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Help docs! i'm trying to find out what causes excessive gas & stomach discomfort?

Help docs! i'm trying to find out what causes excessive gas & stomach discomfort?

Feeling gassy...: Feeling full of "gas" may reflect malabsorption of food (like gluten, lactose), intake of poorly digested food, or choosing foods known to promote gas (beans, fizzy drinks). Sometimes its more complicated--a stomach emptying too slowly, bacterial overgrowth syndrome, delayed intestinal function, partial obstruction from any cause, infection, rectum problems, and pelvic pathology outside the gut. ...Read more

Gas (Definition)

In a medical context, "having gas" refers to having too much gas in the bowels. This causes burping, cramps in the belly, ...Read more


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How can I get rid of excessive gas in stomach? I have gas almost every other day. Burping every time.

How can I get rid of excessive gas in stomach? I have gas almost every other day. Burping every time.

Stop dairy: You might be lactose intollerant. Try stopping all dairy for a week or two. If the gas persists check in with your family doc. ...Read more

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I have everlasting fatigue & tireness, muscles and back pain, excessive gas in stomach, little skin rash , and white spots under skin!what could it be?

I have everlasting fatigue & tireness, muscles and back pain, excessive gas in stomach,  little skin rash , and white spots under skin!what could it be?

Many possibilities: All of these symptoms are very general, and may represent a number of conditions. With foot tingling i would be checking to rule out diabetes as well as vitamin d and vitamin B12 deficiency to start. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of excessive gas in my stomach? When I take advil, (ibuprofen) I will have excessive gas. I have to take Advil (ibuprofen) for my pain :( otherwise I will be miserable. Can you please suggest how can I reduce or minimize the symptoms

How can I get rid of excessive gas in my stomach? When I take advil, (ibuprofen) I will have excessive gas. I have to take Advil (ibuprofen) for my pain :( otherwise I will be miserable. Can you please suggest how can I reduce or minimize the symptoms

Try switching...: Ibuprophen is not as strong or lasting as naproxen. You can get 500mg tablets to take twice daily (90 days worth) for $10.00 at most walmarts, krogers, target, etc. Switching to Naproxen may not give you gas and and better pain relief. Try some otc alleve and see if your GI tract works better. ...Read more

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What can cause excessive stomach gas and stabbing back pain?

Abd pain & bloating: Broad question. Consider allergies such as lactose or gluten. Testing by your doctor may reveal the source. With significant gas in the large intestine, some discomfort may be felt in the back in addition to abdominal bloating. ...Read more

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I've been experiencing excessive stomach gas and cramps. I'm very concerned about stomach cancer. I'm a fairly healthy, twenty year old male with no background of cancer in my family.?

I've been experiencing excessive stomach gas and cramps. I'm very concerned about stomach cancer. I'm a fairly healthy, twenty year old male with no background of cancer in my family.?

Cancer would be rare: There are many possible causes for gas & cramps--but this is not typically how stomach cancer presents. Would see a primary care clinician first, and as part of the workup you might need an x-ray or visit to a GI specialist. ...Read more

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Hi doctor recently I started belching excessively and have gas and stomach noises with undigested food in my stool my doc couldn't figure out please h?

Hi doctor recently I started belching excessively and have gas and stomach noises with undigested food in my stool my doc couldn't figure out please h?

Stool: Normally, foods are digested and nutrients are absorbed into the bloodstream mainly in the small intestine. Malabsorption may occur if a disorder interferes with the digestion of food or interferes directly with the absorption of nutrients. have your stool sample analysed by a lab to rule out parasitic infection. See you local Gastroenterologist for getting further testing done. ...Read more

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Fluttering in upper abdomen 3 days, with distended abdomen 2 days. No pain and not excessive gas.

Fluttering in upper abdomen 3 days, with distended abdomen 2 days. No pain and not excessive gas.

Gas, fluttering: These may be signs that you are worried, anxious and even may have some gastritis which can cause excessive gas and excess acid production, distension of abdomen and burping, passing gas etc. ...Read more

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What causes excess gas and pressure? I've been experiencing a sensation of pressure in my stomach area along with excessive gas (lots of farts) and burping. What might cause that and what might i take for it? I've been experiencing these sensations for

What causes excess gas and pressure? I've been experiencing a sensation of pressure in my stomach area along with excessive gas (lots of farts) and burping.  What might cause that and what might i take for it?  I've been experiencing these sensations for

Gas : Gas and pressure can occur with dietary changes and/or indigestion. Common causes are ulcers, gastritis, hiatal hernia, irritable bowel syndrome etc. You need a complete medical work up/evaluation. In the meantime try anti-gas bloating medication like gas-x or beano. Also an anti-acid medication like Pepcid (famotidine) may help. Best of luck. ...Read more

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I suffer with excessive gas during the night and wake up bloated and belching til it takes my breathe away and i feel faint. I've been diagnosed w/ GERD and have been on stomach medicine for years. I often feel like I have hot lava in my stomach and get

I suffer with excessive gas during the night and wake up bloated and belching til it takes my breathe away and i feel faint. I've been diagnosed w/ GERD and have been on stomach medicine for years.  I often feel like I have hot lava in my stomach and get

I : I couldn't find free or sliding fee scale medical clinics in crockett or wyeth county, virginia. But here is an organization in south western virginia - southwest virginia community health systems, inc. P.O. Box 729, saltville, virginia 24370/phone (276)496-4492. I hope this is helpful. ...Read more