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IBS for over 10yrs, no matter what I eat, I always have really bad smelling stools & gas. Its embarrassing. Help?

IBS for over 10yrs, no matter what I eat, I always have really bad smelling stools & gas. Its embarrassing. Help?

Consider SIBO: Fowl smelling stools and excess gas production could represent Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO). Patients with IBS may also suffer from SIBO. In my practice, I occasionally check for SIBO in patients with IBS and severe gas that are not responding well to traditional IBS treatments. ...Read more

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome (Definition)

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I have a really bad gas problem. No matter what I eat, I can't control my gas..And it smells really bad

I have a really bad gas problem. No matter what I eat, I can't control my gas..And it smells really bad

Flatulence.: I would add a probiotic to your daily nutritional regimen. Excess gas sometimes from bacterial overgrowth in the intestines, which we can combat with probiotics. ...Read more

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I have cramping really bad diarrhea and my burps smell like sewerage?

I have cramping really bad diarrhea  and my burps smell like sewerage?

Gastroenteritis: You are likely having gastroenteritis and most likely caused by a virus unless you have bloody diarrhea or fever. Treatment is usually symptomatic with adequate hydration. If you have fever, blood in stool or dizziness, you would need to see PCP ...Read more

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Ate bad donuts i think woke up with really bad abdominal cramps and diarrhea... Food poisoning?

Ate bad donuts i think woke up with really bad abdominal cramps and diarrhea... Food poisoning?

Possibly: If so, this should clear up within 24-48 hours, and if it does not or you develop other symptoms, see a doctor. Hope you are better soon. ...Read more

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I have really bad abdomenal pains. Help?

I have really bad abdomenal pains. Help?

See a dr: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines. If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more

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I have been having really bad gas pains. It feels like it is building up and it hurts really bad. I feel nauseous, and I'm having really sharp pains.

Severe pain: The severity of your symptoms require an examination by a physician as one can't assume that you are having gas pains. If it were gas entrapment, drinking hot water and applying a hot water bottle or heat to the abdomen helps break down the gas and enables you to pass it. However it's much safer to consult your physician and discuss your symptoms with him/her and follow their recommendations. ...Read more

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I have really bad stomach pains when I eat anything!?

I have really bad stomach pains when I eat anything!?

See your doc: Could be anything from spasm to esophageal inflammation to ulcers to gallbladder or pancreas trouble to colon issues to inflammatory bowel disease to cancer, and others. See a doc, get evaluated. ...Read more

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What can cause bad stomach cramps, bad back, feeling sick and constipation?

What can cause bad stomach cramps, bad back, feeling sick and constipation?

Nonspecific: There is no specific diagnosis that ties all these symptoms in, without more information and an exam. To sort out these issues, you will need to see your primary care provider for a more complete evaluation. ...Read more

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My stomach is really bloated and lower bad hurts really bad when I move a certain way?

My stomach is really bloated and lower bad hurts really bad when I move a certain way?

May need checked: Truly bad abdominal pain is a concern. When considering belly pain, we think about the anatomy. Left lower side could be diverticulitis. Right lower appendicitis. Right upper gall bladder. Mid upper pancreatitis, ulcer and even your heart. If the pain is severe, if you have fever, new symptoms or worsening pain you should get checked ASAP. These are signs it may be a serious cause. ...Read more

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I have really bad stomach pain and am shaking really bad i also feel like i have to puke?

I have really bad stomach  pain  and am shaking  really bad i also feel like i have to puke?

Virus/fever?: If you have a severe stomach pain and fever then you need to be seen right away to make sure you do not have appendicitis or other emergency problem. If you are pregnant it could be ectopic pregnancy and that is an emergency also. If it is a cramping pain and nausea, you may be getting a stomach virus. Those usually cause vomiting and diarrhea and resolve on their own in a couple days. ...Read more

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I have really bad abdominal pain and I've been feeling naushes what could it be?

Abdominal symptoms: Unfortunately, provided information is not enough to arrive to a diagnosis. If your pain is severe, don't wait, see doc today through urgent care or emergency room. ...Read more

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Bad bad bad sunburn super hot and hurts super bad. help! what can I do?

Bad bad bad sunburn super hot and hurts super bad. help! what can I do?

Take a cool shower: Use cool compresses and lotions that contain aloe Vera. Take a cool shower or bath. Drink lots of fluids. Try to avoid getting burned in the future as it elevates the risk for getting skin cancer in the future. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What meds ease really bad pms?

What meds ease really bad pms?

?Symptoms: It depends on the symptoms. Ocps are great for helping with most of the pms symptoms. Nsaids (aleve, motrin, advil) can help with the cramps. Ssris (zoloft, prozac/serafem...) can help with the mood disorders and diet and exercise can go a long way as well. ...Read more

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I really bad stomach pain, feeling sick with everything i eat and i get diarrahia all the time. takinglansoprazole but causedto much pain?

I really bad stomach pain, feeling sick with everything i eat and i get diarrahia all the time.  takinglansoprazole but causedto much pain?

Abd pain: May be H pylori infection that is bacteria associated with gastritis and needs antibiotics or gallbladder or food intolerance like gluten or soy or milk. Can do elimination diet no milk for a week and see if better and then no gluten for a week and then no soy for a week . May also be inflammatory or irritable bowel or esosinophilic esophagitis f/u/ w/ ER/ doc today ...Read more

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I I have no gall bladder but I have really bad stomach pains. What's wrong?

I I have no gall bladder but I have really bad stomach pains. What's wrong?

MULTIPLE CHOICE: You haven't given enough information at this point, so let's take a broad approach. There are multiple possibilities for abdominal pain. These include ulcer, gastritis, small or large bowel inflammatory diseases, kidney disorders or infection, or pelvic diseases. You should monitor what causes the pain, when and whee it occurs, etc. Then, have an evaluation by your primary doctor. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why do I get bad PMS cramping? When i say bad i mean like it hurts so bad..

Why do I get bad PMS cramping? When i say bad i mean like it hurts so bad..

See your Gyn: Pms cramping is common. If it is so bad that you can't function then you need to see your doctor. ...Read more