Doctor insights on: Pain on right side of stomach after eating
After eating, stomach pain/burning travels down abdomen esp. Left and right sides. Abd. Hurts when pressed on. Dr.says too much acid in body. Thoughts?
Maybe: There are many causes of belly pain, some of which are simply annoying, others are deadly. Assuming your doctor did thorough interview & exam, if stomach acid seems to be most likely cause, then high dose omeprazole (Prilosec) can help determine if acid is to blame. If symptoms persist, then other causes should be investigated. Acidity usually affects only upper, central abdomen. ...Read more
Many possible causes: Most of the causes of right upper quadrant pain after eating relate to the gallbladder, stomach, or upper digestive tract. Gallbladder disease, ulcers, and pancreas problems are all possibilities. Cancer is not likely at age 31. Initially, I would try antacids, such as Tums, (calcium carbonate) to see if you get any relief. If the problem persists, you certainly should see your doctor. Good luck. ...Read more
I have pain in my upper right side of abdomen and I can feel it too after eating food and every day it's the pain is increasing please help?
I have a dull pain on the right upper side of my abdomen just under the right rib. I think it appears after eating a little more than normal. Any ideas?
Sometimes I get a inflamed feeling in the sides of my abdomen after eating that persists for hours. Anything I can take?
Gallbladder?: If this pain is caused after eating fatty foods, and you still have your gallbladder, that could be the culprit. You could first eliminate fried and fatty foods from your diet (no butter, oils, dressing). And if the discomfort subsides, you can ask your doc for an abd ultrasound. That is the first step towards a diagnosis. If you are not having soft, regular bm's, constipation could contribute. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Pancreatitis?: The two organs that reside in the left side of your abdomen AND are associated with digestion are the pancreas and the left side of your colon. You might have something minor like a "spastic colon" or something more serious like pancreatitis or blocked pancreatic ducts. Particularly if the pain is significant or recurrent, you need to seek medical care. ...Read more
What causes abdomen burning pain on left side under the ribcage? Starts an hour later after eating and it lasts 1 second with a few minutes intervals
The possible causes of burning of left upper quadrant of abdomen are gastroesophageal reflux, esophagitis, peptic ulcer including stomach or duodenal ulcer, gastritis which is inflammation of lining of stomach including h.Pylori infection. Other possible cause could be pancreatitis but
pain is not usually burning in nature. ...Read more
I feel so much gas in my stomach and also feel burden on my left side of chest. Mostly it occur after eating something. ...?
Tried any meds?: If you haven't already tried it, using an acid blocking medicine such as ranitidine or Omeprazole might be worth a try, in case the symptoms are related to acid reflux or some other acid peptic disorder. If this is not helpful, other causes such as gallbladder disease would have to be considered. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have severe pain under my left ribs after eating. I feel bloated. The pain radiates to my back and right side. My stomach makes all kinds of noises.?
Dull ache on left side, not in stomach. Usually stomach is queazy after eating. Not eating heavy, eating light. No fever.?
Stomach pain on my right side right under/below ribcage after eating mainly at night. Hurts worse when I press on it, I can feel whatever is painful?
My mid back on both sides hurting for 2 weeks abdomen right under chest hurts like I did sit ups but have not. After eating worse. Blood work all good?
My mother's left part of upper stomach pains throughout day and intensively after eating food. It pains in both side after eating food.
See Doctor: This could be any number of issues including irritable bowel but could also represent mesenteric ischemia. Would suggest immediate consultation with a gastroenterologist to evaluate your mother to discern what is going on. This needs immediate attention especially if she is over 50. ...Read more
Have been experiencing gas, bloating and extreme pain in the upper right abdomen for the last month. I'm now getting pain on left side after eating?
46 Conditions: This complaint can possibly be associated with up to 46 different conditions. Therefore it would need to be thoroughly worked up by your primary physician and if preliminary workup is negative then he would probably consult with a gastroenterologist. The workup could be from days to weeks to sort out. Make an appointment with your doctor and be ready to provide as much detail as possible. ...Read more
All time hungry even after eating with burps. A sensation in the stomach and severe back ache all around the left side of the body to the lower back?
I have severe stomach pain with severe distention after eating and pain in back\sides I have also been emptying my bowels 4 times per day (solid not d?
IBS or GB problem: You might have IBS irritable bowel syndrome or GB a gallbladder disease, either one can cause exactly the same symptoms. You need to watch what you eat stay away from salad and all raw greens, and stay away from eggs and egg product like mayonnaise or similar product no red meat no fry food no greasy food, hydrate very well and eat multiple small meals. You need to see your doctor for testing & Rx ...Read more