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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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How can I get rid of bloating?

How can I get rid of bloating?

Abdominal bloating: There are lots of reasons (some quite concerning) for abdominal discomfort /bloating, but not all of them are due to the GI tract. Also, functional syndromes may be present without underlying inflammation or structural pathology. Check with your doctor for examination ; treatment options, particularly since your problem seems to be ongoing. Not pregnant, right? ...Read more

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How do you get rid of bloating?

How do you get rid of bloating?

Several ways: Excess fiber in relkation to your fluid intake will lead to bloating. Some foods produce a lot of gas so I would reduce legumes and leafy vegetables. Reduce carbonation and don't use straws as this leads to increased swallowing of gas and thus bloating. But increased fluids and not going overboard on fiber is the best solution. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of bloating?

How do you get rid of bloating?

Depends on what: Is cause of abdominal distention. If it is gas, try some otc gas reducing meds or modifying diet to reduce gas producing foods. If it is intestinal obstruction or excessive fluid, you need medical attention immediately. Sometimes gallstones can cause distention. Get to a doctor for specific recommendation. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what's the best thing to get rid of bloating?

Change of diet: High fiber diets can cause bloating. Reducing intake of garlic, onion, broccoli and cabbage can be helpful. Also staying away from sodas or any drinks that have effervescence can be helpful. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of bloating I had it for three months and I tried different diets everything?

How do I get rid of bloating I had it for three months and I tried different diets everything?

Doctor can evaluate: A person who often has tummy bloating is not normal, especially if bloating is new. A doctor can find the cause and start treatment. Problems can be due to 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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How to get rid of bloating stomach?

How to get rid of bloating stomach?

Simethicone: Avoid foods or increased amounts of food that seem to cause bloating. You can eliminate a food at a time to fingure this out. Otherwise, make sure that with meals, you take a simethicone containing medication to disperse the gas. You may need to slow down your eating and drinking. Often times, people swallow lots of air with rapid eating (swallowing) and drinking. Put fork down between bites. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of bloating after removing adhesions?

How do you get rid of bloating after removing adhesions?

Unclear yet...: Do you mean he just few days after some abdominal procedures to release adhesion from prior surgery or inflammation, or something else? Bloading 2-5 days after procedures could result from slow bowel moving (ileus) still under effect of anesthesia, drug, surgery, electrolytes; if weeks after surgery, may be from re-adhesions or indigestion from gas-froming foods to some. Nonetheless, ask doc... ...Read more

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Is there a way to quickly get rid of bloating and fluid retention?

WRONG QUESTION: You really should focus on why there is bloating and fluidn retention. This is appropriate to take up with your dr. ...Read more

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How can you prevent/get rid of bloating during period?

Bloating: Period bloating: try: omega- 3 fatty acids or magnesium (supplementation or through diet) with your doctor’s approval. Avoid caffeine, alcohol, extra salt. Over the counter products like midol can be helpful. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of bloating discomfort during pregnancy?

Bloating, pregnancy: Eat non spicy foods in small portions. Do not eat late into the night. Maalox or Pepcid (famotidine) can be helpful. Please see your doctor as well. It is not good to self treat while pregnant. It can be dangerous. ...Read more

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What do I do to get rid of bloating right before my period?

What do I do to get rid of bloating right before my period?

Some tips: Bloating prior to or during your period is due to fluid retention & slower digestion (constipation). To decrease bloating avoid salt intake (including prepackaged foods), increase water intake (to flush the body & reduce constipation), consider magnesium or calcium supplements (with your dr’s approval) or otc meds that include a diuretic such as midol. Exercise and birth control pills may help. ...Read more

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I can't seem to get rid of bloating stomach, I have a 2 year old, he was huge baby, after having him, can't get rid of bloating and lower stomach pains?

I can't seem to get rid of bloating stomach, I have a 2 year old, he was huge baby, after having him, can't get rid of bloating and lower stomach pains?

Discuss with pcp: You are too far out of the delivery for this to be related to childbirth. I would check to see if you have an abdominal wall hernia that could have resulted from the pregnancy. You obgyn can check your uterus and ovaries, you could also discuss with a gastroenterologist to see if this is related to bowel function. Intestinal problems would be a more common cause. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of bad bloating?

Couple options...: You might consider trying a probiotic supplement to improve the balance of healthy bacterial flora in your intestine. Also, try starting a low-fodmaps diet to eliminate all the commonly fermentable foods that cause gas and bloating. Find more info about this: ibsfree. Net. Good luck! ...Read more

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Are there sure ways to get rid of this aggravating bloating?

Are there sure ways to get rid of this aggravating bloating?

Start w/ evaluation: There are lots of reasons for abdominal bloating & many are not due to the GI tract. Bowel "problems" often accompany GI disorders--whether functional or "organic." if pain with meals consider peptic (acid), biliary, or pancreatic disease. If bleeding or tenderness is present, this suggests inflammation, ischemia, or infection. Exquisite tenderness is quite concerning. Please see your doctor. ...Read more

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I've got a bloating feeling every time I eat what can I take to get rid of it?

Diet: Gas is produced by bacteria in your intestines as it consumes some of the food you eat. Certain foods result in greater gas production, such as broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage. The low fodmap diet can help. ...Read more

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How to get rid of menstrual bloating?

How to get rid of menstrual bloating?

Bloating: Period bloating: try omega 3 fatty acids or magnesium (supplementation or through diet) with your doctor’s approval. Avoid caffeine, alcohol or extra salt. Over the counter products like midol can be helpful. ...Read more

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How to get rid of this bloating after every meal?

Change diet: If you taking antacids and eating carbs it will make problem worse. Also, avoid carbonated drinks. Eat smaller meals. Looks up diet for GERD. (There are many other resons for bloating but reflux/GERD is one of more common) ...Read more

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What can I use to get rid of severe bloating with gastroparesis?

What can I use to get rid of severe bloating with gastroparesis?

Meds: 30y female has gastroparesis & "bloating" for which there are OTC meds like Mylicon. Your doctor can prescribe meds to help. If orthodox meds fail, there might be investigation of Cannabis indica, not sativa, taken as a tea. See below: ...Read more

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How do I get rid of pregnancy bloating?

Sometimes bloating: Can be related to 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. ...Read more

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What are good ways to get rid of IBS bloating?

What are good ways to get rid of IBS bloating?

Individualized: Approach. There are many causes that may include: stress, hormones, infections, inflammation, structural to name a few. Best is to work together with a gastroenterologist to arrive at the correct answer for you. Everyone is different and there is not one straight approach. You may start with as simple as an elimination diet and record which foods may aggravate you. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Is there a good way to get rid of stomach bloating?

Is there a good way to get rid of stomach bloating?

Abdominal swelling: Clarification please: are you relating your abdominal circumference to feelings of distension, fluid retention, constipation, overeating, or do you feel pregnant? Hard to answer your question without further information and clarity. Over what period of time have you noted the swelling--minutes or months, and what are your underlying medical problems (alcohol, liver disease, gut problems...)? ...Read more

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Can someone tell me how to get rid of constipation/bloating?

Can someone tell me how to get rid of constipation/bloating?

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 with regular exercise. There are a number of over the counter laxatives that can be taken orally to help pass retained fecal matter. ...Read more

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What would be a good way for me to get rid of my constipation and bloating after I just finished a diet?

What would be a good way for me to get rid of my constipation and bloating after I just finished a diet?

Poor diet and fluids: Not enough fiber and inadequate fluids. You need 20-25 grams of fiber and 80-100 ounces of alcohol free, caffeine free fluids every day, more if strenuous excercise is part of your daily routine. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of the bloating symtom when ik on my period?

How can I get rid of the bloating symtom when ik on my period?

Hormones: Hormones are the cause of the bloating, typically progesterone. You can go on birth control pills (combined estrogen/progesterone pills), hormones, which can help to lesson the degree of bloating and the number of days that you have bleeding. ...Read more

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Kidney and bloating how to get rid of gas and bloating and high blood fats?

Kidney and bloating how to get rid of gas and bloating and high blood fats?

Simethicone: Based on your info, try less cabbage, onions, broccoli, brussel sprouts, wheat, and potatoes in your diet
try also the medication Simethicone 80 mg four times a day as needed, and activated charcoal ...Read more

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What do experts consider effective ways to get rid of the bloating feeling during your period?

What do experts consider effective ways to get rid of the bloating feeling during your period?

Some tips: Bloating prior to or during your period is due to fluid retention & slower digestion (constipation). To decrease bloating avoid salt intake (including prepackaged foods), increase water intake (to flush the body & reduce constipation), consider magnesium or calcium supplements (with your dr’s approval) or otc meds that include a diuretic such as midol. Exercise and birth control pills may help. ...Read more

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Have polyp in my GB and have a lot of discomfort, bloating and really nauseous. How do I get rid of the nausea?

Have polyp in my GB and have a lot of discomfort, bloating and really nauseous. How do I get rid of the nausea?

Gallbladder Polyp: Polyps of the gallbladder, as identified by ultrasound, are treated based on size. Larger polyps carry a higher risk of malignancy, and may represent a reason why surgeons like me may recommend gallbladder removal. Small polyps are followed with imaging over time and the gallbladder is removed if they grow significantly. Polyp doesn't cause nausea. Only have 400 characters to answer! ...Read more

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What can I do or eat to get rid of this stomach bloating?

What can I do or eat to get rid of this stomach bloating?

Abdominal bloating: There are lots of reasons (some quite concerning) for abdominal discomfort /bloating, but not all of them are due to the GI tract. Also, functional syndromes may be present without underlying inflammation or structural pathology. Check with your doctor for examination ; treatment options, particularly since your problem seems to be ongoing. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of body fat and also stop my stomach from bloating?

How do I get rid of body fat and also stop my stomach from bloating?

Diet and exercise: The best way to reduce body fat is a balanced diet, low in fat and high in fruits, vegetables and protein. Exercise is also important both cardiovascular exercise and muscle strengthening. ...Read more

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How dose bloating cause the stomach it to inflate. How can I get my tummy to go back down after I get rid of the bloat?

How dose bloating cause the stomach it to inflate. How can I get my tummy to go back down after I get rid of the bloat?

Bloating of Abd: May be due to gas in intestines, irritable bowel or even gall bladder disease. Consider a low FODMAP diet. FODMAP stands for Fermentable Oligo-, Di-, Monosaccharides and Polyalcohols. See more info here. Http://www. Ibsdiets. Org/fodmap-diet/fodmap-food-list/ Also consider visit to primary care for checkup. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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What can I do if my stomach is huge now because of gas in it and bloating how do I get rid of it?

What can I do if my stomach is huge now because of gas in it and bloating how do I get rid of it?

Find the cause: Many different things can cause stomach bloating. True bloating due to a large amount of gas can best be avoided by avoiding the foods, activities that cause the gas accumulation. Many other things feel like bloating but may be due to inflammation or adhesions or gallstone problems etc. See your primary to figure out the cause of your symptoms. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of symptoms that come with my period. Moodiness, bloating, being really emotional etc?

How can I get rid of symptoms that come with my period. Moodiness, bloating, being really emotional etc?

See your doctor: You can see your physician for an evaluation of these symptoms & their pattern. You can start by keeping a log of these on a calendar, along with timing of your menstrual periods. There are "apps" available for this, as well as other online forms (just google for it). Premenstrual symptoms can range from mild (pms) to severe (premenstrual dysphoric disorder). These can be effectively treated. ...Read more

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I work out 3 days a week, eat healthy but no matter what I eat I have bad gas and bloating everyday all day. Why? What can I do to get rid of it?

I work out 3 days a week, eat healthy but no matter what I eat I have bad gas and bloating everyday all day. Why? What can I do to get rid of it?

Gas & Bloating: A gastro MD can examine you and tell you more. Consider getting a Food Sensitivity lab test from Great Plains Lab in KS. It's easy and can be done at home. Measures SENSITIVITY, not simply and yes or no to foods. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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My stomach is reacting to poorly prepared food... Wat medication or home remedy to get rid of the bloating and nad gas?

My stomach is reacting to poorly prepared food... Wat medication or home remedy to get rid of the bloating and nad gas?

Candida produces: The symptoms you mention. Please see a natural health doctor or your doc to get treated for that. Probiotics are often used for this. Raw foods are hard to digest. If you are eating them, please switch to par-boiled food. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Is peppermint tea good for getting rid of bloating? I know it aids disgestion but can it also help get rid of a bloated stomach?

Is peppermint tea good for getting rid of bloating? I know it aids disgestion but can it also help get rid of a bloated stomach?

Possibly: Peppermint oil has been used effectively for a variety of digestive issues (flatus, nausea, bloating, vomiting, cramps, loose bowel movements, heartburn, indigestion & irritable bowel syndrome). However, you may have better effect with enteric coated capsules. ...Read more

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Since my abdominal surgery I've been retaining water horribly. What is the best/safest way to get rid of water retention and bloating? Can you?

Since my abdominal surgery I've been retaining water horribly. What is the best/safest way to get rid of water retention and bloating? Can you?

Several causes...: Your fluid retention may be from the intravenous fluids you received during your operation and recovery. You may also be (relatively), malnourished, with decreased protein stores which can also cause swelling. Follow up with your surgeon. Good luck, feel better. ...Read more