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How To Prevent Stomach Bloating
Diet modification: Certain foods have a sugar called rafinose which we cannot metabolize and then bacteria in our gut use it for food and produce carbon dioxide as a byproduct. Beans are notorious for having high levels of rafinose. Try using Beano tablets and see if your symptoms go away. ...Read more
How do I prevent bloating, stomach cramps, swelling and tenderness of the breasts two weeks before my period?
Depends: Depends whether this has been a life long issue which is usually a food allergy or intolerance. If this is a relatively new thing, a trip to the gastroenterologist might be advisable. Sometimes new onset bloating necessitates a colonoscopy to rule out colon pathology. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is there anything i can take to prevent a bloated stomach, are there certain foods that cause bloating?
Maybe IBS, but...: The GI tract has a very limited # of symptoms to signal its distress--nausea/vomiting, diarrhea/constipation, bloating, pain, fullness, bleeding, etc. As you know, many of these characterize ibs, but are also seen with inflammatory, infectious, ischemic, malabsorptive, and functional disorders. Directed lab work, imaging, biopsies, stool studies are appropriate in excluding non-ibs pathology. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My urinary hesitancy & stomach bloating seems to occur in cycles. Menopausal symptoms? Any way to prevent, relief or treat?
For 57+ yr female, is it ok to take 'Orofer XT' & 'Pantocid 20' alternate days along with 'Ecod Plus' daily to prevent gas & stomach bloating ?
Want to eat more fruits and veggies but always get bloating, stomach cramps and loose bowels afterwards. What can I do to prevent this?
Which med is more effective against G.I, reflux stomach rumble and bloating problems, Rabeloc 20 or Facid 40? Thank you..
Depends on the cause: Bloating usually means excess gas or stool in the intestines. Sometimes it means slow emptying of the stomach. Avoiding, or getting rid of, constipation is important. This can be done with lifestyle changes, dietary improvements, otc laxatives, and prescription meds. Lactose intolerance and eating excessive fiber both cause more gas. The doctor can make sure there's not a tumor blocking things. ...Read more
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