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What does stomach fluttering/twitching mean when your trying for a baby?

What does stomach fluttering/twitching mean when your trying for a baby?

Fluttering: Are you pregnant or trying? Stomach fluttering can be functional, excessive peristalsis, or if pregnant, your baby is there. ...Read more

Flutter (Definition)

Atrial flutter is an abnormal heart rhythm in the top of the heart in which the top of the heart beats very fast but very regularly (as opposed to atrial fibrillation which is always irregular) and can lead to a rapid heart rate and ...Read more


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I'm having stomach fluttering and dizziness my tubes have been tied for 5 years what could this be?

I'm having stomach fluttering and dizziness my tubes have been tied for 5 years what could this be?

Don't know but it's: Not your tubes. Missed a period? If so, get a home pregnancy test. If you've not missed a period you're not pregnant. There's a lot of viral shtuff going around the USA these days. Maybe you've got a bug? If you're feeling worse by 2morrow call your DOC. Maybe the Super Bowl will cure you? Seen any of the ads yet? If those don't chase the viral blues away then, I dunno- tough bugs I guess! ...Read more

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I'm on birth control and the last month has felt my stomach flutter what can be the problem?

I'm on birth control and the last month has felt my stomach flutter what can be the problem?

Check gI issues: Sorry to hear this. It is unlikely that the birth control pill is related to your fluttering. Consider any new foods, stress, other new medications first.
If you persist in having stomach issues, may be best to talk with your family dr. Good luck. ...Read more

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What causes tge symptoms of naseau, stomach flutters, and spotting before a heavy menustration flow?

What causes tge symptoms of naseau, stomach flutters, and spotting before a heavy menustration flow?

Hormone changes: Just before your period, the level of a hormone called Progesterone drops. This brings on your period. It may be these hormone changes that cause your symptoms. ...Read more

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What causes your stomach to flutter?

What causes your stomach to flutter?

Gas /Air/Peristalsis: Feeling full of "gas" may reflect malabsorption of food (like gluten, lactose), intake of poorly digested food, or choosing foods known to promote gas (beans, fizzy drinks). Sometimes its more complicated--a stomach emptying too slowly, bacterial overgrowth syndrome, delayed intestinal function, partial obstruction from any cause, infection, rectum problems, and pelvic pathology outside the gut. ...Read more

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What does it mean when ur stomach feel fluttered n burnish?

What does it mean when ur stomach feel fluttered n burnish?

Hyperacidity: Can be responsible for the "burning & churning" symptoms you describe. Sorting out the possible etiology (causes) before seeking medical attention isn't a bad idea. If over-the-counter antacids in tablet or liquid form alleviate these symptoms, hyperacidity is a possibility. An otc ppi (such as omeprazole) may produce the same relief. If not, medical consultation is in order. ...Read more

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What can I do to relieve a fluttering stomach and gas?

What can I do to relieve a fluttering stomach and gas?

See below: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more

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Stomach flutters on left side of abdomen. I'm 43 and had hysterectomy, so I know it's not pregnancy.?

Stomach flutters on left side of abdomen. I'm 43 and had hysterectomy, so I know it's not pregnancy.?

Spasms & Twitches: This is most likely small muscle spasms like the twitches you sometimes feel on the skin in various places. The muscles in the bowels and along the abdomen and back can also undergo such twitches. It can feel just like baby flutters. ...Read more

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Hi I have Flu B. Haven't eaten to much in a few days, Staying moderatly hydrated. My stomach is like fluttering and dancing and Idk if its my heart or?

Hi I have Flu B. Haven't eaten to much in a few days, Staying moderatly hydrated. My stomach is like fluttering and dancing and Idk if its my heart or?

Influenza: It is still the 'flu' season (up until April 30th according to the CDC). There can be gastric effects of the flu - nausea and vomiting although more common in children than adults. Flu CAN affect the heart - particularly if you have underlying medical conditions and/or are an older person. With your dehydrated condition, you probably should see a doc to get all of that checked out. Check potassium ...Read more

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What is the racing feeling in my heart and in my chest and my stomach it's like a fluttering panicky feeling?

What is the racing feeling in my heart and in my chest and my stomach it's like a fluttering panicky feeling?

Fibrillation suspecr: Need to seek urgent care atrial fibrillation suspect. Short circuit conduction system of heart over drives lower portion of heart. Carries risk for stroke and heart failure has many causes. ...Read more

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Have had constant fluttering in stomach, some light headed, slightly vomiting?

Have had constant fluttering in stomach, some light headed, slightly vomiting?

Need more info: Are you nauseated? heartburn? pain? When does it occur? Associated with eating? Not eating? Please be more specific or Consider a concierge consult for more interaction to better answer your question. ...Read more

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Bloated stomach, gaining belly fat, no weight gain, stomach feels constantly tight, flutter feeling, twitching, and pulsing. What could be the cause?

Bloated stomach, gaining belly fat, no weight gain, stomach feels constantly tight, flutter feeling, twitching, and pulsing. What could be the cause?

IBS?: These could potentially be irritable bowel symptoms, but this diagnosis cannot be made without a further workup is completed first, so I encourage you to get this checked out in person to make sure no other cause. ...Read more

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Fluttering in upper stomach?

Fluttering: This may be anything from a hiatal hernia to a cardiac arrhythmia. You should speak with your doctor and have a comprehensive exam. ...Read more

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Flutter lower left side of stomach?

Flutter: This could be a dominant want muscle twitching. Check your pulse when it is happening to check for fast heart rate? You faster than 100 at rest. Seek medical help. ...Read more

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Fluttering sensation in stomach area, what could this be?

Fluttering sensation in stomach area, what could this be?

Intestines/Stomach: In your gut are the organs and the intestines. Air, fluid and waste move through them. If there is an infection or irritation the normal processes may be interrupted, interfered with or changed. Swelling happens, fluids don't absorb as well and what is moving through is looser than normal. ...Read more

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What are the possible causes for the fluttering feeling in my stomach?

Many times its heart: Sometimes palpitations from the heart can feel like a stomach problem. The opposite is also true. So a n ekg and or a holter along with a GI work up such as an upper GI may be needed. The stomach and heart share nervous innervation and can have "cross talk". A thorough history and physical should be able to point your doctor in the right direction. ...Read more

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What does it mean to feel flutters in your stomach and make you feel nervous?

What does it mean to feel flutters in your stomach and make you feel nervous?

Now you know: What the expression butterflies in the stomach means. It is probably anxiety but make sure you are not having palpitations. ...Read more

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Feel like there is fluttering in my stomach. What is the explanation for that?

Many things: It could be many things...Difficult to say without more information clarification of symptoms and history and physical exam.
I suggest follow up with your family doc. ...Read more

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At what part of your lower stomach would you feel baby fluttering at about 15wks?

Ask your GYN: Fetal movements are typically felt by 18 to 20 weeks gestational age. Initially, the movements are somewhat erratic and feel like little flutterings or “butterflies”. Mom's who have had other babies may recognize movement a few weeks sooner. Consult your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Women, do you ever get a flutter in your abdomen that feels like a small baby kick?

Women, do you ever get a flutter in your abdomen that feels like a small baby kick?

Irritable Bowel?: Bloating, fluttering, fullness, altered stooling may reflect diet (check your fiber intake), alterations in healthy gut flora we each carry, food intolerances, maldigestion due to problems of the small intestine, pancreas, or biliary tree, changes in GI motility (how well your GI tract mixes and moves food along), various infections, and even irritable bowel syndrome. Testing is easy. ...Read more

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What is this fluttering in the right side of my stomach? Mostly in the morning and at night when I'm in bed.

What is this fluttering in the right side of my stomach? Mostly in the morning and at night when I'm in bed.

Some thoughts.: Without an exam, I can only give general information. Cannot say in your particular case, but generally, a common condition is reflux of stomach contents into the esophagus. This can cause spasm, etc. ...Read more

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I'm a male, and I'm having weird fluttering movment in my abdomen, and it scares me because I think of parasites. What can it be?

Abdominal movements: Your description is not specific and parasitic infections are extremely rare to cause such symptoms. Of course, rare cases happen, but that would be almost at the bottom of my list. Other possible explanations would be increased bowel peristalsis (movements). Possibly aortic pulsation may cause that. I would ask for advise of your regular doc first. ...Read more

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I get a flutter feeling in the lower part of my abdominal after or during eating what is causing this. Been happening for a week now?

I get a flutter feeling in the lower part of my abdominal after or during eating what is causing this. Been happening for a week now?

Abdominal fluttering: This may represent a superficial artery that you are now noticing due to increased blood flow at the time of meals or it may be that you are more aware of your peristalsis, also related to meals. If it still persists, then have your internist evaluate to make sure that nothing else is responsible. ...Read more

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I started belviq last week, I happen to have for a few days, a fluttering high up abdomen on left side and towards middle. It comes n goes?

Belviq side effect: 51 F from US: Notes "I started belviq last week, I happen to have for a few days, a fluttering high up abdomen on left side and towards middle. It comes n goes? " ANS: what is the question. Without talking to you directly cannot really help. So ask the Dr who gave it to you but write out some details such as what brings it on, makes it go away, what helps. ...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