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Gas Free Extra Strength Medication
No: it makes it less gassy by neutralizing it. ...Read more
Can I consume Charcoal tablets to treat my bloated stomach caused by excess gas? Or what other medications am I supposed to take instead?
Excessive burping but no heartburn pain - I am on omeprazole and using gas x to no avail. Are there any medications that can help with my excess gas?
Rather than trying: to treat the gas it would be important to find out why you are having so much gas. Is there lactose intolerance or other food intolerance? Do you have a small bowel obstruction? Are there duodenal diverticula present? You need to see a qualified health care professional or specialist and get to the root of the problem. ...Read more
Can I give my 2 (almost 3) yo Adult Extra Strength Tums (750 Ca Carbonate) for upset stomach/gas pain? If so, what dosage is acceptable (28lbs)?
Food sensitivity: Gas x..Over the counter simethicone may help, but need to get to bottom of what is causing the issue. You may have lactose intolerance, or sensitivity to wheat. Try eliminating dairy for a few weeks. Also try eliminating wheat..See if it helps. You may need to see your doctor if it continues to be a problem. ...Read more
I'm always constipated because of my IBS and medications. This also causes terrible smelling gas. How can I fix this?
IBS imbalance: Thank you for your question regarding irritable bowel syndrome and foul smelling gas. Consider a bit of bowel training and the use of a manual rectal syringe for a small (1 cup) warm water enema in the morning. You will find the warm water encourages a more complete bowel movement and deodorizes the "terrible smelling gas". Add this to your morning routine and notice the improvement of symptoms. ...Read more
I am extremely bloated and full of gas, i lost my son 4 months ago so very stressed what medication would be best?
Sorry for your loss: So sorry for your loss. This situation is obviously very stressful. For the bloated and gas- you could take an acid-blocker, or antacid-combined with an anti-gas formula or both. Acid blockers such as zantac (ranitidine) or pepcid- are histamine blockers, and Prilosec or Prevacid are proton pump inhibitors and will help reduce the acid. Simethicone will help with the gas. Mylanta or Gaviscon are antigas/antaci. ...Read more
I am having gas problem from past 3-4 mnth even after taking medication for couple of month and changing diet its not going.. Is endoscopy gud option?
For a long time i feel my right side of my stomch particularly swollen and like with alot of gas .. i have taken alot of gas medication from hospital ?
Gas: This man be a type of irritable bowel syndrome where excess gas is formed or normal gas build-up occurs because it is not moved along properly. Drinking hot water and applying a hot water bottle to the abdomen moves the gas along. Taking simethicone after meals prevents gas build-up. Diet is a factor. A gastroenterologist is best qualified to evaluate and advise you. ...Read more
Milk: If anything, milk can cause gas rather than relieve it. ...Read more
Is there any prescription medication that will alleviate gas formation tried everything over the counter--charcoal, beano etc.
Unlikely: Gas is from (1) air/carbonation we swallow, (2) inability to break down foods, or (3) production by bacteria. (1) charcoal or devrom; no soda. (2) eliminate ([email protected] time for 1 week) wheat, dairy, eggs, beans, oats, barley ... Read food labels to for hidden ingredients; read http://www.Drugs.Com/cg/how-to-avoid-and-decrease-problems-with-gas.Html for (3), ask your dr. To give Flagyl 500 mg 3x/day. ...Read more
Will Pepcid or Zantac (ranitidine) relieve the gas caused by my anti-inflammatory medication Diclofenac?
What's a good OTC medication for when you experience knife like pain in your stomach (not sure if it's from acid, inflammation, trapped gas)?
Take a couple of dee: Any medication that you take by mouth will take more than a few minutes before it can provide any relief of symptoms. So if your pain is knife like, it must be quite transient(lasting <1 minute). Such pains are common and most of us have them. But they disappear as fast as they come on...so do not to take them seriously as these are not related to any disease, simply take a couple of deep breaths. ...Read more
My mother who is 94 years old flew from atlanta ga. To new york her feet are now swollen she has no medical issues and she takes no medication?
Needs check: She needs to be evaluated for blood clots in the legs. At her age, she probably has a medical history that she did not tell you about. ...Read more
Having pain due to intestinal gas, not able to pass gas due to constipation. No reduction in mild pain even after taking medication for gas.Whattodo?
Take OTC for gas: Absorption, and watch diet. Simethicone liquid or chewables can help reduce the gas by just adhering to the bubbles formed. Whatever food gave you gas, may be the culprit, and what you need to avoid eating net time. Ranitidine is not for gas, only for stomach acid, and whatever caused your diet to start producing gas, is why you must identify the foods you ate prior to this meal. ...Read more
I have a build up of gas at night and it causes pain in my intestine on my right side. I take activated charoal and ultra strength gas relief, no luck. I have had gastro problems for 2 yrs, have had 3 colonoscopys and 4 endoscopys and have been told it is
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