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Heartburn After Stomach Flu
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
HiI have stomach burning symptom(aftermeal)...acid reflux almost everyday....mild throat infection...gas formation...bloated stomach(after meal)?
Have post-infectious dyspepsia after stomach bug. Stomach burning resolved. Stopped ppi after 12 weeks. Now bloating and burping. What's the cause?
Possibly rebound: Hi Kiana, Sorry to hear that you are feeling uncomfortable with the bloating and burping. Given the information you presented, it's likely that your symptoms are due to stopping the PPI abruptly. There is a known "rebound" effect that is well described here - http://wb.md/2ouI0m9 Things will likely go back to normal in a few weeks. Hope you feel better soon! ...Read more
Bloating: After a stomach bug, the ability to digest is limited. Gas and bloating is often a result of this. Try to eat bland and limit your intake of milk products and fatty food. ...Read more
Bad heartburn/ bloating/ slow digestion after stomach flu. Ate spicy food within 24 hours of getting better. normal?
Could be ulcer: Epigastric pain which is the tip of your stomach could mean either ulcer or gastritis negative ct scan does not mean you do not have a problem stay on liquid or light diet take either Prilosec or zantac (ranitidine) from over the counter with some anti acid make sure your bowels moving ok no constipation if your symptoms does not improve your doctor should referred you for upper endoscopy. ...Read more
Prevacid (lansoprazole): Prevacid (lansoprazole) is usually a well-tolerated medicine. However, any medicine can cause side effects in some people. If you suspect the side effects are due to Prevacid (lansoprazole), your options are either to switch medicines or to stop it temporarily, to see if the side effects go away, then restart it in a few weeks and observe if the symptoms recur. Good luck. ...Read more
Fatigue, burning throat and stomach, stomach cramps, frequent bowel movements after eating, nausea after eating, fast heart rate?
All day acid reflux, then stomach pains, then bloating, now puking really thick vomit. Acid reflux abnormal, slight relief after puking. ?
Stomach flu starting Wednesday night. Still having bouts of diarrhea, lots of stomach pains, cramping, gas, loud stomach noises and movements. ?
Call the Doctor: I am not sure the heartburn is related to your vaccination, but the rash could be a side-effect. You should go to see a doctor and get yourself checked out. By getting a flu shot, it's apparent that you care about your health. Now, you should make sure you're not developing something serious and have a doctor take a look at you. Good luck. ...Read more
Dietary changes: An alteration of intestinal motility or bacteria. Dietary factors, such as an increased intake of lactose, fructose, sorbitol, indigestible starches in fruits, vegetables, and legumes, and carbonated beverages. Products such as pork, upon digestion, may release trace concentrations of malodorous gases. Psychological factors. ...Read more
Protonix (pantoprazole) 4 wks. Still hungry -after eating stomach gurgles- bloat and belching 3 hrs after- feel better when i don't eat-get nasal congestion.. Ideas?
? protonix (pantoprazole): It is a protons pump inhibitors that blocks acid production. People do have increased apetite. See a doctor for nasal congestion and breathlessness. ...Read more
Ate pork yesterday. Started getting stomach cramps, increase in gas, nausea, & gastritis upset. Next day feel worse w/chills, fatigue, nausea. ?
Food poisoning. : Could very well be food poisoning. Did the pork seem adequately cooked? Was it from a restaurant (or delivery) and perhaps mishandled? This could last a few days. Eat lighter fare for now, and drink lots of fluids. If you're not improved by Thursday, see a doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more
See below: These are common symptoms that you describe. They should abate within 72 hours. If the persist, see your family doctor. ...Read more