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Dr. Evert Eriksson
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Stomach Aches (Overview)

Stomach Ache = abdominal pain.


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Is 7up good for stomach aches?

Is 7up good for stomach aches?

Possibly: Many patients report sips of 7-up as soothing. ...Read more

Dr. Evert Eriksson
347 Doctors shared insights

Stomach Aches (Overview)

Stomach Ache = abdominal pain.


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How do you relief stomach aches?

How do you relief stomach aches?

Depends. . .: Need to find cause before we can discuss solution. There are many causes of "stomach aches". Heart burn is treated differently from gallbladder stones, pancreatitis, appendicitis, constipation, hernia, etc. Go see your doctor who can evaluate you & determine diagnosis from which s/he can offer you appropriate treatment & relief. ...Read more

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What causes severe upper stomach aches?

What causes severe upper stomach aches?

Stomach pain: Among some of the problems are gastritis, ulcer, acid reflux, gall bladder problems, pancreatitis, etc and of course heart disease. ...Read more

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Does gingerale really help stomach aches?

Does gingerale really help stomach aches?

Yes, slightly: Flattened ginger ale can help. Probably the simplest way to reduce nausea or mild stomach ache is with ginger. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organic ginger ; steep x 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. ...Read more

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Can avacodos cause stomach aches or pain?

Can avacodos cause stomach aches or pain?

Yes but it's rare: Avocados are a great source of nutrition. However, if you're one of those rare folks who are allergic to avocados, then you can experience stomachaches & pain as well as swelling of lips & mucous membranes, even breathing difficulties. Your family physician can refer you to a local allergist/immunologist for testing. If you have an anaphylactic reaction, be sure to keep 2 epipens (epinephrine) on your person. ...Read more

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Why is it that I get stomach aches a lot?

Why is it that I get stomach aches a lot?

See your doctor: There are many causes for stomach aches. You should see your doctor to determine the cause and get a plan of treatment. ...Read more

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What could be causing my bad stomach aches?

What could be causing my bad stomach aches?

Not sure.: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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What to do if I get really bad stomach aches?

What to do if I get really bad stomach aches?

See your doctor.: Stomach aches can have many different causes. Some of them are indigestion, and some of them are medical conditions requiring surgery. It is important to see your physician about it, especially if they are 'bad'. ...Read more

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Do children or adults have more stomach aches?

Do children or adults have more stomach aches?

Statistics: Would answer that....If there are more adults than children in the world then it would be reasonable to assume that more adults have stomach aches than children. Children just complain more often and are more true to themselves when they feel badly whereas adults muddle through for job, family, responsibilities, etc. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my stomach aches so badly?

What does it mean if my stomach aches so badly?

It depends: There are many causes for abdominal or stomach pain. You should see your doctor. ...Read more

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What should I do if I frequently have stomach aches?

What should I do if I frequently have stomach aches?

If this has become: A pattern for you, medical evaluation would be prudent. Take care. ...Read more

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What causes stomach aches that won't go away for days?

What causes stomach aches that won't go away for days?

Time to see doctor: It's impossible to give advice based on your limited information--what have u tried, where does it hurt, what are the accompanying symptoms? Persistent abdominal discomfort can originate from the large ;/or small intestine, stomach, gallbladder, pancreas, liver, female organs, muscles or hernia of the abdominal wall, bladder, etc. You needs examination ; testing. Go see the doctor please. ...Read more

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Have these really bad stomach aches. What could it be?

Have these really bad stomach aches. What could it be?

Many things: It could be an ulcer, crohns, acid reflux, lactose intolerance. See a doctor and he might be able to figure it out. ...Read more

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I have stomach aches every day, what to do for relief?

I have stomach aches every day, what to do for relief?

See your doctor: There are many causes for stomach symptoms. You should see a doctor to find the cause and get treatment. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of stomach aches every morning?

What could be the cause of stomach aches every morning?

Acid?: Lots of things can cause stomach aches but many people have acid related stomach aches after an overnight fast. Does eating in the morning relieve your symptoms? If so, a trial of some Tums (calcium carbonate) or ranitidine at bed time may help. If not that, you need to see a medical professional so they can focus the testing based on your age, sex, medical history etc. ...Read more

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What to do if every day I have horrible stomach aches.?

What to do if every day I have horrible stomach aches.?

Daily stomach aches: For something that is bothering u daily, a proper diagnosis is warranted. To start off, your doctor can treat u for possible stomach ulcer (caused by a bacteria), which is easily treatable with a short course of medicines. If pain persists, the doctor may consider imaging or endoscopy to r/o other causes.
Response to food, OTC stomach pain relief w meds like Alka Seltzer, Pepto will be helpful. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of stomach aches in the morning?

What could be the cause of stomach aches in the morning?

Gastritis: Morning nausea or stomach pain can often times be a sign of gastritis or irritation of the stomach. There is no food to buffer the acid in the stomach during the night. It could also be peptic ulcer disease so you should see your dr. As certain medications will help with the symptoms. ...Read more

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What can I do if I constantly have terrible stomach aches?

What can I do if I constantly have terrible stomach aches?

See your Dr.: One should not have terrible stomach pains all of the time. I would recommend seeing a dr. To get a diagnosis. There are multiple causes of stomach pain and they can vary with age so see your dr. Until then you can take something over-the-counter like Prevacid (lansoprazole) or Omeprazole to lower stomach acid. Either way see your dr. ...Read more

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What do my stomach aches mean? What can I take for the pain?

Don't know: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes.
Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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I constantly get stomach aches that make me feel terribly sick?

I constantly get stomach aches that make me feel terribly sick?

Nonspecific: Your symptoms are nondiagnostic and more information is needed in order to make a diagnosis. Since your symptoms are frequent and quite uncomfortable, it is advisable that you see your Physician who will take a thorough history and examine you in order to make a diagnosis and treat you. In the meantime follow a bland diet and avoid fried foods, caffeine, alcohol and nicotine. ...Read more

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I get really bad stomach aches. What can do to relieve the pain?

I get really bad stomach aches. What can do to relieve the pain?

Stomach pain: Start with bland diet. No spicy food. No acidic food. No hot or cold liquids. Avoid any medications on empty stomach. No caffeine, no smoking. Relaxation exercises. If after one week still with pain see your physician to further evaluate. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Why do I get stomach aches in the night all the way into the morning?

Why do I get stomach aches in the night all the way into the morning?

GERD: You may have acid reflux causing your stomachaches. Try taking an antacid at bedtime. Also elevatie the head part of your bed by 4 to 6 inches so that you are almost upright when asleep. Refrain from fatty foods, carbonated drinks and acid foods. No more food after dinnetime. If everything else fails, consult your doctor for the proer treatment. ...Read more

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So the bf says he get stomach aches whenever we argue or fight. Is that possible?

So the bf says he get stomach aches whenever we argue or fight. Is that possible?

Stomach Ache: There are many causes of stomach ache. One common cause is stress that induces increased amount of acid secretion. You should probably try to cut down on your arguments. ...Read more

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I get really really bad stomach aches all the time. Is there anything I can take for this?

I get really really bad stomach aches all the time. Is there anything I can take for this?

Evaluate the cause: The major thing is to find out why these pains are occurring. Once that is done then an effective treatment can be started. You can try otc meds such as Omeprazole or zantac (ranitidine). ...Read more

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