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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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How do you get rid of gas and diarrhea when pregnant?

How do you get rid of gas and diarrhea when pregnant?

Tried probiotics ?: Probiotics are understood to help with the following GI issues in pregnancy: -Infection diarrhea -Antibiotic-related diarrhea -Irritable bowel syndrome -Inflammatory bowel disease Ref: http://americanpregnancy.org/pregnancy-health/probiotics-during-pregnancy/ ...Read more

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How do I get rid of gas in my stomach?

Simethicone: Simethicone is available over-the-counter w/o prescription in the states to help deal w/excessive gas. Sudden increase in fiber can do this as well as consumption of certain foods: beans are famous for inducing flatulence. Figure out what your triggers are and try to avoid them. Or talk to your doc about simethicone. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of stomach pains and diarrhea?

How do I get rid of stomach pains and diarrhea?

Get diagnosed: Once diagnosed, the appropriate treatment would follow. For example, if it was a bacterial infection, then antibiotic medications may be needed, ..If it was a virus, then rest, clear liquids for 24 hours, then slowly increasing your diet to a soft "brat" like diet, then increasing slowly to a regular diet may be in order. Diagnose first, the tx, best wishes. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of flatulence?

How do I get rid of flatulence?

Low FODMAP diet: You can search for this food plan on the net. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of bad bloating?

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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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 I get rid of stomach cramps?

How do I get rid of stomach cramps?

Stomach pain/dizzy: With these symptoms you should consult your doctor, to find out what is causing these symptoms. ...Read more

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What causes gas and how do I get rid of it?

What causes gas and how do I get rid of it?

What causes "gas": Gi gas arises from maldigestion (enzyme deficiency like lactose intolerance), food intolerance (ex. Gluten sensitivity), fermentation (as with bacterial overgrowth syndrome or changed flora after antibiotics), altered GI tract motility/gastroparesis, excessive air swallowing, inflammatory ;infectious causes. Any peptic symptoms, early satiety? Tried acid blockers yet? Also check out fod-map diet. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of pregnancy bloating?

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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How can I get rid of stomach cramps?

How can I get rid of stomach cramps?

What's the cause 1st: Recurrent abdominal discomfort is first addressed by accompanying signs/symptoms that may localize the organ involved: vaginal discharge or bleeding, alteration in periods, pregnancy risk? Fever, nausea, vomiting, altered stool pattern, blood with stool, tenderness, distension? Painful urination, blood in urine? Recent trauma, herniations? Age? Gender? Risks? Also, what testing have you had? ...Read more

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What can I do if my stomach is bloated from food and gas. How do I get rid of it fast?

What can I do if my stomach is bloated from food and gas. How do I get rid of it fast?

ABDOMINAL PAIN: Avoid carbonated and caffienated beverages.Try maalox or gasex.If symptoms still persist see your doctor. ...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 can I get rid of a bloated stomach?

How can I get rid of a bloated stomach?

Few suggstions...: Bloating may be caused by excessive air or gas in the gut. Simethicone or charcoal containing supplements may offer fast relief. Probiotics are another class of supplements that may be helpful. Prevention of gas and bloating with a low-fodmaps diet (ibsfree.Net), elimination of carbonated drinks, and avoiding gum chewing and hard candies all can help. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of stomach pains after eating?

What can I do to get rid of stomach pains after eating?

Must Diagnose First: I'm afraid that we are unable to treat what we haven't diagnosed. There are many different causes of abdominal pain, each with different ways to treat. If your pain is persistent, severe, associated w/high fever+/-vomiting, you should seek hands-on medical attention. We can then sort out the cause and get you well. Good luck. ...Read more

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What can I do to get rid of gas?

Avoid foods: The most likely cause is eating foods that you can not digest. The most likely are milk and milk rodents that are not fermented. Some beans but not others may cause gas. Also, take a probiotic to help with digestion. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of constipation?

How can I get rid of constipation?

See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...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 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 dont 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