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How can I reduce bloating after eating?

How can I reduce bloating after eating?

One option: Eat smaller but more frequent meals during the day. ...Read more

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What are some good tips to reduce bloating after eating meals?

What are some good tips to reduce bloating after eating meals?

Bloating: 22 F with unknown medical Hx asks: What are some good tips to reduce bloating after eating meals? ANS: First find out the cause of the blowing. Keep food/bloating diary to see if a specific food is doing it. If you find a food that does it in u then stop it and see if that helps. May want to try eating smaller amounts. If you can't figure it out yourself see your Dr. ...Read more

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How to reduce bloating while still eating?

How to reduce bloating while still eating?

Tried simethicone?: The perceptions of satiety (fullness after eating) +/-nausea are complex processes that involve the brain, stomach, hormones, &the composition of food. A persistent problem raises concern for gastroparesis (delayed stomach emptying) due to neurologic &/or structural problems of stomach &surrounding organs, small bowel problems, &even an issue involving the emesis center of the brain. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to reduce bloating while still eating?

Satiety & fullness: The perceptions of satiety (fullness after eating) +/-nausea are complex processes that involve the brain, stomach, hormones, & the composition of food. A persistent problem raises concern for gastroparesis (delayed stomach emptying) due to neurologic &/or structural problems of stomach & surrounding organs, small bowel problems, & even an issue involving the emesis center of the brain. Get help. ...Read more

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Eating grains for me created excessive bloating on my lower stomach. After dropping grains, and reduced stress resolved this. What could be cause?

Gluten senstivity: Sounds like gluten sensitivity, which goes greatly unrecognized and underdiagnosed in the us. Please see you family doctor about appropriate steps to take from here and for confirmatory testing. ...Read more

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How can I reduce bloating which is caused by egg retrieval and egg transfer. Bloating is more in upper abdomen. Have more pain after eating.

Should resolve: If the bloating is truly caused by infertility treatment then it should resolve as the medications resolve. Schedule follow up with your doctor to monitor for ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome. If it does resolve see a gastroenterologist to evaluate other causes. ...Read more

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How to reduce bloating while on period?

How to reduce bloating while on period?

Birth control: Birth control methods are very effective at resudicing bloating and other pms symptoms. ...Read more

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What can I do to reduce period bloating?

Menstrual bloating: Period bloating: try: omega- 3 fatty acids or magnesium (supplementation or through diet) with your doctor’s approval. Avoid caffeine, alcohol, extra salt. Over the counter products like midol can be helpful. ...Read more

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How can I prevent or reduce bloating after I eat?

How can I prevent or reduce bloating after I eat?

Bloating: Don't drink fluids while eating, don't eat fast, avoid dairy products & wheat, avoid fizzy drinks & too much sugar/salt, don't chew gum, avoid apples/peaches/pears, avoid gasy foods such as beans/cabbage/onions/broccoli/asparagus/brussel sprouts, eat more fiber. ...Read more

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What should I do to reduce bloating from my period.?

What should I do to reduce bloating from my period.?

Some tips: Bloating prior to or during your period is due to fluid retention & slower digestion (constipation). To decrease bloating avoid salt intake (including prepackaged foods), increase water intake (to flush the body & reduce constipation), consider magnesium or calcium supplements (with your dr’s approval) or otc meds that include a diuretic such as midol. Exercise and birth control pills may help. ...Read more

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Does doxycycline reduce bloating?

Does doxycycline reduce bloating?

Not likely. . .: Doxycycline is an antibiotic so unless your bloating was due to some infection that was sensitive to doxycycline, then no, it wouldn't reduce bloating. Antibiotics can actually upset the balance btwn good & bad bacteria (and fungus) in your body. That's why diarrhea is so common after antibiotics. Yeast infections, too. So if you're feeling bloated, talk to your doc & figure out what's causing it. ...Read more

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What can you do to reduce bloating from your period?

What can you do to reduce bloating from your period?

Reduce bloating: Bloating prior to or during your period is due to fluid retention & slower digestion (constipation). To decrease bloating avoid salt intake (including prepackaged foods), increase water intake (to flush the body & reduce constipation), consider magnesium or calcium supplements (with your dr’s approval) or otc meds that include a diuretic such as midol. Exercise and birth control pills may help. ...Read more

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How long could bloating reduced from appendicitis surgery?

2-6 weeks: Depends on a number of factors but in general most issues have resolved by 4 weeks. If getting worse instead of better, see your surgeon. ...Read more

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Is it actually true that diuretics will help reduce bloating due to period?

Yes they can help.: Bloating prior to or during your period is due to fluid retention & slower digestion (constipation). To decrease bloating avoid salt intake (including prepackaged foods), increase water intake (to flush the body & reduce constipation), consider magnesium or calcium supplements (with your dr’s approval) or otc meds that include a diuretic such as midol. Exercise and birth control pills may help. ...Read more

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Is there something I can do to reduce bloating from my period?

Is there something I can do to reduce bloating from my period?

Bloating: Bloating prior to or during your period is due to fluid retention & slower digestion (constipation). To decrease bloating avoid salt intake (including prepackaged foods), increase water intake (to flush the body & reduce constipation), consider magnesium or calcium supplements (with your dr’s approval) or otc meds that include a diuretic such as midol. Exercise and birth control pills may help. ...Read more

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How do I reduce bloating caused by birth control?

How do I reduce bloating caused by birth control?

Drink lots of water: All bloating are treated the same. Take your BCP at night. Eat an early dinner and take a walk prior to going to bed. Drink lots of water. Eat small portions and frequent meals. Eat foods that have less yeast in it including bread. Eat less dairy. Every one will find their own good diet that prevents bloating. Some Yoga exercises are good to decrease bloating. ...Read more

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What is the best probiotic supplement to take daily to reduce bloating?

From WebMD: Bifidobacterium lactis HN019.
Lactobacillus Reuteri ATCC55730 (available in BioGaia Gut Health products).
Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG (LGG) (in Danimals drinkable yogurt and Culturelle capsules).
Lactobacillus casei DN-114 001 (in DanActive products).
Bifidoba
The GI guys in my area all recommend All-Flora to their patients. ...Read more

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What should I eat and drink to eliminate or at least reduce the gas and bloating in my system?

What should I eat and drink to eliminate or at least reduce the gas and bloating in my system?

Try LactoseFree diet: A common cause of gas and bloating is lactose intolerance, even if you have not had problems with milk in the past. Lactose intolerance can start at any time, and symptoms can vary from day to day. Try a lactose-free diet for 1-2 weeks (no regular milk, cheese, ice cream, cottage cheese, sour cream, ranch dressing, yogurt, or milk chocolate). You may drink lactose-free milk, soy or almond milk. ...Read more

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Should I some pills or have food restrictions that reduces bloating during period? Do you know what are do's and dont's?

Period Bloating: Try: omega- 3 fatty acids or magnesium (supplementation or through diet) with your doctor’s approval. Avoid caffeine, alcohol, ; extra salt. Over the counter products like midol can be helpful. ...Read more

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How to reduce bloating after abdominal surgery?

How to reduce bloating after abdominal surgery?

Depends: Open or laparoscopic surgery? Gas from laparoscopic surgery, even though it is removed, leaves a full bloated feeling & resolves in a few days. If open surgery then eat small light foods, more liquids than sold foods, minimize narcotic pain medications, take a mild laxative if constipated. Walk around more. Try warm heat on the abdomen. ...Read more

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How can you reduce bloating caused by birth control pills?

How can you reduce bloating caused by birth control pills?

Patience, then switc: For most women, the symptom of bloating that can be experienced with taking a birth control pill will go away after a month or so of taking the pill, so, if possible - try to give the pill 2 months of a chance to see if it improves. If not (could try taking at nighttime), or you could switch to a different formulation (different type/amount of estrogen/progestin combination).
May help. ...Read more

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How long should bloating last for following keyhole surgery to remove ovarian cyst? And are there any ways to reduce the bloating?

How long should bloating last for following keyhole surgery to remove ovarian cyst? And are there any ways to reduce the bloating?

No: Your "bloating" most likely is due to retained gas inside the intra-abdominal cavity and not due to typical "gas pains". This retained gas should be expected to get reabsorbed within the next 24-48 hours following surgery. ...Read more

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Have been to the doctors and I may have IBS or a food intolerance, how can I reduce gas and bloating?

Increase fiber: Often a higher fiber diet will help gas and bloating think of metamucil crackers that taste good. Benefiber dissolves well in most any liquid and is not granular or gritty. ...Read more

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I have a huge photo shoot this week and I also start my period! What foods should I eat and how do I reduce bloating and water retention? I'm active

No quick fix: Limit salt intake, stick to a vegan diet, Use Advil or Aleve (naproxen) for premenstrual tension or cramping. The cycle can only be altered with hormonal therapy; however, your own body will be secreting a progesterone surge at this time. I assume that you are a model? Call your GYN or consult an expert on this panel. ...Read more

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Can activated charcoal tablets reduce chronic, SEVERE abdominal bloating (6yrs+) of unknown cause? Docs don't know why but so bloated I look pregnant.

Can activated charcoal tablets reduce chronic, SEVERE abdominal bloating (6yrs+) of unknown cause? Docs don't know why but so bloated I look pregnant.

No: One can work with a Gastroenterologist, or try a different Gastroenterologist, if doctors are having trouble finding the cause of the bloating. Meanwhile, one can keep a diary of everything she eats or drinks, and all her activities. A person bloats up if she is not moving stuff through her gut, if bacteria in her gut is making a lot of gas, or if she has a problem of retaining fluid in the belly. ...Read more

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I am 35 weeks pregnant and have been prescribed an iron supplement. Now I am extremely bloated, is there anything I can do reduce the bloating?

Doubt due to FE: I highly doubt the iron has anything to do with the bloating. It is common to be bloated at the end of a pregnancy. It is important to know that you are not developing a condition called toxemia which can also cause bloating and your OB can rule that out. There isn't much you can do about it except avoiding very salty foods and rest on your left side with your feet above the heart. ...Read more

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Can prenatal vitamins help reduce some of the symptoms associated with PMDD like bloating, water retention, and migraines?

Can prenatal vitamins help reduce some of the symptoms associated with PMDD like bloating, water retention, and migraines?

It is unlikely that: They will be helpful for the symptoms you are expressing. There are other medications that could be suggested. See your primary health care provider who has your full medical history and will be able to advise you. ...Read more

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I am diagnosed with hpylori I have taken tripe therapy one month back still have gas problem acidity reduced no vomiting but bloating and gas so worry?

Keep up with GI: Keep following up with the GI Dr. As now that you have taken care of the H.Pylori issues, the gas and bloating can be assessed and treated. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Hypothyroid & hashimoto's, always bloated, can't lose weight. On Synthroid (thyroxine) & small amount of cytomel. How do I reduce bloating & lose at least 10 lbs?

Hypothyroid & hashimoto's, always bloated, can't lose weight. On Synthroid (thyroxine) & small amount of cytomel. How do I reduce bloating & lose at least 10 lbs?

Diet and exercise: If your thyroid hormone and TSH levels are normal than you just have to do what the rest of the world does to lose weight. Do not increase thyroid replacement - that weight loss is muscle, not fat. ...Read more

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I've had nausea, abdominal pain, diarrhea, bloating, abdominal fullness, yellow on paper when I wipe, reduced appetite, gagging feelin. 2-3 months now.

I've had nausea, abdominal pain, diarrhea, bloating, abdominal fullness, yellow on paper when I wipe, reduced appetite, gagging feelin. 2-3 months now.

See ur doctor: While viral gut infection can linger in symptoms, for weeks, 2-3mo of ur symptoms warrant doctor workup to rule out diabetes, gallbladder disease, thyroid problems, inflamed pancreas or appendix, etc - red flags wud include weight loss, blood, vomit, fever require urgent attention. Pale stool cud even suggest gallstones. Wud need more info but happy to consult or second opinion re workup. Needed. ...Read more

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I am experiencing constipation, abdominal discomfort, bloating or abdominal fullness, swollen abdomen, feeling of unfinished defecation and appetite changes ( (quality: reduced appetite)).

I am experiencing constipation, abdominal discomfort, bloating or abdominal fullness, swollen abdomen, feeling of unfinished defecation and appetite changes ( (quality: reduced appetite)).

Last menstrual?: When was your last menstrual period? If negative or no possibility and your pain is not severe try miralax to soften your stool and use a fleets enema from below. If your pain is severe or you have nausea and vomiting with blood or has persisted for >24 hours see MD. ...Read more

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I am experiencing abdominal pain (generalized), diarrhea, nausea (severity: moderate), back pain (side: upper, lower), appetite changes (quality: reduced appetite), constipation, bloating or abdominal fullness, stomach cramps (quality: cramping in low

I am experiencing abdominal pain (generalized), diarrhea, nausea (severity: moderate), back pain (side: upper, lower), appetite changes (quality: reduced appetite), constipation, bloating or abdominal fullness, stomach cramps (quality: cramping in low

Some possibilities..: If one has very uncomfortable tummy pain, and is normally in good health, plus is not pregnant, the possibilities include: appendicitis (usually R lower abdomen), diverticulitis, kidney stone (very painful), constipation (crampy), stomach flu, etc... Most people with "moderate pain, " more than mild pain, may need a doctor's evaluation to be sure it is not appendicitis, which would need surgery. ...Read more

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I am experiencing nausea (severity: severe), pelvic pain, cramping pelvic pain, swollen abdomen, hip pain, unintentional weight loss, vomiting, diarrhea, appetite changes (quality: reduced appetite), trouble sleeping, bloating or abdominal fullness, st

Please be checked...: Of no doubt, you should be checked ASAP by following instructions described in https://ebettercare. Com/feel-become-sick/. Besides, it is useful to gain some knowledge on LIfe Reality from articles in http://formefirst. Com/onLifeBasics. Html. With all info in mind, you can work well with your doctor so to reach right diagnosis for right treatment. Best wish to health... ...Read more

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