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Lately I haven't been farting. And I get strong stomach aches. Mostly after eating beans, spinach or eggs. And I really love these stuff. Help?

Lately I haven't been farting. And I get strong stomach aches. Mostly after eating beans, spinach or eggs. And I really love these stuff. Help?

Options: Some foods are more likely to cause gas, and gas can be painful. Avoiding these foods is an option, but you could also try products like Phazyme (simethicone), Beano (an enzyme), or probiotics (healthy bacteria in yogurt or a suppliment pill). ...Read more

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Stomach Pain (Definition)

Most people will describe pain in any part of abdomen as stomach pain, it is what many patients say but in medical terms it is pain in the stomach which is located in middle of upper abdomen, so real stomach pain is the pain ...Read more


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Any other ways to regulate my digestive system other than eating yogurt? I have gas problems and stomach aches often.

Any other ways to regulate my digestive system other than eating yogurt? I have gas problems and stomach aches often.

Watch diet: Eat less processed foods, dairy, soy, corn, sugars in your diet. And all that cause bloating and gas problems. Ideally, you should have a food allergy panel, and stay away from foods you’re allergic to. It can be expensive, but you only have to do it once per a few years. The elimination diet will help you identify the foods that are causing you problems. ...Read more

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I have had stomach aches, abdominal bloating and farthing as long as I can remember. What's the problem with me?

I have had stomach aches, abdominal bloating and farthing as long as I can remember. What's the problem with me?

Your symptoms may: Suggest hyperacidity, gastritis/ stomach irritation, gallbladder/pancreatic problems etc & drinking alcohol can definitely contribute to it. Consider cutting down on the booze. Otc ppi/omeprazole and antacids/maalox, peptobismol may help. Seek medical help for reassurance. Take care! ...Read more

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What to do for stomach aches and gas?

What to do for stomach aches and gas?

See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more

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Having gas and stomach aches for two weeks. A little heartburn. Never had before chronic stomach issue or heartburn?

Having gas and stomach aches for two weeks. A little heartburn. Never had before chronic stomach issue or heartburn?

Diet: Your new onset symptoms may reflect changes in diet or medications. Avoid irritants and take some antacids. If not resolved see your primary caregiver. ...Read more

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What causes a burning sensation while passing gas? I've had this on and off. Some stomach aches while this is going on but it's also on and off.

See a GI doctor: Inflammation at the distal colon, the rectum or anus can produce discomfort when passing gas. Do not know whether or not the stomach aches are related, but the gastroenterologist will be quite able to work this out. Hope you are better soon. ...Read more

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I pass a lot of foul smelling gas no matter what I eat. Sometimes the gas is accompanied by stomach aches. What could this be?

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It is your diet: Diet more in beans and lentiels with oriental spices cause foul smellin gas
medication Reglan (metoclopramide) 10 mg at night for 2 weeks. ...Read more

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Can not drinking enough water while on Accutane cause stomach aches, gas, discomfort?

Can not drinking enough water while on Accutane cause stomach aches, gas, discomfort?

Accutane: Accutane by itself can cause some stomach discomfort. However, not drinking enough water is not usually associated with any more or less stomach discomfort while on accutane. ...Read more

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How good does activated charcoal work for stomach aches, gas pain and other stomach problems? What is a safe dosage too take daily?

How good does activated charcoal work for stomach aches, gas pain and other stomach problems? What is a safe dosage too take daily?

See doctor: If this is a persistent problem, you should talk to your doctor. Although activated charcoal has been touted for its ability to relieve bloating, I have never seen it worked on anyone. I am not unaware of any set dose for this product and thus just read the direction on the product label and follow it if you want to try it. ...Read more

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Can green tea (with caffeine) cause stomach gurgling, gas, and stomach aches? After drinking it everyday for a couple days? Thought it would help me.

Can green tea (with caffeine) cause stomach gurgling, gas, and stomach aches? After drinking it everyday for a couple days? Thought it would help me.

Drinking more than: 3 cups of green tea per day can lead to significant side effects for some. Overdose of Green Tea (usually extract) may lead to irritability, insomnia, irregular or rapid heart rate, muscle twitching, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal cramps, liver damage, trouble breathing, dizziness, fever, confusion, hallucinations, diuresis, seizures, loss of consciousness & even death. ...Read more

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I've got a constant stomach ache since last Friday night. I feel like there's lot of gas in my stomach, but I'm not sure what caused it, I checked my diet?

I've got a constant stomach ache since last Friday night. I feel like there's lot of gas in my stomach, but I'm not sure what caused it, I checked my diet?

You need Medic-check: Pain in the belly can be sign of something serious going on and must be checked by a doctor. If you have any associated symptoms like nausea, vomiting or fever then it is a more serious matter. If you have been able to eat and drink and have no vomiting then it is less serious. Unless the pain is decreasing, you must go see a doctor tomorrow (after the night is over) and get examined and tested. ...Read more

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What could cause me to have gas, bloating, stomach aches, and constipation?

What could cause me to have gas, bloating, stomach aches, and constipation?

Possibly: Excess fiber and not enough fluids. Remember, anything with caffeine or alcohol dehydrates and therefore creates an imbalance of fiber and fluids. Drink 80-100 ounces caffeine free/alcohol free fluid daily and eat a high fiber diet. If you are eating properly you do not need fiber supplements as this may cause an excess fiber and can lead to gas pains, cramping and constipation. ...Read more

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Everytime I eat spicy food I get a stomach ache and gas. Why does this happen?

Everytime I eat spicy food I get a stomach ache and gas. Why does this happen?

GALLBLADDER?: Common is common. Usually, "spicy" foods are also greasy. Upper abdominal pain and flatulence are two classic symptoms of gallbladder dysfunction, and are made more severe with fatty food intake. Discuss this with your doctor. In the meantime, I suggest a lower fat diet to see if your symptoms lessen. Good luck. ...Read more

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I want to know what is the difference between stomach aches from holding in gas and period cramps?

I want to know what is the difference between stomach aches from holding in gas and period cramps?

Both hurt: But the cramps from menstruation are from your uterus. And the ones from gas are in your entire abdomen and pelvis and change with the passage of gas. The cramps from your mestruation don't change with passing of gas. They change with the passage of time and are related to your menses. ...Read more

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Having stomach aches with headache and feeling dizzy? Could it be gas, dehydration, or something else?

Having stomach aches with headache and feeling dizzy? Could it be gas, dehydration, or something else?

Possible flu: Need an exam with labs and UA.? sexually active? Chance of pregnancy? eat any sushi or new foods ...Read more

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I get recurrent stomach aches which I can always alleviate by burping (and releasing gas from my anus) and the ache always goes away. Problem?

I get recurrent stomach aches which I can always alleviate by burping (and releasing gas from my anus) and the ache always goes away. Problem?

Stomach aches: You need to find out the cause. Your doc will help you determine that. You MAY have a food sensitivity or allergy. Consider lab testing for that through your doc or www. Greatplainslaboratory. Com Wheat and dairy are the top culprits if this is the case. Peace and good health. Probiotics may help. Doctor Ohira is a good brand. ...Read more

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My stomach aches after I eat anything. Fruits, vegetables anything. Have gas problem but don hv diaherra or constipation. What's it?

My stomach aches after I eat anything. Fruits, vegetables anything. Have gas problem but don hv diaherra or constipation. What's it?

Abd pain post eating: May be gastritis/GERD, or gallbaldder or food intolerances. Could try ranitidine 150 mg 1 po qd x 30, and or prevecid 30 mg qd, Test for h pylori a bacteria that is associated with gastritis. May need sonogram to check gallbladder. Keep a food diary to check which food tomatoes, eggplant, peppers, bananas is the worst offender., then elimate that food fro diet F/u w/ doc, ...Read more

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Stomach ache after everything I eat. The pain is mild&I have a little bit of bloating. When I pass gas it goes away til I eat again. No other symtoms.

See a doctor: You are experiencing gastritis or s similar problem like ulcer. Take OTC medication like Nexuim and a combination of anti acid until you see your PCP for proper referral ...Read more

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I often get sick to my stomach along with cramps, gas, aches and pains. Is it ibs? I get frequent stomach pains and am often very sick to my stomach. I had my appendix removed about ten years ago and I have always felt that the stomach aches started after

Hello.: Hello. Symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome can include: abdominal pain, fullness, passing gas, constipation alternating with diarrhea (or one or the other may predominate), and bloating. There can be marked urgency when there is diarrhea; sometimes making it hard to get to the bathroom on time. It can be hard to pass feces when constipated. To make the diagnosis there should be symptoms at least 3 days a month for 3 consequtive months. You should be evaluated by a doctor to have your symptoms assessed. ...Read more

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What to do if I have dull stomach ache, rumblings, foul smelling gas and itchy skin over whole body?

What to do if I have dull stomach ache, rumblings, foul smelling gas and itchy skin over whole body?

See your doctor: It can be a reaction to something you ate, better get seen, meanwhile, OTC antihistamines, and anything OTC for indigestion would help, goodluck ...Read more

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Been having gas, uncomfortable stomach noises, stomach aches after meals for the past week. Even tried prune juice today, didn't help. What can I do?

Been having gas, uncomfortable stomach noises, stomach aches after meals for the past week. Even tried prune juice today, didn't help. What can I do?

Temporary: You can get temporary stomach dysfunction like you describe from viral infections or eating a food that irritated your stomach. Try taking some probiotic supplements, eat bland foods for a week, avoid fatty foods and use PeptoBismol if needed for pain. If it doesn't resolve in a week or gets significantly worse, see your doctor or urgent care. ...Read more

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I have raisin bran every night cause it makes me poo in morning, added yogurt to diet and have lots of gas, and stomach ache in morning- not lactose.?

I have raisin bran every night cause it makes me poo in morning, added yogurt to diet and have lots of gas, and stomach ache in morning- not lactose.?

Yogurt contains milk: Some people are quite sensitive to milk products - and as much as I like yogurt, you might want to try stopping consumption of that and seeing how your symptoms are...If your symptoms improve, then you might want to try Lactaid or something like that to help you digest the lactose in milk. You could make your own yogurt with soy milk if you want the benefit of those 'probiotics'...capsules also OK ...Read more

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I've went and seen my doctor, but for the last week I've been geting terrible stomach aches. I have gas buy not have bowel movements like normal im 20.

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I've went and seen my doctor, but for the last week I've been geting terrible stomach aches. I have gas buy not have bowel movements like normal im 20.

Take a lexative: Take 4 tablets of Dulcolax at night (all 4 tablets in one dose). You will have good bm next morning and will clean your system. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of a stomach ache? Probably filled with gas or peptic ulcers

How do I get rid of a stomach ache? Probably filled with gas or peptic ulcers

Diet: Avoidance of coffee, alcohol, carbonated drinks, no smoking. Small meals, bland diet, nothing spicy.
Ranitidine or a proton pump inhibitor- if available over the counter: omeprazole, lansoprazole, if above measures not enough to control symptoms. Talk to your doctor about your symptoms at next visit. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


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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