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How long does ski-niacin remain in the stomach?

How long does ski-niacin remain in the stomach?

Niacin: Niacin is vitamin B3. It is available in foods but taken as a supplement it is used to lower cholesterol. It depends upon the preparation (I could not find information on ski-niacin). Regular niacin will be absorbed from the stomach rapidly and will be eliminated from the body in 24 hours. Time release niacins will be absorbed and eliminated more slowly. ...Read more

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How long does the stomach pain from the flu last?

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How long does the stomach pain from the flu last?

Few days: If you have had stomach pain without diarrhea from a viral infection, the pain should not last for more than a few days. If it is getting worse you need to consult your doctor . The flu from influenza virus is not usually associated with significant gastrointestinal symptoms but a common cold virus can. Some people may develop IBS after a viral GI infection but this is not a common event. ...Read more

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How long can the stomach flu last in kids?

How long can the stomach flu last in kids?

Longer in Kids: Acute gastroenteritis symptoms typically last longer in younger children. Avoid high sugar drinks and encourage complex carbohydrate foods while your child has diarrhea. ...Read more

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How long does the stomach virus last in most cases?

How long does the stomach virus last in most cases?

Stomach virus: There is no stomach virus per se but the most common one involved is the rotavirus and can cause nausea, vomiting and diarrhea which typically lasts up to approximately a week and the symptoms are usually milder in adults vs kids. ...Read more

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Normally, how long would the stomach flu normally last for?

1 to 10 days: According to the cdc, viral gastroenteritis usually has a duration of one to ten days (depending on the specific virus). ...Read more

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How long does the stomach flu last with diarrhea?

How long does the stomach flu last with diarrhea?

Stomach Flu: According to the cdc, viral gastroenteritis usually has a duration of one to ten days (depending on the specific virus). ...Read more

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How long does a stomach virus last for?

12-60 hours in adult: 12-60 hours in an adult. There are some exceptions, but this is a pretty handy rule. ...Read more

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Normally, how long would the stomach virus last?

Normally, how long would the stomach virus last?

Depends: Some viral infections last 24 hours, others 1 week. Sometimes the virus is cleared, but symptoms linger at a lower intensity and frequency for weeks to months. Symptoms lasting longer than 2 to 4 weeks should be evaluated by a health care provider. ...Read more

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How long does food stay in the stomach for on average?

A few hours: Generally, about 50% of the food that you eat is out of the stomach into the small intestine within 90 minutes of when eaten. All food should be gone within a few hours. Gastric emptying could be measured with a nuclear medicine test. Diabetics typically have delayed gastric emptying, called gastroparesis. However, this condition can be seen after a viral infection or other unknown causes. ...Read more

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How does acidity develop in the stomach?

How does acidity develop in the stomach?

Primer: stomach acid: Very simplistically: acid secretion originates in the stomach, in response to cephalic & local gastric stimulation. Gastrin is a hormone that responds to the amount of stomach acid produced--not enough acid causes gastrin levels to rise to stimulate acid production. Acid helps neutralize ingested pathogens, ionify some minerals for improved absorption, & converts pepsinogen to pepsin. ...Read more

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How long does the stomach take to empty excess acid from a meal?

How long does the stomach take to empty excess acid from a meal?

Stomach emptying: Most people's stomachs empty at the rate of 1-2 hours after liquids, 3-6 hours after solids. Carbohydrates ; proteins exit faster than fats. Large meals take longer to empty than frequent grazing on small low fat meals. ...Read more

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How long can the stomach flu last and not hurt you?

How long can the stomach flu last and not hurt you?

A few days or more: Most stomach viruses last a few days. A few such as rota virus can last a week or longer. Regardless of duration, if a stomach virus makes you dehydrated that can hurt you. And if you are vomiting green bile, or blood, or have bloody diarrhea, or severe stomach pains, you should see a doctor right away. ...Read more

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How long does the stomach stay swollen after gallbladder surgery?

How long does the stomach stay swollen after gallbladder surgery?

Vsrirs: Common to feel gassy & bloated for a few days, usually less than a week. Concerns would be worsening abdominal pain, recurrent vomiting. Call your surgeon if you have concerns. Follow your surgeon's instructions & seem them for your postoperative follow up. ...Read more

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How long does it take for oxycontin to get eliminated of my system after my last dose? How long does the withdrawal last ?

How long does it take for oxycontin to get eliminated of my system after my last dose? How long does the withdrawal last ?

Varies: Some depends on how long and how much you used it. More too on specifics about you. Ask the Dr who prescribed for help and don't give in. You're doing the right thing and can be proud. This is what matters as you go through the process. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Can a long does of amoxicillin cause gastritis and how long can it last after a two weeks of taking the antibiotic?

Can a long does of amoxicillin cause gastritis and how long can it last after a two weeks of taking the antibiotic?

Yes: all antibiotics can cause various forms of GI upset. They also change the balance of bacteria/micro organisms in the GI tract which can cause symptoms. Often eating yogurt daily with live cultures or probiotics can be helpful in alleviating the symptoms. if this does not help after a week i would recommend talking to your primary care doctor. I would also avoid alcohol during this time. ...Read more

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How long does it take for popcorn to digest in the stomach?

How long does it take for popcorn to digest in the stomach?

A few hours.: Food is usually out of the stomach within 45 minutes. Then heads to the small intestine. Most digestion takes place there. It is hard to say when digestion is complete, but after several hours most nutrients are absorbed. Popcorn husks don't digest well. ...Read more

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