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Stomach Cramps No Diarrhea No Vomiting
My husband had his appendix removed 2 weeks ago tomorrow. He has been sick with stomach cramps, diarrhea and vomiting since he came home. Why?
Not normal: What you described is not normal and you should contact his doctor. If the doctor is not available, it would be prudent to go to a hospital emergency room. ...Read more
Loose stools is a symptom in which a person's stool (poop) does not hold its shape after it goes into the toilet. Instead of remaining a shaped piece of poop, the poop spreads out in the toilet bowl water. Very loose stool is called diarrhea. Loose stool can be caused by infections, certain foods or drinks, ...Read more
Can exposure to black mold cause sever stomach cramps, watery diarrhea, heartburn and vomiting? Remolding the bathroom found lots of black mold so significant exposure. Took pepto and gasx but the cramps are getting worse
Maybe/not: There are hundreds of dark molds and only two that are considered toxic; stachybotrys & aspergillis. Symptoms primarily effect mental & respiratory systems. You can be allergic to any mold but the symptoms would likely be different. There mold test kits you can collect & send in for analysis or pros that remove them. You likely had a gut virus that coincided with your reno. ...Read more
Can food poisoning/gastroenteritis cause severe lower stomach cramps w/ bloody diarrhea without vomiting or nausea? I was treated with IV & then was fine, discharged. Follow up colonscopy neg.
Depends on cause.: There are many things that can give a child cramps, ranging from constipation, lactose intolerance, and gas to recurrent abdominal pain of childhood. Please have your child seen by his/her doctor to determine the cause; once you have a diagnosis, then appropriate treatment can be determined. ...Read more
I'm having really bad stomach cramps, vomiting, diarrhea, and breaking out into sweats. Should I go to the er? It also hurts to eat, walk or move...
Yes: You should be seen and a determination made of the probable cause and approach to management. Best to go to a primary care physician rather than an er if possible. ...Read more
What would cause stomach cramps for 3 days now that is relieved temporarily after eating and lying down? No throwing up or diarehea.
Gastritis? Ulcer?: Stomach pain or cramps would be located in area of upper mid abdomen. Pain relieved by food makes may be one of the two above. Some causes are one of a combo of stress, highly spicy foods, excess coffee, anti-inflammatory drug...Food neutralizes stomach acid, as do anti-acid drugs. Lying down perhaps helps relax. If reducing exacerbating factors doesn't resolve the cramps, gp or GI evaluation. ...Read more
Dioerreha 3 times last Mon and 9 times this Mon with stomach cramps +mucus. Loose stools every day. Didn't go both Sundays could it be conspiation?
Iron tablets giving me bad stomach cramps and loose stools. Is this normal and when should it pass?
Common side effect:
What you are experiencing are common side effects of oral iron. You may try a different preparation. If you can not tolerate oral iron talk to your doctor about taking it intravenously. Intravenous treatment can be done in one sitting.
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I have had recurring vomiting and diarrhea for a few months. Severe abdominal cramps with it. It don't just last a few hrs.?
For a few months?: These symptoms should not last for "a few months"...The type and severity of symptoms of the nature you describe suggest something that needs to be more thoroughly evaluated and worked-up by your family doc or a gastroenterologist. Make an appointment sooner than later.. ...Read more
I had diarrhea this morning now im constipated feeling cramps on my lower right abdomen been drinking plenty of water, no vomiting possibly bad pizza?
I was throwing up with diarrhea, stomach cramps, and back pain. Today no throw up but dark brown diarrhea with abdominal cramps. What could it be?
Cramps, diarrhea, chills, sweaty, not hungry at all, what do I have? I have major episodes of cramps in my lower abdomen and back, I have the chills in the middle of the night and can't sleep at all without having to go to the bathroom and puking. Please
This: This could be gastroenteritis from a virus. Recommend that you sip water initially. It is important to try to stay ahead on fluids, so that you don't become dehydrated. You may wish to drink slightly flattened ginger ale or to nibble on crystalized ginger. If you become dizzy or lightheaded when going from sitting to standing or from lying to sitting, you may be dehydrated. If that occurs you may need to go to an acute care clinic for intravenous fluids. Tylenol (acetaminophen) may help to sooth your pain. If symptoms last over a week, recommend being assessed. ...Read more
I've had loose stools for 4 days straight no vomiting but also had stomach cramps back an head aches?
Here are some...: Your grouped symptoms suggested you may get viral gastrointestinal infection or foods indigestion. For 4-day straight loose, especially with poor appetite (if any), you pay attention to possible dehydration. So, seek timely evaluation, treatment, counseling, & watching... How to sort all these related things out correctly has not to be that hard by working together with the doctor. Best wishes... ...Read more
Started with stomach cramps yesterday. Today I threw up phlegm and had a few loose stools. Listeriosis or can I treat at home?
Low grade fever stomach cramps vomiting diarrhea. No shakes or headache. Got drunk on friday and saturday. Symptoms started last night. Alcohol w/d?
Hard to say?: You give several issues. Tying one one can cause some of your symptoms but not fever. You may have "ticks and fleas", ie, you may have results of too much alcohol but may also have developed a viral or bacterial infection of the GI tract. Pending your symptoms and how you think you are doing, it might be wise to get it checked out at your pcp, urgent care or walk-i n clinic. Er otherwise. ...Read more
Hard to answer: Abd pain is a tough call. It is common and frequently from short lived caused. But it can be from deadly causes. When I hear of upper abd pain radiating to the back, I think pancreas. Call your health care provider, and begin getting help. ...Read more
Hi, I have severe stomach cramps since monday along with diarrhoea and vomiting. Have you any ideas what it could be? Greatly appreciated
Gastroenteritis: This may result from toxins or direct infections produced by a variety of bacteria (staph aureus, clostridium perfringens, bacillus cereus, etc.), viruses (norovirus, rotavirus, sapovirus, etc.) and a variety of parasites. Most of these are self-limiting conditions and should resolve without therapy. If they persist beyond 5-7 days you should be seen by a doctor and evaluated. Good luck. ...Read more
I have stomach cramps. My Dr gave me medication last Friday, of no use, what could be the cause, no diarreha or Vomiting. Thanks?
Study: I think it's critical to study the behavior of your stomach cramps. How are they related to your meals? How about bowel movements? How about anger or anxiety triggering them? Any new meds over last month? If no discernible pattern - a structural abnormality, rather than functional might be at the root of it. If this is the case a thorough gastroenterology evaluation might be needed. ...Read more
I am having pain & cramps on my upper part of navel, till lower ribs, for around 2 days. The pain comes n goes but my stomach is very hard. No vomiting or diarrhoea.
My wife is having continuous stomach cramps for about 4 hrs. She has used pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) without success. She has not vomited. She is not nauseous.
I have really bad crampy stomach pain. Feels like diarrheal type cramps for 9 hours now. BUT NO diarhhea, NO vomit. Causes? It's so crampy Help :- (
Clinic visit needed: There are many causes of abdominal pain, some of which can be simply annoying, like constipation, others can be deadly. The best way to make sure it's nothing dangerous is to be examined by a health care provider. Most of the time the cause can be determined with a physical exam and a few simple tests. Less often, an imaging study or looking inside the gut with a scope (endoscopy) is needed. ...Read more
Can you have stomach flu without cramps & vomiting? I have very gassy diarrhoea without cramps & low grade fever (highest 38.3c) & slightly queasy
I have bad stomach cramps, but no diarrhoea or vomiting, stool is normal. Have flu like symptoms, congestion, runny nose, body ache, clouded mind...
Flu/viral: You may indeed have the flu or other viral disease that involves the GI tract ...Read more
I've seen much of this recently. Usually viral-best to let your body beat it with lots of fluids and probiotics,
wash you hands a lot! Like in and most important after bathroom! ...Read more