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Reason For Gassy And Cramping Stomach
4_5 soft stools daily since teenaged, now I am 36. Worse when traveling or stressed. How to cure, sometimes along with stomach cramps. What is the reason.
Did my sonography doctor showed me the heartbeat. But I still hav stomach cramping and back pain what could be the reason??
Abdominal pain: Differential diagnosis of stomach cramping and back pain is rather wide. If the symptoms are occurring together, the one organ that this may point to is the pancreas. It sits deep in the abdominal cavity and can cause pain. While an abdominal US would be the initial diagnostic test after a physical exam, if it is unrevealing, a CT scan (1st non-contrast) may be undertaken to look for pathology. ...Read more
Took clomid (clomiphene) on day 2 of my cycle and on day 14 I had severe cramps on the left side of my abdomen and my breast feels sore, what could be the reason?
Clomid (clomiphene): You may want to speak with the doctor who prescribe the medication and also get a pregnancy test done. ...Read more
What is the cause of sore breasts and itchy nipples of flutters in the abdomen n cramping since I'm on the implanon over a year what is the reason.
Nexplanon: Nexplanon contains only Progesterone. Breast tenderness is not a common side effect of Progesterone only methods. I would investigate other causes. Common causes of breast tenderness include weight changes, dietary changes, cysts, hormonal fluctuations, ill fitting bras and changes in exercise pattens. A breast exam is the next step. ...Read more
Hi akash (M), age 22.Problem is whatever I eat after that my stomach gets bloated n start passing gas several times. Why it happen? Reason + tips to cure
Gas and bloating: Gas & bloating after eating can be due to different causes, depending on the circumstances. Food intolerances are a common cause, example: lactase deficiency, in which lactose (milk sugar) is not absorbed (enzyme to digest it missing), so bacteria in the gut consume it & produce gas as a waste product. Avoidance of offending food or (in this case) lactase pills prior to dairy helps. I'm out of space ...Read more
I have a sharp pain/cramps in my lower abdominal and have trouble passing gas as it hurts when I try to squeeze the gas out. Is this a serious issue?
Hi I've been feeling a strong pulse in my lower abdomen for a brief moment twice or 3 times now plus I'm very gassy for no reason. Should I be worried?
May be gas: It may be gas pains. I doubt this is a problem. You can discuss this with your physician. ...Read more
Depends?: Does this occur every time or just this time? Penis to vagina sex only, or oral or rectal sex? All this factors into the answer. Oral sex with blowing into the vagina can result in sever abdominal pain. Rectal sex can result in abdominal pain, possible infection from minor to major. With normal penis to vaginal sex there shouldn't be the problems described. Psychological problems can also exist. ...Read more
Gassy & crampy: Feeling gassy/crampy may reflect malabsorption of food (like gluten, lactose), intake of poorly digested food, or choosing foods known to promote gas (beans, fizzy drinks). Sometimes its more complicated--a stomach emptying too slowly, bacterial overgrowth syndrome, delayed intestinal function, partial obstruction from any cause, infection, rectum problems, and pelvic pathology outside the gut. ...Read more
I am experiencing stomach cramps. The following also describes me: Passing gas. What should I do?
Watch your diet: To start I would watch your diet. Some foods are known to cause bloating and gas (dairy, cabbage, etc.) and for some individuals it can be other specific foods. If symptoms persist I would work with your doctor to see if there is something going on medically that might be treated. Good luck. ...Read more
What is the possible reason for slightly big stomatch after ten (10) days of embryo transfer and occasional cramp?
Post ET: The most likely reason for an increased stomach in and ivf cycle is related to the hormones that you have been given, and the high estrogen levels which cause fluid retention. The cramping can be explained by uterine irritability. If you're 10 days post et hopefully you won't get your period in the next week because you're pregnant. ...Read more
Reason for increased hunger at night?? And the top part of my stomach gets bloated and I get very gassy what can cause this??
Gaseous: Your gaseous discomfort in the stomach may be related to lactose or gluten intolerance. Drinking hot water or applying a hot water bottle to the abdomen helps to break down the gas and help you pass it. Taking simethicone after meals prevents gas build-up. See a gastroenterologist for evaluation and treatment if symptoms persist. ...Read more
6 days post operation, and feeling periods like cramps, abdominal bloating and gassy. What does this indicate?
For the past week, it feels like I have had butterflies in my stomach. I felt both Nervous & excited for no reason. My stomach has also been gassy.
Dairy free diet: Elimination diet-Go dairy free x 1 month & see-may have yogurt. May use almond or soy milk. ...Read more
An alteration of intestinal motility or bacteria.
Dietary factors, such as an increased intake of lactose, fructose, sorbitol, indigestible starches in fruits, vegetables, and legumes, and carbonated beverages. Products such as pork, upon digestion, may release trace concentrations of malodorous gases.
Psychological factors. ...Read more
I have pain in lower right side. Cramps that wave through my lower stomach. Diahrea & gas yesterday. Gassy & constipated today.
Getting better...: Seems like you're on the mend.Get a more detailed answer ›
-Stomach cramping for few days, passing gas frequently, pressing stomach& cramping of sound happens, pain right side of abdomen when press?
You should be seen: If it is consistently painful to push in one spot on your stomach, you need to be seen and have an exam by a doctor. ...Read more
Two days posted colonoscopy still gassy and having pain cramps in lower abdomen not severe also no bm yet tried to go yesterday mucus with tan blood?
Colonoscopy.: It is not unusual to have some gassiness and to not yet have had a bowel movement on the second day after a colonoscopy. However, it is not normal to have any bleeding afterwards. If you are having bleeding, you should call the doctor who did your colonoscopy to discuss it. Good luck. ...Read more
I have internal lower abdomen pain, it goes away at rest but it comes back as soon as I get up, no problem eating or passing gas, what is the reason?
Lower abdominal pain: Right or left? May be internal hernia like spigelian hernia, or even inguinal- any swelling in groin or scrotum? May be from sciatica as well. Appy tends to be more constant, but may be a form of ileitis. rarely may be intermittent torsion or testicle Would follow up today with ER visit or urgent care in case imaging is needed. ...Read more
I have been feeling a little bloated and gassy the last week or two on and off and some cramping could I have a stomach bug?
See a physician.: You should consult a physician your symptoms can be due to excessive gas or you may have a an infection. Your condition can be diagnosed by a complete physical examination and test if necessary. ...Read more
What to do about bad abdominal cramping during period? And is it normal to have diarrhoea and be extra gassy/flatulent during your period?
Common symptoms: Your multiple symptoms are very common, but there are multiple solutions as well. Please see your healthcare provider for some suggestions that are right for you. ...Read more
Last week I had what I thought was my period. But darker &heavy with little to no cramps. My stomach has been feeling weird & gassy, could I be preg?
I have had an upset stomach for almost 5 days, bloating, cramps. A little gassy. No appetite. When I burp it tastes like sulfer. Do I need to see dr?
Probably: If this keeps up any longer and is not relieved by antacids or otc meds which are meant for GI distress would see your doctor and get this evaluated and treated. ...Read more
Lot of gas, foul flatulence, bloating, and stomach cramping-not painful, for 2 weeks. Started soy protein 2 weeks ago but quit 7 days ago. 40 yo male?
Any other new foods?: Splenda (yellow packet, aka sucralose) and sorbitol (in gummy candies), diet candies, prune juice can all cause horrible GI distress. Any other new vitamins or supplements, or meds or other new foods/drinks? If so, stop them. If not, see your doc and find out what is going on. ...Read more
My 3yr old and I both have had diarhea, cramping and flatulence for almost a week now. Is this a stomach flu? Will it go away on its own?
Diarrhea: You can get rid of the diarrhea faster if you stay off of greasy and fried food. Cut out milk and dairy products as well as cutting out juice. ...Read more
I have morning abdominal cramp and need to go to the toilet. I have diarrhea and then became quite hard stools. Also bloating, flatulence. What is it?
Please advise on stomach cramps, severe bloating, flatulence, nausea, backache & occassional diahorrea. No medications are working. Condition worsening.
Would milk cause stomach cramps. Recently have bad stomach pain, no diorreah or vomiting and not gassy. Just pain and very uncomfortable.?
Possibly: You describe symptoms that can only be honestly assessed by your doctor in his or her office. Only after a thorough evauation will he/she be able to come up with what's wrong and what to do to get you better. ...Read more