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Could i be pregnant I have shortness of breath, gas, bloating, fatigue, tiredness I have my tubes clipped?

Could i be pregnant I have shortness of breath, gas, bloating, fatigue, tiredness I have my tubes clipped?

Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. ...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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Endedmy period9/28/12, had pink spottin, nausea, frequent urination, headaches, fatigue, constipation, bloating, gas, &been feelin sick since, why?

Endedmy period9/28/12, had pink spottin, nausea, frequent urination, headaches, fatigue, constipation, bloating, gas, &been feelin sick since, why?

Many symptoms...: With many symptoms, a primary care doctor can check to see if more than one illness is going on. Minor variations in female hormones can cause some of the symptoms. Frequent urination can be due to habit, drinking lots of fluids, a bladder infection, etc... Viral illnesses, digestive disorders, and other problems can cause some of the symptoms. So, an evaluation will help figure things out. ...Read more

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38 year old female fatigued, bloating, gas.Hx of fluctuating liver enzymes for almost 3 years. Gallbladder removed 1.5 years ago. ALT 61, Alkaline Phosphatase 154, globulin 3.9.Hep, ANA, lupus, rheumatoid all negative.Please help.Other suggestions?

38 year old female fatigued, bloating, gas.Hx of fluctuating liver enzymes for almost 3 years.  Gallbladder removed 1.5 years ago.  ALT 61, Alkaline Phosphatase 154, globulin 3.9.Hep, ANA, lupus, rheumatoid all negative.Please help.Other suggestions?

Possible celiac : Celiac disease remains a possibility with reported symptoms and liver function test abnormalities. An evaluation with a liver specialist may be needed for reviewing additional history and consideration for tests to rule out disorders of biliary tree, pancreas, and chronic liver diseases. ...Read more

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Im feeling fatigue, abdominal bloating, gas, tingling in right foot, legs and arms feel weak what is this caused by and how can I treat it?

Im feeling fatigue, abdominal bloating, gas, tingling in right foot, legs and arms feel weak what is this caused by and how can I treat it?

See neurologist: sounds like you have an acute neuropathy, or dysfunction of nerves going to hands, feet and stomach. This can accompany a viral infection. This can get nasty, so I would see about seeing a neurologist. ...Read more

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Hi I think I have low stomach acid and gluten sensitivity which scares me. Gas, bloating, belching, heartburn, dry hair, fatigue, nausea, please help!

Hi I think I have low stomach acid and gluten sensitivity which scares me. Gas, bloating, belching, heartburn, dry hair, fatigue, nausea, please help!

See doctor: You need to consult your doctor to get checked out. Although you may well have gluten intolerance, this needs be confirmed and managed. ...Read more

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My symptoms over the last 2 wks: nausea/vomiting, bowel movements 7-8 times a day, gas, bloating, headaches, fatigue, low blood pressure. Any ideas?

My symptoms over the last 2 wks: nausea/vomiting, bowel movements 7-8 times a day, gas, bloating, headaches, fatigue, low blood pressure. Any ideas?

Many:StartWithBasics: For starters, given GI issues, stop eating, only clear liquids, for a sev. days (standard treatment if went into a hospital). This will calm the N/V & bowel movements within 2-3 days. The HA & low BP can be related, secondary &/or at least compounded. ↓BP c/w GI upset with water shift from blood stream into bowel & dehydration, thus ↑ H20 intake (ideally with some salts, but not sugar). ? See MD? ...Read more

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Best remedy for gas/ bloating?

Best remedy for gas/ bloating?

First find cause: Irritable bowel syndrome (ibs) is associated w/ abdominal discomfort, altered /alternating stool pattern, accompanying nausea, bloating, gassiness. Often improved by stooling, ibs is defined by changes in perception of gut distension, motility, sensation. Diet & emotional stress play significant roles. Need however to rule out first inflammation, ischemia, dysmotility & infection before treatment. ...Read more

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How long after having a colonoscopy does the gas & bloating last?

How long after having a colonoscopy does the gas & bloating last?

It should go away in: No more than one or two days. If it persists go see your doctor for another cause for it. ...Read more

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What causes extreme gas? What causes extreme gas & bloating? It basically just feels like my body is constantly full of air all the time.

What causes extreme gas? What causes extreme gas & bloating? It basically just feels like my body is constantly full of air all the time.

Digestion: You likely lack enzymes necessary to digest the food. I have no vested interest in this product but do recommend "digest extra" sold at the vitamin shoppe. It has all the enzymes your body needs for food breakdown and usually does the trick. ...Read more

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What might lead to gas, bloating, and constipation?

What might lead to gas, bloating, and constipation?

OK: This is constipation! a hi fiber diet, 20-25 grams of fiber per day, drink 80-`100 ounces of non caffeinated, non alcoholic fluids daily and increase your fluids if you do strenuous work or exercise. Do not use harsh laxatives.
Excess fiber in the face if inadequate fluids will cause bloating and constipation. ...Read more

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32 yr old female. Excessive gas, bloating. ARNP says it could be gluten foods. I think otherwise. Second opinion?

32 yr old female.  Excessive gas, bloating. ARNP says it could be gluten foods. I think otherwise.  Second opinion?

FODMAPs: Stands for Fermentable Oligo-, Di-, Monosaccharides and Polyols. These are compounds in food that bacteria in your intestine can ferment. This can cause gas, pain and diarrhea. Try a low FODMAP diet for a few weeks and see what happens. https://stanfordhealthcare.org/content/dam/SHC/for-patients-component/programs-services/clinical-nutrition-services/docs/pdf-lowfodmapdiet.pdf ...Read more

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For a week I have had gas/bloating that slowly increases through the day and by night causes bloating/pain in upper abs/gas. No diet changes.

For a week I have had gas/bloating that slowly increases through the day and by night causes bloating/pain in upper abs/gas. No diet changes.

Many possibilities: This could be due to food intolerances or could even be a sign of gallbladder disease. You may want to keep a food diary to track food intake. However, you should schedule a consult with your physician. ...Read more

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Upper right quadrant fullness better when standing up or laying down , gas bloating belching, going on for a while, no insurance help soooo annoying?

Upper right quadrant fullness better when standing up or laying down , gas bloating belching, going on for a while, no insurance help soooo annoying?

Gallbladder: These symptoms can just be intestinal gas or constipation, but can be gallbladder problems. That organ is in the RUQ of abdomen. Need to stay on very low fat diet, avoid greasy/fried foods. If develop fever, worsening pain, vomiting- need to go to hospital emergency room. Seek out a clinic system associated with a hospital that has a financial aid program for people without insurance. Mine does. ...Read more

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I was taking a probiotic with great results, which seemed to have diminished. I increased the dosage and now have gas/bloating. How long can I expect?

I was taking a probiotic with great results, which seemed to have diminished.  I increased the dosage and now have gas/bloating. How long can I expect?

Flora rebalancing: Probiotics are dietary supplements and foods that contain "beneficial" bacteria. They are promoted to improve digestion by rebalancing the normal microflora in the large intestine. Perhaps this rebalancing occurred and resulted in initial benefit for you, but further flora adaptation has occurred and lessened the favorable effect. More is not better. Just stop, or try another brand/bacteria. ...Read more

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What foods cause gas, bloating, or constipation?

What foods cause gas, bloating, or constipation?

Fruits and veggies: most commonly certain fruits and veggies. also sugar supplements (Splenda).
Look for the "FODMAP" diet for specifics. ...Read more

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Do UTI symptoms include gas bloating?

No: That's the wrong tract: GI (gastrointestinal) as opposed to gu (genitourinary). ...Read more

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Hi , I am 35 y.o men . For the 4 last day I've had constipation and my urine is much darker color . I feel weaker , and has problem with gas bloating.

Hi , I am 35 y.o men . For the 4 last day I've had constipation and my urine is much darker color . I feel weaker , and has problem with gas bloating.

Hydration: Proper hydration is critical, providing no other medical issues. Urine color may be used with the goal as being clear to light yellow. That will definitely help with the constipation also. If, in spite of increasing your water intake, you still experience a tendency to constipation please mention it to your doctor, since further work up might be needed. ...Read more