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Help, what to take for sore stomach and bowel?

Help, what to take for sore stomach and bowel?

Could use some help: Hard to pinpoint a response, since your question is so nonspecific. You may want to consider: what you ate at the time, the location of your symptoms, associated distress (like flu or 'stomach bug'), exposures to sick individuals, stressors. Definitely see your doctor if symptoms worsen or persist. ...Read more

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An antibiotic is a medicine that slows, stops, or kills germs. The germs are usually bacteria causing an infection in a person, so the person uses antibiotics to help his body get ...Read more


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What can I do to help with an upset stomach due to big anitbiotics?

What can I do to help with an upset stomach due to big anitbiotics?

Speak with dr: Gastrointestinal upset is the most common side effect due to antibiotics. Some antibiotics can be taken just after eating and that may sometimes help. We also recommend the use of probiotics to help maintain normal flora. If you develop severe diarhea you should notify your dr to rule out a serious condition:c. Difficele colitis. ...Read more

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What can you take for a sore stomach and bowel?

What can you take for a sore stomach and bowel?

Could use some help: Hard to pinpoint a response, since your question is so nonspecific. You may want to consider: what you ate at the time, the location of your symptoms, associated distress (like flu or 'stomach bug'), exposures to sick individuals, stressors. Definitely see your doctor if symptoms worsen or persist. ...Read more

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Can you vomit on an empty stomach if you have a stomach upset and how long will it take for vomiting to occur?

Can you vomit on an empty stomach if you have a stomach upset and how long will it take for vomiting to occur?

Yes: Your stomach makes acid juices and also bile coming from your liver can move up into the stomach when you vomit. The vomiting depends on what is causing it. You can have "dry-heaves" where nothing comes out. If this is going on for over a day or you are very sick, see your doctor or go to the er. I see you are on tetracycline, that can make you nauseous. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to rid of bloating with a stomach ulcer?

Can you tell me how to rid of  bloating with a stomach ulcer?

Stomach ulcer: Yes. Discuss with your Dr. about what is causing it in you and how to get rid of it. ...Read more

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How can I put an end to gas/a bloated stomach?

How can I put an end to gas/a bloated stomach?

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 can you beat a bloated stomach and constipation?

How can you beat a bloated stomach and constipation?

Constipation: Fluid increase is essential. Fiber may help constipation but at the same time may increase your bloating, although, unless you try, you won't know how it will do in your case. Over-the-counter laxatives such as MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) or a stool softner, colace (docusate) may be tried. ...Read more

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How can I avoid having diarrhea and stomach pain from antibiotic? How often and when can I take a probiotic? Thanks

How can I avoid having diarrhea and stomach pain from antibiotic?
How often and when can I take a probiotic?

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Probiotics & yogurt: believe it not, regular yogurt has been shown to be just as good...but supplement companies have nothing to get by testing regular yogurt ...Read more

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How can you cure a sour stomach?

Sour stomach: Often the result of stress, poor sleep and lack of exercise. Please see "The Gut Solution" for details. ...Read more

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What can help me with Nauseas and stomach ache from medications ? Antibiotics for UTI

What can help me with Nauseas and stomach ache from medications ? Antibiotics for UTI

See answer: Nauses is one of the most common side effects of medications, especially antibiotics. Unless the précribing directions states otherwise, taking the medication with food is often the most helpful advice. If that does not solve the problem, discuss with your doctor about trying another medication/antibiotic that may be effective in treating your problem. There are several antibiotics used for UTI Rx ...Read more

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What can you do to help a stomach flu?

What can you do to help a stomach flu?

Gastroenteritis.: Start with clear liquid like water, soda that is clear, or sports hydration drinks. Sip often to prevent dehydration. Work up to solids with bland foods like bananas, rice, applesauce, toast, gelatin, or chicken. Avoid alcohol, nicotine, caffeine, dairy ; high fat foods. Rest. ...Read more

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How to treat bloating and cramps without a pill?

How to treat bloating and cramps without a pill?

Dysmenorrhea: Consider omega- 3 fatty acids or magnesium through diet with dr ok. Sipping chamomile & green tea can dissipate pain. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt. Warm bath, heating pad & acupuncture are excellent for dysmenorrhea. Get gyn eval – check magnesium & iodine levels & to rule out underlying pathology. ...Read more

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I have stomach and possibly digestion problems, what to do for relief?

I have stomach and possibly digestion problems, what to do for relief?

Depends on what the: actual symptoms are. This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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How to get rid of stomach ache and diarrhea (maybe norovirus?)?

How to get rid of stomach ache and diarrhea (maybe norovirus?)?

Time: Time hydration antinausea and anticramping medications pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) apple pectin and peppermint oil may help. The critical importance of fluid fluids fluids can't be minimized. The otc medication "complete relief" will help as well. It is very contagious btw! ...Read more

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What can you give a 3mt baby for an upset tummy and trowing up?

What can you give a 3mt baby for an upset tummy and trowing up?

Be seen: There are medications that can be used in that age group, but you need to be seen to check for other problems. ...Read more

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What can you do to treat stomach pain after taking an antibiotic?

What can you do to treat stomach pain after taking an antibiotic?

Coat stomach: Gastritis is common with many antibiotics, ask your dr. If its ok to eat or have a glass of milk before the particular antibiotic you are taking. Taking on an empty stomach is difficult for many people. ...Read more

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