing, a trip to the gastroenterologist might be advisable. Sometimes new onset bloating necessitates a colonoscopy to rule out colon pathology. ...Read more

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How can I prevent stomach bloating? :)

How can I prevent stomach bloating? :)

Diet modification: Certain foods have a sugar called rafinose which we cannot metabolize and then bacteria in our gut use it for food and produce carbon dioxide as a byproduct. Beans are notorious for having high levels of rafinose. Try using Beano tablets and see if your symptoms go away. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for abdominal bloating?

IBS: Abdominal bloating is considered to be a subset of irritable bowel syndrome but you will need to be evaluated for other causes like reflux, gallstones, pancreatic problems, gyn problems if female and kidney problems.
Once work up is negative options are probiotics, antispasmodics and a new treatment with antibiotic rifaximin. Consult your doctor for options. ...Read more

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Are stomach bloating and hypoglycemia related?

Are stomach bloating and hypoglycemia related?

Probably not related: A person who often feels bloated (in the tummy) is not normal, especially if bloating is new. A doctor can evaluate to look for the cause. Problems can be from constipation or eating things the person cannot digest. Some parasites cause bloating. More serious causes of bloating include a build-up of fluid in the abdomen due to kidney disease, liver problems, heart failure, abdominal cancers, etc.. ...Read more

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Can ab 12 deficiency cause abdominal bloating?

Yes it's possible.: Follow up with ur pcp and GI if symptoms worsen. Take care! Http://www. M.webmd. Com/food-recipes/guide/vitamin-b12-deficiency-symptoms-causes. Http://www. M.webmd. Com/heartburn-gerd/tc/gas-bloating-and-burping-topic-overview. ...Read more

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How to reduce bloating after abdominal surgery?

Depends: Open or laparoscopic surgery? Gas from laparoscopic surgery, even though it is removed, leaves a full bloated feeling & resolves in a few days. If open surgery then eat small light foods, more liquids than sold foods, minimize narcotic pain medications, take a mild laxative if constipated. Walk around more. Try warm heat on the abdomen. ...Read more

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What causes chronic abdominal pain and bloating?

Most common: Is excess fiber and inadequate fluids or excessive caffeine and alcohol intake. But if this is not the case with you, need to get a full evaluation by a gastroenterologist or a colon and rectal surgeon. ...Read more

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What causes bloating in the abdomen after peeing?

What causes bloating in the abdomen after peeing?

Unusual: If the urinary bladder is abnormally distended, the lower abdomen or suprarpubic area would be distended before but not after urination unless the bladder is incompletely emptied. Abdominal distension only after urination would be difficult to explain. Some other causes of a distended abdomen include gastrointestinal gas accumulation, free fluid in the abdominal cavity, enlargement of organs, aneu ...Read more

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Can dehydration cause bloating of the lower stomach?

Can dehydration cause bloating of the lower stomach?

It can but rarely: Unusual. You may be constipated or certain foods are not agreeing with you. ...Read more

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Does a change in sleep position cause abdominal bloating?

Does a change in sleep position cause abdominal bloating?

It can: Sleeping in certain positions, namely stomach can increase likelihood of swallowing air because the esophagus (tube leading to stomach) remains opened. On back the airway and gravity mostly collapse this tube. ...Read more

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Upper stomach bloating after I take aderall. What can I do?

Upper stomach bloating after I take aderall. What can I do?

Options: There are several options including a different medication. Consult with your prescribing physician to discuss the various options. ...Read more

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Bloating and discomfort in my lower abdomen. How do I treat this?

Bloating and discomfort in my lower abdomen. How do I treat this?

See your doctor: This could be anything from gas to constipation, to a kidney stone. If you are on here asking about it, it must be bothering you and uncomfortable. Go to your doctor to get checked out. ...Read more

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Do women going through perimenopause have bloating of the stomach?

Do women going through perimenopause have bloating of the stomach?

Perimenopause: The common symptoms of perimenopause are hot and cold sensation, night sweats, poor sleep, tension, moodiness, reduced concentration and focus, etc. Bloating of stomach is not a common perimenopausal symptom. ...Read more

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I'am aften have bloated stomach, what to use for bloating stomach?

Dietary adjustment: Reduce your total intake. You may need to go by trial and error to determine which foods cause bloating.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Bloating and numbess after abdominal surgery, should I be concerned?

Yes and no: If the surgery was recent no that is very normal soon you start ambulating more and start passing gas and having more normal bowel movement the bloating will subsided
if it have been a while depend on your symptoms if the bloating making you sick and start vomiting you need to go to the er or see your physician make sure you do not have any kind of obstruction. ...Read more

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I suffer a lot with stomach bloating, please suggest me some remedy?

I suffer a lot with stomach bloating, please suggest me some remedy?

Some thoughts...: I'd try to pay attention to what foods you are eating. Some people's stomachs just can't handle certain foods, spicy foods, caffeine, alcohol etc. And this can change over time. For example, many people become lactose intolerant. If you can't find any food associations, and say it continues past 2-3 weeks, then that's the time to have a checkup with your doctor. ...Read more