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Feel pressure in the middle of chest. Feel indigestion problem. Feel there is big gas i need to pass but can't belch. Can this be part of pregnancy ?

Feel pressure in the middle of chest. Feel indigestion problem. Feel there is big gas i need to pass but  can't belch. Can this be part of pregnancy ?

Definitely: You can take some over the counter gas-x, simethicone, this might help. If you're having heartburn symptoms from this, Zantac (ranitidine) or Pepcid might help as well. Walking may help as well. Very common for pregnant gals to feel indigestion, especially as pregnancy goes on. Progesterone, one of the hormones of pregnancy, causes your stomach and intestines to slow down... Thus food takes longer to pass. ...Read more

Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Im 35 weeks pregnant with gerd&indigestion, in the afternoon im having excessive gas in my chest, will feel tight.Breathless &needs to burp.What is this?

Im 35 weeks pregnant with gerd&indigestion, in the afternoon im having excessive gas in my chest, will feel tight.Breathless &needs to burp.What is this?

3rd trimester GERD: Gerd in the 3rd trimester can be very uncomfortable. The uterus and fetus take up a lot of room in the abdomen, which displaces or moves the stomach and intestines into abnormal positions. This pressure can cause gerd. Call your obstetrician's office to talk about this and ask what medications they recommend. ...Read more

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Am i pregnant? My last period was february 22 - 26 that's shorter then normal. I was given a depo-pervera shot on the week of march 11th. I have been feeling tired and just wanted take naps alot. I have cravings, I have some heart burn, and when i burp or

Am i pregnant? My last period was february 22 - 26 that's shorter then normal. I was given a depo-pervera shot on the week of march 11th. I have been feeling tired and just wanted take naps alot. I have cravings, I have some heart burn, and when i burp or

If : If a pregnancy test was not done prior to you getting depo. Then you should take one. Otherwise your symptoms could be side effects of the depo. However the heartburn and burping need to be addressed by your doctor. In the meantime try an over the counter anti-acid medication like Pepcid (famotidine) or prilosec. Take care. ...Read more

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What would cause excessive and ongoing (for months) belching, heartburn, and widely/quickly varying bowel changes?

What would cause excessive and ongoing (for months) belching, heartburn, and widely/quickly varying bowel changes?

GI issues: All these symptoms point to some GI issue you are having. Gerd, esophogitis, peptic ulceration, pyrosis, etc can all be possibilities. You need to see a GI dr. For an evaluation of your issues and get the definitive diagnosis, so the best treatment for you can occur, good luck! ...Read more

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What can i do with my heartburn? Im only 15 . What are the food that i cannot eat? I always have gas. Belching. Pls help me

What can i do with my heartburn? Im only 15 . What are the food that i cannot eat? I always have gas. Belching. Pls help me

Age 15 heartburn: You should see a pediatric gastroenterologist and be evaluated for eosinophilic esophagitis, as well as food allergies which are very common in younger individuals. You may also be swallowing air a lot if you drink carbonated beverages ( sodas) . Avoid soda, caffeine, evaluate with doctor food allergies, F/u with allergist/ gastroenterologist ...Read more

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Heartburn? Belching that tastes bad, usually doesn't happen to often. Had stuffed green peppers for dinner not spicy though. How do I cure it? Thanks

Heartburn? Belching that tastes bad, usually doesn't happen to often. Had stuffed green peppers for dinner not spicy though. How do I cure it? Thanks

Reflux: Sounds like you're getting some reflux. The most natural way to help the symptoms is to try to avoid foods and drinks that could aggravate it: alcohol, caffeine, high fat foods, spicy foods, tomato juice. Avoid lying down within 2-3 hours of a meal. If you're still having symptoms, then you can try otc Tums (calcium carbonate) or heartburn. But avoidance of food/drink triggers is key! ...Read more

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Chest hurts on and off in center/left side, also belching and heartburn, its not constant or gripping but bothering.Also behind left shoulder. ?

Chest hurts on and off in center/left side, also belching and heartburn, its not constant or gripping but bothering.Also behind left shoulder. ?

See a doctor: I recommend seeing a doctor so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more

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I am having hypochlorhydria and experiencing symptoms like heartburn , reflux, belching?Is there any complete cure for my problem?Any natural remedy?

I am having hypochlorhydria and experiencing symptoms like heartburn , reflux, belching?Is there any complete cure for my problem?Any natural remedy?

Heartburn: If you want to avoid unnatural remedies, first avoid any foods that aggravate your condition. Remain upright after eating/drinking. Milk may help buffer acidity. Calcium carbonate, too. If this isn't enough, you may need to break down & consider medications. ...Read more

Dr. Charles Cattano
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Heartburn (Definition)

When acid and peptic juices reflux into the esophagus, one might have the sensation of burning or pain under the breast bone. It can radiate up to the throat and down to the region of the solar plexus. Some may describe it as bad 'indigestion' and others may feel like they are ...Read more


Dr. Corey Clay
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Belching (Definition)

Belching (big burps) is a symptom in which a person forces air noisily from his stomach out through his mouth. Belching can be due to too much air or gas in the stomach. Sometimes, people purposely swallow air and belch it back ...Read more