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How can I cure a stomach ache/ cramps in lower abdomen?

How can I cure a stomach ache/ cramps in lower abdomen?

Depends on the cause: Of the ache and cramps. There are 100's of possible causes of your symptoms. Some of them could be serious or require immediate operation. See you doctor so he can figure it out for you. ...Read more

Dr. Seth Derman
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Pooping frequently, indigestion, stomach aches at times, heavy feeling abdomen, recently had full period and protected intercourse. Weird cramps too.

Pooping frequently, indigestion, stomach aches at times, heavy feeling abdomen, recently had full period and protected intercourse. Weird cramps too.

Needs to be checked: You probably have a viral gastroenteritis causing your symptoms. Consilt your doctor to confirm if you have it. Meanwhile make sure you drink plenty fluids to prevent dehydration. But if also vomiting and not able to retain fluids go to ER with your parents as you are a minor ...Read more

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I have had a few different times where I have severe abdomen pain feels like contractions. And then followed by diarrhea. Followed by more cramping.

I have had a few different times where I have severe abdomen pain feels like contractions. And then followed by diarrhea. Followed by more cramping.

Diarrhea: This sounds like some colon inflammation. It could be infectious, inflammatory bowel (Crohn's or Ulcerative colitiis), or some lesion extrinsic to the colon producing irritation leading to these symptoms. This needs evaluation professionally. Suggest you see a GI doctor. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Severe abdomen pain in the area where I feel cramps during my period but feel 100 times worse, already took ibuprofen800mg, what is wrong what can I do?

Severe abdomen pain in the area where I feel cramps during my period but feel 100 times worse, already took ibuprofen800mg, what is wrong what can I do?

Get it checked!: Bladder sits right on top of uterus. Any night time voiding, frequency of urination, pain with intercourse. Take some Pyridium (phenazopyridine) tonight (otc in several meds) some relief will indicate bladder- stop all caffiene and acidic beverages and see doc. No relief see doc. ...Read more

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My wife has abdomenal pain during periods or before periods. Severe abdomen cramps and back pain. What could it be? Help!

My wife has abdomenal pain during periods or before periods. Severe abdomen cramps and back pain. What could it be? Help!

Alarm signs to check: Recurrent abdominal discomfort is first addressed by accompanying signs/symptoms that may localize the organ involved: vaginal discharge or bleeding, alteration in periods, pregnancy risk? Fever, nausea, vomiting, altered stool pattern, blood with stool, tenderness, distension? Painful urination, blood in urine? Recent trauma, herniations? Age? Risk factors? Also what testing/results has she had? ...Read more

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I had a HSG procedure done on saturday morning and it's now sunday afternoon, is it normal to still have abdominal pain?

I had a HSG procedure done on saturday morning and it's now sunday afternoon, is it normal to still have abdominal pain?

Not uncommon: To have some pain and cramping for a couple of days. Let your doctor know if it persists or you develop fever. Complications from this procedure is pretty rare. ...Read more

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Why does my back hurt my whole leg starts to cramp also. And my abdomen hurts a lot. With the feel of vomiting and stomach pain.

Why does my back hurt my whole leg starts to cramp also. And my abdomen hurts a lot. With the feel of vomiting and stomach pain.

Evaluation: 18 y male w. back and leg pain, gastrointestinal dysfunction and abdominal pain. If there as been pelvic or low back trauma then have concern for pelvis joint injury with associated sciatica and intestinal smooth muscle dysautonomia. See an Osteopath. ...Read more

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Sudden stomach pain went diarrhea and very black stool still having those mild abdomen cramps heard black stool is bad need to know please thx?

Sudden stomach pain went diarrhea and very black stool still having those mild abdomen cramps heard black stool is bad need to know please thx?

Black Stools: I would consult a gastroenterologist if possible. What you describe sounds like an episode of GI bleeding. At your age, I would be concerned about a bacterial infection, or some other pathogen. Regardless, I would follow up with your doctor. ...Read more

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Pain in lower back/abdomen, cramping, stomach pain with nausea during bowel movements. 5 days dihareah & pain, finally solid with same symptoms above?

Pain in lower back/abdomen, cramping, stomach pain with nausea during bowel movements. 5 days dihareah & pain, finally solid with same symptoms above?

Gastroenteritis: There are multiple possible explanations here. My advice would be to see a doctor if, within the next several days, the symptoms continue despite the resolution of the diarrhea. The inflammation produced by the infecting organism (if this is due to infection) may produce residual inflammation causing the abdominal pain and nausea. ...Read more

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Surgical site pain 12 days post leep, ranging from dull to severe. Abdominal ache and tenderness, intermittent strong flank pain and headache?

Surgical site pain 12 days post leep, ranging from dull to severe. Abdominal ache and tenderness, intermittent strong flank pain and headache?

ER/Urgent Care: These symptoms are severe for 12 days post LEEP. Please go be evaluated by urgent care or ER if you can not reach whoever performed the procedure. Good Luck ...Read more

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What could be causing severe abdominal distention & off and on upper abdominal pain?

What could be causing severe abdominal distention & off and on upper abdominal pain?

More info: There are many causes of abdo pain. When do you get pain? What type? How long does it last? Anything make it better? Anything make it worse? Does food affect the pain? Have you had any surgery? How long has it been there? Have you tried any medications? Did they work? Did you injure yourself? Pulled muscle etc? Has anyone done any studies? See a doctor for exam and studies. ...Read more

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I have lost 20 lbs in 2 mos. Blood work and x-rays/scans were norma. L severe upper abdominal pain. What could this be?

I have lost 20 lbs in 2 mos. Blood work and x-rays/scans were norma. L severe upper abdominal pain. What could this be?

Many possibilities.: Please keep working with your doctor to find a cause and treat the problem.

Any list of possible diagnoses would be guesswork, however a very detailed history of when the symptoms occur and the events surrounding them may provide clues for your doctor. ...Read more

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I'm having severe upper abdominal pain and severe upper abdominal pain at the same time, it feels like I have to throw up what could it be?

Gallbladder: The first that comes to kind is gallbladder, but it could also be ulcers. You should see a doctor as soon as possible. This could be easily solved bit waitron could complicate things. ...Read more

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What are the causes of severe upper abdominal pain?

It could be: 100 different things, such as ulcer, gastritis, pancreatitis, gallstones, cancer, hernia, zoster, muscle strain. Get your doctor to help you figure it out. ...Read more

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For the past 2 weeks I have severe upper abdominal pain. What could it be?

For the past 2 weeks I have severe upper abdominal pain. What could it be?

See your doctor: A couple things come to mind - stomach ulcers, gallbladder problems, large hiatal hernia, inflammation of the pancreas. These are just a few of the many possibilities. See your doctor for a more complete evaluation. ...Read more

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What can cause a sudden onset of severe upper abdominal pain with ongoing nausea and the worst burning feeling?

What can cause a sudden onset of severe upper abdominal pain with ongoing nausea and the worst burning feeling?

Tear or acid: Could be your esophagus, a tear (Wallory Wies) or acid aka GERD. Get evaluated by your doc, ask for scope aka EGD. This procedure will make the diagnosis and get you started on treatment. Okay for TUMS (calcium carbonate) in the meantime. Be well. ...Read more

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Sometimes I have severe upper abdominal pain in the morning usually. I usually can make it go away by drinking a full glass of milk.

Sometimes I have severe upper abdominal pain in the morning usually. I usually can make it go away by drinking a full glass of milk.

Morning pain: A peptic ulcer is suggested as the discomfort appears to occur when you've gone hours without eating and the distress is improved after drinking milk. Duodenal ulcers are a common occurrence. I recommend that you consult a physician or a gastroenterologist for diagnosis and treatment. Appropriate tests will be ordered. ...Read more

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I had my gallbladder removed 6 yrs ago along with stones (basket, scope) I have since had severe center upper abdominal pain that lasts for days???

I had my gallbladder removed 6 yrs ago along with stones (basket, scope) I have since had severe center upper abdominal pain that lasts for days???

Other causes: Pain may be due to several other causes, like retained stones, spinctor dysfunction, attacks of pancreatic inflation, need tests (work up) to find the cause speak to your doctor, and possible referral to a specialist. ...Read more

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I am26 yrs old. Ttc. Nulliparous. Cycle length avg 34 days. LMP 19th oct. Off late I am experiencing mild to severe upper abdominal pain. Cause? Thank u

Uncertain: It sounds like your next period is not due for some time. This is not necessarily a gynecological issue. If you are experiencing severe abdominal pain would recommend medical assessment. ...Read more

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Had my period for 2 days, I now have severe upper abdominal pain and have very minimal bleeding. What could this be?

Seek Help: You will likely be best off seeking urgent medical attention, given the description of “severe” abdominal pain. This pain may or may not be related to your menstrual cycle, mentioned in your question. In other words, the differential diagnosis of the pain that you describe is quite broad. Best wishes. ...Read more

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After a 15mg increase of Abilify (aripiprazole) I have severe upper abdominal pain and nausea, is this a side effect and what should I do?

After a 15mg increase of Abilify (aripiprazole) I have severe upper abdominal pain and nausea, is this a side effect and what should I do?

See Your Doctor: Nausea is a common side effect of Abilify (aripiprazole). Severe abdominal pain is not. If the pain is more than just momentary, you should definitely see your doctor or go to the Emergency Department if unable to see your doctor. ...Read more

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Why do I have severe, stabbing upper abdominal pain after sex? It lasts 20-30 minutes with occasional radiation to the edge of left quadrants.

Why do I have severe, stabbing upper abdominal pain after sex? It lasts 20-30 minutes with occasional radiation to the edge of left quadrants.

Most likely PID: Painful intercourse, also called dyspareunia, is often related to pelvic inflammatory disease. That said you have lost weight. Was that unintended? There are many possibilities that come to mind and in this instance I suggest a visit to both your primary MD (family or internal medicine) ANDa visit to GYN. They will need to work together to diagnose and treat this problem, ASAP. Delay is unwise. ...Read more

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I have severe upper abdominal pain with onset of cramping and slight nausea. Changing positions in bed mildly helps. Pain has become unbearable...

I have severe upper abdominal pain with onset of cramping and slight nausea. Changing positions in bed mildly helps. Pain has become unbearable...

Go to ER: Your pain sounds very much like PANCREATITIS the change in position is the clue! Other upper abdominal conditions include stomach ulcer (s) and Gallbladder inflammation...

Hope this helps and good luck!

Dr Z ...Read more

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I am experiencing abdominal pain (generalized) (quality: stinging or burning sensation, sensation of tearing pain) (severity: severe). The following also describe me: Abdominal discomfort and Upper abdominal pain. What should I do?

I am experiencing abdominal pain (generalized) (quality: stinging or burning sensation, sensation of tearing pain) (severity: severe). The following also describe me: Abdominal discomfort and Upper abdominal pain. What should I do?

Doctor can evaluate: Many things are in the upper abdomen: stomach, pancreas, liver, small intestine, gall bladder, large intestine, abdominal muscles, etc... An exam by a primary care doctor can help figure things out. Pain in the right upper abdomen, especially with symptoms that occur after eating, can be due to gallstones or other gall bladder disease. A doctor can evaluate for gall bladder or other problems. ...Read more

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What can I take for severe upper abdominal pain which radiates to my back?

Abdominal pain: Have to determine what is pain related to first. For example is pain worse after eating? If ted maybe related to gallstones. If pain is better after eating maybe related to ulcer disease. If pain radiates to shoulders the heart related so best thing is to talk to private doctor. ...Read more

Dr. Richard Levin
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Severe Abdominal Pain (Definition)

Severe abdominal pain is extreme pain felt in the region of the belly (abdomen). It is usually an emergency, and may be caused by a loss of blood supply to an organ, stretching or blockage of an organ in cases such as gallstones, or swelling and infection in ...Read more


Dr. Barry Rosen
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Abdominal Pain (Definition)

Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the ...Read more