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How do I stop the belching when pregnant?

How do I stop the belching when pregnant?

See below: Belching is the act of expelling air from the stomach through the mouth. It usually occurs when the stomach distends, or expands because of too much swallowed air. Belching releases the air to reduce the distention. You can also have a gas buildup in the stomach from bacteria working on food, which give up for gas. Anxiety can cause just about any physical symptom but it would be uncommon for anxiety to cause excessive belching. If your anxiety includes hyperventilating then that would be a good source of swallowed air, which then could lead to belching. Some things that may help in belching. Tried to be aware of how much air swallowing. Try to chew food completely before swallowing it so that the stomach will have smaller particles for the bacteria to give off gas with. Excessive exercise can also lead to belching. And sometimes relief can be obtained with anti-acids; H2 blockers and proton pump inhibitors. ...Read more

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Dr. Jeffrey Stevens
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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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What is the causes of belching in pregnant women?

What is the causes of belching in pregnant women?

Normal: This is related to slowed function of the stomach and increased backflow or reflux of gas. This is normal and can be treated with medication that contains simethicone, such as gas-x. ...Read more

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Is this the flu or pregnancy? Nausea vomiting belching

Is this the flu or pregnancy? Nausea vomiting belching

Test confirms either: Symptoms of body issues often overlap & over time may become more specific. Office flu tests are often accurate from the start of symptoms, pregnancy tests are usually accurate after ~ two wks or when your body starts to notice.U can either test for either or wait it out. ...Read more

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Is belching continuously symptoms of pregnancy? Iam 6 weeks pregnant now and on.Progesterone supplement. No other pregnancy symptoms

Is belching continuously symptoms of pregnancy? Iam 6 weeks pregnant now and on.Progesterone supplement. No other pregnancy symptoms

Pregnancy Indigetion: It is common for the rising uterus to compress the intestines and sometimes cause indigestion and a sense of fullness in the third trimester of pregnancy. This early at 6 weeks of pregnancy that is unlikely. ...Read more

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35wks pregnant everytime i eat stomach hurts extremely bad in middle top, belching, pain, for hours..Gall stones? Should i go to the hospital?

35wks pregnant everytime i eat stomach hurts extremely bad in middle top, belching, pain, for hours..Gall stones? Should i go to the hospital?

Could just be: Heartburn, which is common so far sling in pregnancy. Gallstones can cause these problems too, but unless the pain is severe or test suggest the gallbladder is infected, there is not much to do but avoid fatty foods. If the pain is persistent or you run fever, you should go in to the hospital to be examined and determine the cause. ...Read more

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Can constant stomach pain, belching and farting be a sign of pregnancy?

Can constant stomach pain, belching and farting be a sign of pregnancy?

There can be an: Increase in burping, passing flatus & sometimes abdominal discomfort but these are not diagnostic signs for a pregnancy. A pregnancy test is the right way to determine if you are pregnant. Take care. ...Read more

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Pressure in the middle of chest. Feel there is big gas i need to pass but can't belch. Can this be part of pregnancy ? 3 hpt negative at wk 9.

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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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. Jeffrey Wint
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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