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Stomach Ache Smelly Farts
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?
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
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
Having gas and stomach aches for two weeks. A little heartburn. Never had before chronic stomach issue or heartburn?
For the past few days I've had dull stomach aches. Not in one particular place. A good bit of burping and occasional passing of gas.
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
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
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
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
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
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
Having stomach aches with headache and feeling dizzy? Could it be gas, dehydration, or something else?
Have night time stomach aches and gas. I was constipated but I have recovered. Acid reflux also acting up a lot lately?
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
See below: Try walking to mobilize the gas naturally. ...Read more
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
I've had a stomach ache and horrible pains on my side for 4 days I went to the ER on friday and they said its just gas but im still in pain?
Go back to ER: Or see your doctor, will need work up and treatment. ...Read more
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
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 a dull stomach ache, rumblings, foul smelling gas and itchy skin over whole body?
Doctor visit: These could be the signs of serios disease with your liver and an medical evaluation is in order. ...Read more
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
Nasty white like phlemg in mornings tastes n smells horrid, stomach aches wit mild pain and feels like bulges or gas bubbles no matter what I eat it nasuea and mild kidney pain doc can't find cause.
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
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.
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