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When I get nervous I get upset stomach gas, gurgle noises and urge to defecate, school exam tomorrow what can I do to stop these issues fast.?

When I get nervous I get upset stomach gas, gurgle noises and urge to defecate, school exam tomorrow what can I do to stop these issues fast.?

IBS: May be dietary, Gas-x for gas, ranitidine /prilosec for acid /reflux if you drink a lot of coffee will make you defecate and is acidic, try tea. 1 tablespoon of Maalox/ day may help- though it may promote defecation-it does relax. Get fiber 1 cup oats, brown rice, lentils or barley a day, Drink 2-3 liter per day. Avoid sodas, alcohol caffeine. f/u/w/doc ...Read more

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I have had constant hunger, burning pain and now distended stomach and gurgling noises after eating. Had various drugs and bloodtests al normal.?

I have had constant hunger, burning pain and now distended stomach and gurgling noises after eating. Had various drugs and bloodtests al normal.?

Could be an ucler: See a GI doctor. If have not had an endoscopy, should have one. If had one already, probably need to consider "extrastomach" imaging, eg ct scan to look at solid abdominal organs. Try some probiotics and a low fodmap diet in the meantime. ...Read more

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When I lightly push on my stomach it makes gurgling noises. This is from all area of my stomach. What could cause this. Could it be Plan B side effects?

When I lightly push on my stomach it makes gurgling noises. This is from all area of my stomach. What could cause this. Could it be Plan B side effects?

Possibly.: Normally a healthy stomach makes gurgling noises anyway. The medication may cause more irritation which could result in increased gurgling.
I wouldn't worry about it. ...Read more

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I'm 38 weeks along and my stomach is making gurgling noises like I'm hungry but I'm not hungry and its not painful. Is this normal?  

I'm 38 weeks along and my stomach is making gurgling noises like I'm hungry but I'm not hungry and its not painful. Is this normal?  

Probably: At 38 weeks, you are getting checked weekly --and if fetal heart tones are normal, no bleeding, and no pain, then just observe till your next apt.

Make sure you inform OB about this at that time

If any changes, pain, etc, then contact OB be4 next apt. ...Read more

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When I breathe in and out (in certain positions... Not always...) my stomach makes this gurgling noise?

When I breathe in and out (in certain positions... Not always...) my stomach makes this gurgling noise?

OK: Your old worn out stomach is shifting its content. Depending on coexsting other medical problems things can be different. See pmd. ...Read more

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Can IBS cause loud stomach noises/gurgling and rumbling? Had CDiff but been over a year since last had it. Haven't had recent abx or exposed to cdiff.

It can.: IBS in and of itself can cause loud stomach noises, due to spasms of the intestines. It is possible to have recurrent C. diff, but unless you develop recurrent diarrhea, It is unlikely to be the cause of the sounds. I would not be concerned unless you develop other symptoms. Good luck. ...Read more

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Bad stomach pains and weird gurgling noises from stomach. Diagnosis?

Bad stomach pains and weird gurgling noises from stomach. Diagnosis?

Can't tell yet: Are there any good stomach pains? Where are they? Where do they go (if anywhere)? What other symptoms are involved? Is there any activity that is associated with their onset or that worsens them? Suggest seeking a pcp or ed doc's opinion. ...Read more

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When I push on stomach it makes a gurgling noise. This happens all over my stomach. Is this a sign of pregnancy? Or side effects of plan b? Help

When I push on stomach it makes a gurgling noise. This happens all over my stomach. Is this a sign of pregnancy? Or side effects of plan b? Help

Worry or plan B: The progestogen in Plan B can affect bowel motility and might be causing your symptoms. However, it is more likely your current worry and stress that is doing this. Your intestinal tract is easily disturbed by stress...And there is usually some stress and worry involved in needing to use plan b. ...Read more

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'how can I treat a gurgling stomach?

'how can I treat a gurgling stomach?

What's the cause?: Are you just "hungry" or is there more? Need to rule out infection, malabsorption, inflammation, ischemia, dysmotility, functional issue, or even a problem outside the gut. Medical evaluation is recommended appropriate to the duration of your symptoms, associations (bleeding, weight loss, pain, vomiting), as well as your other medical co-morbidities. Call your doctor please and get checked. ...Read more

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Why do does my stomach gurgle a lot?

Why do does my stomach gurgle a lot?

Hard to know, but...: The GI tract has a very limited # of symptoms to signal its distress--nausea/vomiting, diarrhea/constipation, bloating, pain, fullness, bleeding, etc. As you know, many of these characterize ibs, but are also seen with inflammatory, infectious, ischemic, malabsorptive, and functional disorders. Directed lab work, imaging, biopsies, stool studies are appropriate in excluding non-ibs pathology. ...Read more

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My stomach gurgles a lot and makes me feel uneasy?

My stomach gurgles a lot and makes me feel uneasy?

Hard to know, but...: The GI tract has a very limited # of symptoms to signal its distress--nausea/vomiting, diarrhea/constipation, bloating, pain, fullness, bleeding, etc. As you know, many of these characterize ibs, but are also seen with inflammatory, infectious, ischemic, malabsorptive, and functional disorders. You sound concerned, & should be evaluated for reassurance & appropriate treatment if needed. ...Read more

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What medicines could be taken to stop stomach gurgling?

What medicines could be taken to stop stomach gurgling?

You may want to try: Simethicone, also known as Gas-X, it may help with further gas formation. ...Read more

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When to seek medical attention for a loud gurgling stomach?

When to seek medical attention for a loud gurgling stomach?

BORYGMUS: Borygmus is the sound of gas ; fluids rumbling through your intestines. I would seek attention if you feel ill. ...Read more

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My stomach is constantly making loud gurgling noises. No pain, but the noises are embarrassing. Is there anything I could do to help keep things quiet?

My stomach is constantly making loud gurgling noises. No pain, but the noises are embarrassing. Is there anything I could do to help keep things quiet?

Not abnormal: Gurgling is simply due to gases and juices within the intestine and these occur after eating and even when the stomach is empty. If there are no other associated symptoms, there is nothing to worry about. Avoiding carbonated beverages and fast foods may decrease the gurgling. Avoid swallowing excess air and don't smoke. ...Read more

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Gurgling noise in stomach, 40 weeks?

Gurgling noise in stomach, 40 weeks?

Please call your OB: Most likely bowel gas, but please call your OB any issues at 40 weeks need to be addressed, I assume your doctor is planning to induce you soon if you do not go into labor, the ideal time to deliver is 39-40 weeks. ...Read more

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Why does my infant stomach gurgle?

Why does my infant stomach gurgle?

Normal: A gurgling "stomach" is normal. The bowels make these sounds as fluids and gas are propelled through the GI tract. ...Read more

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Lot of gurgling sounds from my stomach should I be worried?

Lot of gurgling sounds from my stomach should I be worried?

Eating properly?: Are you on a proper diet? If your eating habits are poor that may be a cause. If persists would see someone. ...Read more

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I'm getting gurgling feeling in my lower abdomen? What is causing it plz?

I'm getting gurgling feeling in my lower abdomen? What is causing it plz?

Need more informatio: Could be anything and could be nothing. Would need more information about your symptoms ...Read more

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After I take my diabetes meds and eat, my stomach "gurgles and rumbles" for a couple of hours, why is that?

After I take my diabetes meds and eat, my stomach "gurgles and rumbles" for a couple of hours, why is that?

Diabetes meds: This question is hard to answer without knowing what medications you are on. Drugs like metformin can cause side effects like nausea and diarrhea and some diabetes medication like Byetta and victoza (liraglutide) can slow the emptying of you stomach. ...Read more

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Nauseous and gurgling stomach. Began last weekend and got better during the week. Now seems to have returned on weekend. What could be the cause?

Nauseous and gurgling stomach. Began last weekend and got better during the week. Now seems to have returned on weekend. What could be the cause?

See your doctor: No way to tell without seeing you and running tests. You need to be thoroughly evaluated by a physician to determine exactly what is causing these symptoms. Since they have returned, it could be serious, therefore see your doctor asap. Better your doc tells you it's nothing major! ...Read more

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Every time I eat at this pizza place my stomach gurgles before we are out the door and I have to rush home. Eaten there for years with no problems.

Irritation: You may have developed an irritation to something in their food as you aged. For example, sometimes a person develops acid indigestion and foods that never aggravated them before, now do. Another answer could be, the pizza place changed an ingredient or the type of cheese, and you have an irritation to that new brand. Best wishes. ...Read more

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