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I have a burning feeling in my stomach everything I eat, what does it mean?

I have a burning feeling in my stomach everything I eat, what does it mean?

Ulcer: Many things can cause this including: peptic/gastric ulcer, hiatal hernia, reflux disease...See your primary care for initial evaluation and treatment. He/she might send you to a gastroenterologist if the trial of initial drugs don't help. Good luck. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


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I have a burning feeling in my stomach and would like to know what if a constant thing?

I have a burning feeling in my stomach and would like to know what if a constant thing?

A family physician: Burning sensation in abdomen w/ tenderness can be many things. Onset, location, duration, character, aggravating factors, relieving factors, temporal factors all need to be discussed to further narrow down possible issues - at this point, could be reflux, stress, gastritis, aortic dissection or even stomach cancer.... Need more info - if pain is severe and persistent, see your family physician. ...Read more

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I have a burning feeling in my stomach off and on, and would like to know what it could be. Its not a constant thing?

I have a burning feeling in my stomach off and on, and would like to know what it could be. Its not a constant thing?

Why are you waiting: This can be due to several causes some of it is benign others may be serious, alcohol, tobacco, medications like Ibuprofen can cause this. On the other end of the spectrum possibility of peptic ulcer should be ruled out. ...Read more

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I have a burning feeling in my stomach along with a tight feeling that makes me sick. What could it be?

I have a burning feeling in my stomach along with a tight feeling that makes me sick. What could it be?

Reflux: Most like due to over production of stomach acid or gerd. In advanced cases ulcers can result. Stop nsaids if taking and try otc Prilosec or Pepcid (famotidine). If it continues talk to your physician. ...Read more

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Doctor I have a burning feeling in my stomach after eating potato chips...what is the cause for it? ..

Doctor I have a burning feeling in my stomach after eating potato chips...what is the cause for it? ..

Potato chips...: The different ingredients, flavors and fat content in those can cause heartburn which is most likely the problem here. Avoiding this the of food, and junk food in general, is advisable. If symptoms are persistent take antacids for symptom control. ...Read more

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I have this burning feeling in my stomach and I'm also pregnantwhat could cause that?

I have this burning feeling in my stomach and I'm also pregnantwhat could cause that?

Dyspepsia: Burning sensation - heartburn (dyspepsia)- in stomach not uncommon with pregnancy as the baby pushes up on stomach and can cause some acid to leak from stomach into the lower esophagus. Eating small portions, staying upright after meals, avoiding caffeine, nicotine, fatty meals and alcohol may prevent symptoms. Drink small sips of water frequently, chew some gum or take Tums (calcium carbonate) if that doesn't work. ...Read more

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I'm 34 weeks pregnant with mono/di twins, I have a burning feeling in my stomach constantly and I can feel ripping or tearing is this normal?

I'm 34 weeks pregnant with mono/di twins, I have a burning feeling in my stomach constantly and I can feel ripping or tearing is this normal?

No.: Ripping or tearing sensation is not normal in any pregnancy and could be a harbinger of catastrophic uterine rupture. This is a rare but potentially lethal complication seen more commonly with multifetal pregnancies as compared to singletons, especially if the mother has had prior uterine surgery (c-section, myomectomy or other). Talk to your mfm/ob doctor asap to get to the bottom of this! ...Read more

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I have a wierd burning feeling in my stomach and it's making me nausteaded. & it's making me having anxiety cause I'm scared what it is. Any help?

I have a wierd burning feeling in my stomach and it's making me nausteaded. & it's making me having anxiety cause I'm scared what it is. Any help?

Get evaluated please: It's normal to be concerned about your health, and to worry why you feel bad. The possibilities are numerous--ranging from acid reflux (i.e., heartburn) or a peptic ulcer to pancreatic or biliary disease & even stress. Alarm signs include weight loss, bleeding, recurrent vomiting, significant tenderness. Whatever the cause, you're appropriately anxious about it and should seek help from a doctor. ...Read more

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I have burning feeling in my stomach and its going to my chest and back I have been sick for 4 days and not been able to eat I am medicence

I have burning feeling in my stomach and its going to my chest and back I have been sick for 4 days and not been able to eat I am medicence

This: This is not an orthopedic issue but before I change it I can tell you that you should seek medical care right away< this may be something serious based upon your description, chest and back pain at the same time can a sign of a very serious problem. Call your doctor now. ...Read more

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I have a slight burning feeling in my stomach and lower back pain expecially when I put on my socks or pants goes into front of left hip close to the?

I have a slight burning feeling in my stomach and lower back pain expecially when I put on my socks or pants goes into front of left hip close to the?

Lumbar radiculopathy: The fact that you experience the discomfort with flexion of the spine associated with dressing suggests to me that you have a compressed nerve in the lumbar spine. An L4 nerve compression would explain low back pain & pain in the upper left leg, but not really explain the stomach discomfort. Can observe if pain is transient and brief, but if increases in intensity, frequency or duration, see doc. ...Read more

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I have a burning, irritated feeling across my stomach and it will not go away. It seems to be really intense around my belly button area. Not sure wh?

I have a burning, irritated feeling across my stomach and it will not go away. It seems to be really intense around my belly button area. Not sure wh?

Duration?: If the problem is improving, you may give it a day to see if it will improve and may even try antiacid medication to see if it helps. But if the pain is not getting any better or intolerable, best to see your doctor or go to the ER. ...Read more

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I've been having a constant burning feeling in my stomach for 2days now in the centre of my stomach what could it be? Its like an actual burning feelin

I've been having a constant burning feeling in my stomach for 2days now in the centre of my stomach what could it be? Its like an actual burning feelin

Heartburn?: In order of increasing strength & potency, try an antacid (calcium carbonate), h2 blocker eg ranitidine, and/or proton pump inhibitor (ppi) eg Omeprazole to see if acid is cause of burning sensation. However, if you feel weak, lightheaded, dizzy, faint etc or notice that you're passing bloody or black tarry stools, you need to get evaluated immediately/emergently. Also, don't smoke (ever) or drink. ...Read more

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I'm 34 weeks and 3 days pregnant. Why am I having a "burning" sensation feeling all over my stomach?

I'm 34 weeks and 3 days pregnant. Why am I having a "burning" sensation feeling all over my stomach?

Skin stretching: If this is your first pregnancy, the abdominal surface skin is being stretched for the first time and the elastic cells contained therein are trying to accommodate those changes. There are several "stretch mark" oils and creams that can help with this sensation when applied liberally. ...Read more

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What can I do to relieve the burning feeling in my stomach?

What can I do to relieve the burning feeling in my stomach?

See below: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more

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After d&c yesterday, I am feeling a mild burning feeling in my stomach?

After d&c yesterday, I am feeling a mild burning feeling in my stomach?

PEMF units: Use pemf units will reset pain - common cause is indigestion or inflammatory bowel - need to use betaine hcl to improve digestion - biotic research has a product called bio-hpl which helps with h. Pylori the common cause for ulcers. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I get a burning feeling in my stomach everytime I eat?

What does it mean if I get a burning feeling in my stomach everytime I eat?

Maybe have an ulcer?: Burning may indicate an ulcer, or at least significant dyspepsia. Ulcers can bleed (sometimes massively), perforate the stomach, obstruct stomach emptying. Medical evaluation is key (& needed especially urgently if vomiting blood or passing melenic stool), alcohol, aspirin, nsaid's, h.Pylori may contribute. Some medical conditions further predispose to ulcers. Any response to acid blocker drugs? ...Read more

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I am 31 male and sometimes I feel a burning feeling in my stomach is that normal?

High acid in stomach: Sounds like higher acid. Try TUMS or Zantac (ranitidine). Avoid spicy foods, alcohol, cigarettes, caffeine, tomato-based products, vinegar, citrus, chocolate. These can all make it worse. Medications like Advil and Aleve can also make it worse. If it continues on with taking Zantac (ranitidine) or TUMS then a trial of Prevacid are Prilosec or similar medications will help. ...Read more

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I've been getting a burning feeling in my stomach after taking my pills, how do I deal with this?

I've been getting a burning feeling in my stomach after taking my pills, how do I deal with this?

Food: Take medication with food if possible to minimize stomach upset. If the medication needs to be with an empty stomach you may need a change of medication. Check with your doctor. ...Read more

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I am feeling a slight burning feeling in my stomach and gullet after pepperoni. What is it?

I am feeling a slight burning feeling in my stomach and gullet after pepperoni. What is it?

PEMF units: Use pemf units will reset pain - common cause is indigestion or inflammatory bowel - need to use betaine hcl to improve digestion - biotic research has a product called bio-hpl which helps with h. Pylori the common cause for ulcers. ...Read more

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This morning I drank some orange juice and fealt a burning feeling in my stomach and blacked out from the pain what s wrong with me?

This morning I drank some orange juice and fealt a burning feeling in my stomach and blacked out from the pain what s wrong with me?

Could be problemCMD: Severe pain causing a black out needs urgent evaluation. Can't tell here what is causing it.; inflammation, ulcer, spasm, pancreatitis, gallbladder, other. Call your doc, or er now. ...Read more

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Why do I have a hungry feeling my stomach when I'm not hungry, bad indigestion and heartburn, and burning feeling in my stomach?

Why do I have a hungry feeling my stomach when I'm not hungry, bad indigestion and heartburn, and burning feeling in my stomach?

Drink lots of water: You are probably just dehydrated, make sure that are constantly staying hydrated by drinking plenty of water. ...Read more

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I have a burning feeling below sternum in top of abdomen every day for 2 weeks all day could anxiety cause this?

I have a burning feeling below sternum in top of abdomen every day for 2 weeks all day could anxiety cause this?

Maybe.: This burning symptom may also be from hyperacidity, gastroesophageal reflux disease, gas pains and yes, anxiety. You may still need to see your pcp to check it out if it persists. ...Read more

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I have not a burning sensation but just a warm feeling in my stomach quite often, this just started recently what could it be?

Warm feeling in the upper abdomen: The upper abdomen, is the region, which, which encompasses the epigastrium, the right upper quadrant and the left upper quadrant. The organs that referred symptoms to the epigastrium are: stomach – duodenum, pancreas, the left lobe of the liver, the heart –pericardium. To the RUQ: duodenum – pancreas, gallbladder, liver, base of right lung and pleura. To the LUQ: Spleen, stomach, tail of pancreas, splenic flexure of colon. There is also an anterior diaphragmatic hernia, which is immediately posterior to the xiphoidal process ...Read more

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I have a burning feeling in my chest under my breasts and stomach what could thia be?

I have a burning feeling in my chest under my breasts and stomach what could thia be?

Burning Pain: The differential diagnosis of these symptoms include peptic/gastric ulcer/gastritis, heart disease, reflux, pancreatitis, and gall bladder disease (among other conditions), it is worth seeing your physician to obtain a more thorough history. ...Read more

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I have a burning feeling on the left side of my abdomen. No pain but I am also feeling dizzy/faint and have quite a lot of gas. Could it be my uc?

I have a burning feeling on the left side of my abdomen. No pain but I am also feeling dizzy/faint and have quite a lot of gas. Could it be my uc?

Yes: If you have uc, a flare could present with many different symptoms. This may be the start of something that will progress to a more typical flare for you. ...Read more

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Occasionally I will have a churning feeling in my stomach, there is no burning in my esophagus, but I feel like there is a pill stuck in my throat?

Occasionally I will have a churning feeling in my stomach, there is no burning in my esophagus, but I feel like there is a pill stuck in my throat?

May be reflux: Globus sensation (something stuck in the throat) can be seen with reflux (even without heartburn), as well as problems of the throat, tonsils, pharynx, voice box (larynx), etc.
See your doc first; maybe an ENT to look around, scans to check the nearby areas that can't be visualized, or a GI doc to check for reflux after that., . ...Read more

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Burning feeling in stomach so what should I do?

Burning feeling in stomach so what should I do?

PEMF units: Use pemf units will reset pain - common cause is indigestion or inflammatory bowel - need to use betaine hcl to improve digestion - biotic research has a product called bio-hpl which helps with h. Pylori the common cause for ulcers. ...Read more

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What's the cause of a burning feeling in my upper abdomen?

What's the cause of a burning feeling in my upper abdomen?

Heartburn: It could be heartburn. A quick and easy way to find out is to try tums (calcium carbonate). If the pain goes away, you've nailed it. If not, see your doctor. ...Read more