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Is it possible to have a stomach pain after meals with no ulcers?

Is it possible to have a stomach pain after meals with no ulcers?

Yes: Ulcers are not the only cause of abdominal pain. Here are others: simply eating too much, eating certain foods that are not tolerated by your body (lactose, allergies), gallstones, pancreas inflammation, a mass, or GI tract infection/inflammation. If it persists, see your doctor. ...Read more

Dr. M. Hytham Beck
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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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Hi i been feeling very sharp upper stomach pain after meals, no appetite, nauseous & headache all after eating a heavy meal 2 days ago what can it be?

Hi i been feeling very sharp upper stomach pain after meals, no appetite, nauseous & headache all after eating a heavy meal 2 days ago what can it be?

Poss gallbladder: Difficult to say for sure but persistent symptoms after a big meal that are now occurring every time eat could represent gallbladder disease, pancreatitis, or peptic ulcer disease. Reflux also possible. Recommend an appointment with your physician for additional history, exam and possibly blood work, imaging study like ultrasound or an endoscopy. ...Read more

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I get stomach pain after all meals I've been to many doctors they all say I'm fine there's nothing wrong with my stomach. Then why do I get pain?

Gastritis: Most common cause of pain after eating can be due to gastric ulcer, or gastritis. Other causes including gastroparesis, diffuse esophageal spasm, duodenitis, celiac disease can also reproduce symptoms of abdominal pain. For further evaluation, additional testing may be needed, including testing for Helicobacter pylori, esophageal gastroduodenoscopy, esophageal motility/pH testing. ...Read more

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Not being able to eat as much as before and stomach pain after every meal(skip breakfast) is this normal? Started yesterday and period ended today.

Not being able to eat as much as before and stomach pain after every meal(skip breakfast) is this normal? Started 
yesterday and period ended today.

This is GI: not GYN related or so it seems This problem some gastric activity such as gastritis. Young persons to day are drinking too much alcohol, caffeine or taking too many aspirin like products. If you have been taking a motrin or the lilke for period pain this could be the cause.Consult your doc and watch what you take such as alcohol or pop of some kind with caffeine. ...Read more

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Why do I have bad stomach pain after every meal? I see a GI at a children's hospital for EoE but can't see her about this b/c parents don't have time

Stomach pain: Until your parents can take to the gastroentrologist, try to eat small frequent healthy bland diet, avoid spicy, fried, fatty & fast food, avoid caffeine, you can try OTC antiacids such as zantac, (ranitidine) prilosec & so on. I hope you feel better soon. Good luck. ...Read more

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My 63 yo mom has stomach pain after every meal. She had part of her colon removed due to stage 4 colon cancer yrs ago. Why does she get stomach pain?

My 63 yo mom has stomach pain after every meal.  She had part of her colon removed due to stage 4 colon cancer yrs ago. Why does she get stomach pain?

Hard to Say: She should probably be seen by her doctor. Is this a new symptom? It is hard to know without more detail and further investigation, but she may be having a problem completely unrelated to her history of cancer such as gastritis, reflux, or ulcer disease, or she may be having an issue related to a recurrence. ...Read more

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I have a 5 year old girl with stomach pain, vomiting after meals and is border lining failure to thrive due to weight loss.... What do I do?

I have a 5 year old girl with stomach pain, vomiting after meals and is border lining failure to thrive due to weight loss.... What do I do?

She needs: to be evaluated ASAP. She could have a stomach ulcer or malrotation of the intestine with intermittent volvulus. Children should not unintentionally lose weight. This indicates a problem that needs to be addressed right away. ...Read more

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What to do if i get stomach pain after taking my meal. Why?

What to do if i get stomach pain after taking my meal. Why?

Could be ulcer: Epigastric pain which is the tip of your stomach could mean either ulcer or gastritis stay on liquid or light diet take either Prilosec or zantac (ranitidine) from over the counter with some anti acid make sure your bowels moving ok no constipation if your symptoms does not improve your doctor should referred you for upper endoscopy it could be your gallbladder as well your doctor could determined that. ...Read more

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What are the causes of me to have stomach pain after nearly every meal?

What are the causes of me to have stomach pain after nearly every meal?

Food intolerance: Food intolerance or allergy might be reason. Keep a diary of the food ingested and correlate the food with pain and found what is the culprit and avoid it. If you cannot do it see a doc. ...Read more

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Recently have had stomach discomfort along with some diarhea. And stomach pain after eating large meal ?

Recently have had stomach discomfort along with some diarhea. And stomach pain after eating large meal
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Some thoughts...: If this has come on recently, it could be a viral illness that's causing the stomach discomfort along with diarrhea. These usually last for about a week and get better on their own. I'd see your doctor if you're having fevers > 3 days, increasing pain, bloody diarrhea, severe nausea or vomiting, or this isn't improving after about a week. Hope you feel better soon! ...Read more

Dr. Hirenkumar Italia
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Stomach Pain After Meal (Definition)

Abdominal pain after a meal is a symptom in which a person feels ok before eating, but starts to have tummy pain after eating. Gall bladder disease or gall stones are examples of conditions that can cause ...Read more


Dr. William Harris
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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