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Why am I having stomach pain after greasy food?

Why am I having stomach pain after greasy food?

Gallbladder problems: One classic symptom of gallbladder disease is pain in the right upper abdomen after eating fatty foods. This diagnosis typically requires a gallbladder sonogram. If the sonogram is normal, a second 'functional test' such as a hida scan may be needed to exclude the gallbladder as the source of the problem. See your pcp. ...Read more

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Stomach Pain (Definition)

Most people will describe pain in any part of abdomen as stomach pain, it is what many patients say but in medical terms it is pain in the stomach which is located in middle of upper abdomen, so real stomach pain is the pain ...Read more


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What to do for stomach pain from exotic food?

What to do for stomach pain from exotic food?

Prevention: It would be prudent to avoid foods that cause you pain. If the pain persists, see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Which pills would you recommend for stomach pain caused by food?

It depends: It depends on the kind of pain and type of food you feel causes it. We cannot recommend any specific pills for you here on healthtap. However, we can suggest you see your primary care doctor or GI specialist about your symptoms -- so you can receive the evaluation and any treatment you need. Good luck to you. ...Read more

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Iam suffering from stomach pain even with small amounts of food. What can l do?

Iam suffering from stomach pain even with small amounts of food. What can l do?

Stomach pain: Stomach pain like this can come from a variety of sources. Do you drink alcohol? Stomach inflammation (gastritis) may result, and cause pain. Have you had the flu? Are you vomiting? Have you had ulcer disease? Depending on how severe this is and how long it's been going on, you need to have this medically evaluated asap. If your stool is black, see doctor today. ...Read more

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Since stomachs already have lots of acid, do sour foods really cause stomach pain?

Since stomachs already have lots of acid, do sour foods really cause stomach pain?

Not usually unless..: You are correct. Your healthy stomach has powerfull acid and thus adding sour foods here and there is not a big deal.
But, if you have problems such as ulcers, gastritis etc. Which may be from hypersecretion of acid (more than usual) to start with, then adding acidic foods (sour) may/more likely cause stomach upset/trouble for you.
If u have problem with sour stomach, consult doc.
Good luck.. ...Read more

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Hi. For the last 4 days I have a stomach pain and also I can digest even small amounts of food and seemingly lost of appetite. So what's ur opinion?

Go see your doctor: It's impossible to determine what's going on w/stomach pain & lost of appetite despite ability to digest small amounts of food. Maybe it's just a temporary issue. Maybe it's a minor viral infection. Maybe it's just heartburn. Or it could be something worse. Best for you to see your family doc for evaluation, diagnosis & appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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I havebt been able to hold food down today. I have a headache. I have a dharp stomach pain on the right side what could it be? I don't have insurance.

Many possible causes: The possible causes of your symptoms make a long list. You could have gastritis, an inflammation of your stomach lining; could have a case of flu; could have appendicitis, etc. Can you take fluids? Do you have fever? Had you been drinking alcohol? You can be seen in a health department or other low cost clinic -- you can find one near you: http://www. Needymeds. Org/free_clinics. Taf. ...Read more

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I've this stomach pain that makes me nauseous and I get sick even thinking about food the pain is spread out but mostly on the right side please hlp me?

Should see a dr.: Abdominal pain is hard to diagnose without an exam, but can caused by some things that are serious. If it doesn't get better within a day or two, or if the pain is bad enough to keep you from your usual routine, you should probably see a doctor about it. ...Read more

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How to cure the stomach acid or acidity and stomach pain after having tea or food.?

Acidity: Antacids like tums, (calcium carbonate)mylanta or gelusil relieve gastric symptoms from acidity. However if you have continual symptoms after meals or drinking tea, you should be evaluated and treated by your physician or a gastroenterologist. Gastritis, gall stones, ulcer, or pancreatic problems are some possible causes. ...Read more

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Husband gets stomach pain from eating spicy foods. How can we prevent this from occuring?

Husband gets stomach pain from eating spicy foods. How can we prevent this from occuring?

Consider this: Spicy food, may irritate the stomach so much that the lining is penetrated by the acid the stomach produces to digest sugar/carbohydrates. Would consider decreasing the spicy foods to avoid possible ulcers/even stomach cancer that could come as a result of repeated acid injury of the stomach. ...Read more

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What food or medicine helps with constipation. I'm constipated and causing me sever stomach pain?

What food or medicine helps with constipation. I'm constipated and causing me sever stomach pain?

Fiber: Try otc laxatives and fiber rich foods but fiber supplements are helpful. Miralax (polyethylene glycol) is a good laxative. See your doctor for further evaluation- depending on your age, what the cause may be, etc. ...Read more

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My mom has stomach pain and can't keep her food down for the last past 8 hours, what should I do?

Soothe her: She must be quite upset at this stage. Vomiting is so unpleasant. A cool facecloth provides wonders. If it persists she may need to get IV fluids. Most of these illnesses, however resolve. Use fluids and keep her rehydrated.
If pain persists, seek medical care - you know the old-fashioned way - in person - not over the web. Good luck. ...Read more

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My grandmother is eighty years old, when she eat food she suffers stomach pain, what is the cause and how to treat it?

My grandmother is eighty years old, when she eat food she suffers stomach pain, what is the cause and how to treat it?

See a PCP first.: There maybe certain foods that can upset the stomachs of seniors because they do not have the ability to digest food like younger people. The absence of intrinsic factor that help in digestion can produce pernicious anemia and some essential nutrients are not absorbed. Some seniors may also be on a lot of medications causing gerd, treated with proton pump inhibitors. ...Read more

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3-4x a year I get chronic stomach pain lasting for 6-10 weeks. Not triggered or impacted by stress or food. Endoscopy was inconclusive?

3-4x a year I get chronic stomach pain lasting for 6-10 weeks. Not triggered or impacted by stress or food. Endoscopy was inconclusive?

Functional: 20's male with chronic recurrent intestinal dysfunctions, each of several weeks duration, would seem to be having IBS; a functional disorder probably mediated by parasympathetic intestinal hyperactivity. In such cases, therapeutic benefits provided by Bentyl (dicyclomine) or Cannabis would be diagnostically enlightening. Associated chronic low back and pelvic pains are often seen in males with IBS. ...Read more

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Stomach pain and burning after food intake?

Stomach pain and burning after food intake?

Reflux: You may have gastroesophageal reflux disease. Have you noticed it gets worse after eating especially spicy foods or drinking coffee? What about laying down after eating. You can take over the counter medications for reflux. Other possible causes depends on where the pain is and if it often feels different from a burning sensation moving up your chest. ...Read more

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Stomach pain and runny stool. Ate at food fair. What was culprit?

Food poisoning: Sanitary conditions at these events may be good, but certain foods need to be refrigerated or heated thoroughly to prevent bacteria from multiplyinf and causing brief stomach upsets. Try to eat only fully cooked & piping hot foods at fairs in the future! ...Read more

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Stomach pain after eating fried food or pizza?

Stomach pain after eating fried food or pizza?

"Heartburn": Gastroesophageal reflux disease is a common cause of such symptoms ("heartburn"). If it's in the right side of your abdomen - it can also be due to gallbladder stones/other problems.

What happens when you don't eat such foods? If improved, then avoid them.

If you are having difficulty swallowing, black tarry stools, weight loss, or noticed any bleeding from your rectum- see a doctor immediately ...Read more

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Stomach pain and nausea after eating, is this food poisoning?

Stomach pain and nausea after eating, is this food poisoning?

How long?: Food poisoning is usually resolved in less than a 24-48 hour period. If it persists longer than that, seeing a doctor might be beneficial. Several possible causes include gastritis, stomach ulcers, abdominal cramps, etc... ...Read more

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I am having weird stomach pain. Like a quick sharp churning. Possible to get a mild food poisoning?

FOOD POISONING: Symptoms of food poisoning are nause, vomiting and diarrhea. Sometimes you can have low grade fever.Quick sharp pain can be due to irritable bowel syndrome.Avoid sugarless gum ann caffienated beverages. ...Read more

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I get lower stomach pain when eating at restaurants. Is it the oil in the food? I tend to go bm after returning home.

I get lower stomach pain when eating at restaurants. Is it the oil in the food? I tend to go bm after returning home.

Could be +: Based on your sx and timing with relation to eating dinner, it is very likely related to something your ingesting. Possibilities include too much oil/fried foods, certain food sensitivity, see if you can determine what foods precipitate the problem. The most important part of the story, is eating out at restaurant. Over 95% of problems (infections, etc) related to eating occur out, not in, home. ...Read more

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I started the jenny craig program a week ago, and I have been having stomach pain, nausea and headaches. Can the food cause this?

Yes: Your symptoms sound like they may be due to an intolerance to soy. Pre-made food products such as jenny craig often contain a fair amount of soy. Try to avoid the products containing soy and see if the symptoms go away. ...Read more

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I get uberable stomach pain when I go long periods without food to the stage that I can't stand straight or stay still. What could be the cause?

IBS or hunger: I see you say you have ibs. A flair of ibs could certainly cause stomach pains but so can simply going without food for an extended period of time. I suggest conferring wtih your GI doctor to work out an eating schedule and diet that could prevent the pains. ...Read more

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I have upper stomach pain, hurts when I eat fatty foods, & take night medications. Hurts through back. Gallbladder taken out 13 yrs ago, what this be?

I have upper stomach pain, hurts when I eat fatty foods, & take night medications. Hurts through back. Gallbladder taken out 13 yrs ago, what this be?

Gastroenterologist: Since your gall bladder has been removed, your current symptoms could be due to bile duct stone, gastric problems or pancreatic insufficiency. I recommend that you consult a gastroenterologist for diagnosis and treatment. In the meantime follow a very low fat diet. ...Read more

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62 yo f w/ colon ca avoids meat bc it causes stomach pain. Could chemo cause the change in digestion? Any advice for foods that don't cause pain?

62 yo f w/ colon ca avoids meat bc it causes stomach pain. Could chemo cause the change in digestion? Any advice for foods that don't cause pain?

Have u had surgery?: When was the colon ca diagnosis? Have u had surgery? If so, how long ago? Surgery itself can cause issues with digestion (adhesions, partial obstruction, etc.?) if you never had surgery the tumor itself may cause symptoms. What type of pain is it? Vomiting?, reflux? You may want to see your oncologist or a surgeon to better evaluate. ...Read more

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I have stomach pain and threw up 4 times. First 2 times was food and last 2 times was yellow liquid/chunks. What’s the problem?

I have stomach pain and threw up 4 times. First 2 times was food and last 2 times was yellow liquid/chunks. What’s the problem?

Gastroenteritis.: Your current symptoms are consistent with acute gastroenteritis, which could be either food-borne or viral in etiology. Generally symptoms can be bad for three to five days. If you're not improving noticeably by then seek medical attention. For now, drink fluids and low-residue foods. May get diarrhea at some point, which would part of the deal. ...Read more

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Was taking nexium for 5 weeks for silent gerd. Since stopping, I've had very bad stomach pain immediately after eating citric foods like cooked tomatoes. Feels like s burning type feeling right away then stops. Never had this before nexium. Cause?

Was taking nexium for 5 weeks for silent gerd. Since stopping, I've had very bad stomach pain immediately after eating citric foods like cooked tomatoes. Feels like s burning type feeling right away then stops. Never had this before nexium. Cause?

Acidity: It is likely that you experienced acid rebound after discontinuing the nexium which had shut off your stomachs acid production. You could temporarily try taking zantac or pepcid which shuts off acid more quickly than nexium and then taper off the medication. Avoid caffeine, spicy and greasy foods as well. ...Read more

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Stomach Discomfort (Definition)

Stomach discomfort or pain can be due to problems in digestion or irritation to the stomach. Some people use the term to describe discomfort ...Read more


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