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Extremely Gassy And Bloated
I had very painful cramping one day after my period ended. I usually never experience cramping. I was extremely gassy and bloated feeling a week after?
Bloating: Most of the time, bloatedness is related to certain food. Fiber, fruits, beans, high carbohydrates/dairy products would cause bloating. Avoid these products or just consume in moderation and titrate to tolerance. Use process of elimination to see if you can find the cause. If you are using artificial sugar, suggest to stop. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
1st, why RU 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
IBS?: Irritable bowel syndrome is the multifactorial consequence of hormonal, immune system and nervous system dysfunction resulting from genetic predispositions and dietary and environmental insults. The predominant symptoms like diarrhea cramps constipation are the result of autonomic nervous system instability. Pts like you may benefit from a metabolically directed approach. ...Read more
For the past 4 or 5 days I've been bloated and very gassy with discomfort.I have had trouble using the br too,which is normal for me.
Symptoms caused by..: There are lots of reasons for gassiness & bloating, & not all of them are due to the GI tract. Even "functional" syndromes may be present without underlying "disease." however PSBO (paralyzed gut) due to metabolic & inflammatory conditions nearby (like an untreated infection of gyne or urinary tract) must be considered. See doctor, esp. If persistent & unexplained by diet, circumstances, meds. ...Read more
Fermentation . . .: Not everyone who has diarrhea will feel gassy ; bloated. Some will complain of crampy pain, often as a result of infection. The gassy bloated sensation may be due to poor digestion of nutrients, allowing bacteria to essentially ferment nutrient causing gas. Lactose, commonly found in dairy products, is a good example of possibly causing just such a diarrhea. Beans can also cause similar symptoms. ...Read more
Nah: Too many other variables. Gluten containing foods also have carbohydrates and starches, some are not well digested and can lead to bloat and gas. Sometimes it's not the crust of the pizza, it's the sauce, the oil, the cheese, the pepperoni, the spices, garlic, etc. Want a diagnosis? See a doc, get tested. ...Read more
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