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I have pain in side (ribs) and back, Bloating, gas and recently feel full after any consumption. No vomit but feel like food might come out. Whats up?

I have pain in side (ribs) and back, Bloating, gas and recently feel full after any consumption. No vomit but feel like food might come out. Whats up?

Gastric issues: Although gastric or gall bladder issues dont necessarily cause pain in ribs, but the pain can be referred to adjoining region. The feeling of fullness and nausea makes stomach (h pylori) or gall bladder involvement a possibility and need to be ruled out by a physical exam by your doctor and some testing/imaging. ...Read more

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Intense sugar craving and bad gas upon consumption of any type of sugar (fruits or refined even bread) also bloating and cramps, constant stomach sounds (intestines) itch on hand feet top of my head and bad dry skin (dehydration). Bone pain and nick.

Intense sugar craving and bad gas upon consumption of any type of sugar (fruits or refined even bread) also bloating and cramps, constant stomach sounds (intestines) itch on hand feet top of my head and bad dry skin (dehydration). Bone pain and nick.

Keto diet?: Not sure if your issue is allergy or gluten sensitivity or what, but a trial of low or no carbs in the diet should alleviate much of your discomfort. Get together with registered dietician or GI doctor and fix your intake to something you can live with, also suggest daily probiotic to reduce bloating and cramps ...Read more

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Thoracic back pain for 4 weeks, worse lying down., pain wakes me. No known trauma. Occasionally moves to cerv and lumb. No relief from msg or chiro?

Thoracic back pain for 4 weeks, worse lying down., pain wakes me. No known trauma.  Occasionally moves to cerv and lumb. No relief from msg or chiro?

Pretty unusual: Thoracic spine pain is uncommon without a lifting/twisting injury and the worsening when lying down is also unusual! Suggest you might need an MRI! See your Primary care Provider ASAP.
Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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I have gaz problem and bloating what can I do have a relief?

I have gaz problem  and bloating what can I do have a relief?

Diet changes: Have you noticed any food triggers that cause your symptoms? Often times these are caused by dietary intolerance to certain sugars such as lactose, which is found in milk products, or fructose, a common sugar added to/found in many foods. Try keeping a food diary to see which foods tend to bring about your symptoms. Eliminating dairy for two weeks can help test for lactose intolerance. ...Read more

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Not able to burp, causes bloating & not able to intake fluid/foods eventually. What can I do to find some kind of relief and what is the cause?

Not able to burp, causes bloating & not able to intake fluid/foods eventually. What can I do to find some kind of relief and what is the cause?

See a Doctor: There could be many things such as achalasia, which is increased tone of the esophageal sphincter. Symptoms include what you've described along with chest pain. This might also be caused by hiatal hernia with is a protrusion of the stomach into the esophagus. Both are very treatable conditions, but it is important to see a physician to identify the cause especially if your food intake is effected. ...Read more

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I have stomach and legs bloating on anorexia recovery, what to do for relief?

I have stomach and legs bloating on anorexia recovery, what to do for relief?

Improve nutrition: The edema is from low levels of protein (albumin) in your blood. This allies fluid to leak out into your tissues. As your nutrition improves and protein levels rise this fluid will be drawn back into the bloodstream and ultimately urinated away ...Read more

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Bloating at night. Not necessarily after eating. Pretty awful pain. Still there after passing stools but slight relief. ?

Bloating at night. Not necessarily after eating. Pretty awful pain.  Still there after passing stools but slight relief. ?

Management : First, limit your food intake. Second, make an appointment with primary care physician. Third: if you can do some exercise. Try to change your diet to more vegetables and fruits. ...Read more

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Tightness/bloating under rib cage, slightly to right. Sitting down, some relief. First standing feel tight ball- better when I stand or lie down.Help?

Tightness/bloating under rib cage,  slightly to right. Sitting down, some relief. First standing feel tight ball- better when I stand or lie down.Help?

Needs further eval!!: At your age, need to know duration/ onset of symptoms, need physical exam!! Our concern is missing a tumor or malignancy!!Labs and imaging with CT or at least sonogram, symptoms could mean Gallbladder problems- gallstones? What other symptoms? Weight loss? Urine changes? Bowel changes? Food makes symptoms worse??! Best if seen by internal medicine, GI or surgeon! Good Luck ...Read more

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I'm experiencing severe pain in my abdomen after relief in constipation ... feels like my intestines are growing with bloating growth and its constant?

I'm experiencing severe pain in my abdomen after relief in constipation ... feels like my intestines are growing with bloating growth and its constant?

What is your diet?: What is your diet like? How old are you & have you had a work up for an inflammatory bowl condition? Often bloated feelings and other symptoms can be related to your diet: consider a low inflammatory diet: see [email protected] Consult with us to get you better faster. ...Read more

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Hello there, i've been suffering from chronic diarrhea, bloating and nausea for over 2 years. I've been diagnosed with ibs. What can I do for relief?

Hello there, i've been suffering from chronic diarrhea, bloating and nausea for over 2 years. I've been diagnosed with ibs. What can I do for relief?

Probiotic VSL3: Our local expert recommends high dose probiotic therapy with vsl3--two to 4 packets per day with the prebiotic inulin. Taking other probiotic foods yogert, kefir, lassi with the above are helpful. Good luck. ...Read more

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I get gas and flatulence that builds throughout the day and by my bed time (10pm) I have lots of bloating and discomfort OTC gas remedies, such as gas-x and the like only offer minimal and temporary relief. I am a 53 y/o male with a history of pre-cancer

I get gas and flatulence that builds throughout the day and by my bed time (10pm) I have lots of bloating and discomfort OTC gas remedies, such as gas-x and the like only offer minimal and temporary relief.  I am a 53 y/o male with a history of pre-cancer

Fecal transplant: I'm sure you've tried everything available, including yoghurt cultures. It sounds like you have irritable bowel syndrome. Some GI doctors are experimenting with "fecal transplants" -- attempt to substitute normal gut bacteria for the ones that are causing your problem. Talk to one of these. ...Read more

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Having GERD , I feel bloating and belching after every meal , feel some relief after burping does this can cause dizziness, difficulty in swallowing ?

Having GERD , I feel bloating and belching after every meal , feel some relief after burping does this can cause dizziness, difficulty in swallowing ?

GERD & Belching: Have you tried any remedies for gas such as gavison and others that can reduce bloating, belching? It might help. THe distension of the digestive tract can cause some vagus nerve stimulation leading to dizziness or light headedness. Hope this helps. Best of luck ...Read more

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I have diagnosed with gerd, I have upper stomach bloating and feeling of fullness after meals .No stomach ulcers founded .What should I do for relief?

I have diagnosed with gerd, I have upper stomach bloating and feeling of fullness after meals .No stomach ulcers founded .What should I do  for relief?

GERD: Once your GI specialist knows that you don't have a more serious condition like barrett's esophagus, the solutions vary. Ppis (prilosec, nexium, dexilant, (dexlansoprazole) etc) not eating late and lying down, elevating the head of your bed and avoiding foods that can aggravate the condition (coffee, tomatoes , etc). Gerd can be involved in asthma, sinusitis, nasal congestion and post-nasal drainage... ...Read more

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Constant bloating/excess gas 9 days now, worse after eating. Get full super fast and short of breath from the bloating. Tried GasX n Zantac, (ranitidine) no relief?

Constant bloating/excess gas 9 days now, worse after eating. Get full super fast and short of breath from the bloating. Tried GasX n Zantac, (ranitidine) no relief?

Air swallowing: the commonest cause of gas is swallowing air. The other things mentioned are certainly possible but less so. Try and pay attention to what and HOW you are eating and swallowing. For instance sucking on candy or eating items that require lots of chewing and multiple swallows put more gas into you, also eating rapidly, pay attention to your swallows ...Read more

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Dad is in hospital. I'm stressed, didn't eat well and now have stomach pains, bloating, gas, nausea, headache. Took 20mg of gaviscon, no relief. Help.

Dad is in hospital. I'm stressed, didn't eat well and now have stomach pains, bloating, gas, nausea, headache. Took 20mg of gaviscon, no relief. Help.

Could be your meds: I see that you are or were on levofloxacin. This could be causing it. You can stop the med and call the physician who wrote it. Stress may really play a factor here however. Talk to a friend or someone at the hospital. Eat small meals with less fat content. This will may help. Good luck ...Read more

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I hv menstrual pain&bloating. Next day,turns 2 stomach pain&diarrhea. Take mylanta for 4days now, relief d stomach but not d bowel pain. Cause&advise?

I hv menstrual pain&bloating. Next day,turns 2 stomach pain&diarrhea. Take mylanta for 4days now, relief d stomach but not d bowel pain. Cause&advise?

Not sure of: WHY this happens but its QUITE COMMON,,What do you "take" for your bloating/pain??? Sometimes that's the reason.....
Consult your PCP for this one!

Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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Stomach cramps (upper), bloating, nausea, dizziness, no diarrhea, no constipation, passing gas offers immediate relief for short periods...Any ideas?

Check out this link.: Follow up with your pcp for any concern. Take care! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/heartburn-gerd/tc/gas-bloating-and-burping-topic-overview. ...Read more

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What are side effects of msg usually?

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What are side effects of msg usually?

MSG: This food additive can rarely cause mild symptoms such as headaches, flushing, sweating, nausea, numbness/tingling, chest pain, weakness. This is called "msg symptom complex" or "chinese restaurant syndrome". None are dangerous or require treatment. ...Read more

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Are food intolerances like msg and onion permanent?

Are food intolerances like msg and onion permanent?

Food Intolerance : Unfortunately they do tend to be permanent although they can fluctuate and sometimes regress in symptoms. ...Read more