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Stomach Pain After Meals
Many possible causes: Depending on how long after eating it happens (right away or several hours later), it could be stomach inflammation or ulcers, reflux (gerd), problems with your pancreas or gall bladder or even some type of blockage to normal emptying of the stomach (a growth within or on the outside of the stomach). If you are losing weight, have no appetite, or the pain is severe, see your doc asap! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Irritation: Alcohol is an irritant to the liver and pancreas as well as the stomach itself. If these organs are irritated enough they will cause pain in the abdomen and the back. Most people who drink overdo it. Only you can decide if you are an "alcoholic" but usually these people are unable to quit completely at will and/or regulate the amount they drink. Alcoholics anonymous is a reliable way to stay quit. ...Read more
Could be ulcer: Epigastric pain which is the tip of your stomach could mean either ulcer or gastritis negative ct scan does not mean you do not have a problem 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. ...Read more
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
Digestion: You likely lack enzymes necessary to digest the food. I have no vested interest in this product but do recommend "digest extra" sold at the vitamin shoppe. It has all the enzymes your body needs for food breakdown and usually does the trick. ...Read more
Right upper flank pain nausea specially after meals gas and bloating pain progressively get worse?
Need follow-up: This may be your gallbladder. You need to see a physician. ...Read more
Body self therapy: Your body is reacting in two ways. First, first helps to coat the ulcer and lessen irritation. Hunger brings in food. Second, without food, the stomach is more irritated and the muscles will contract more causing stomach rumbling. ...Read more
Celiac, gluten intol: Approximately 6 percent of patients are gluten sensitive. One percent of patients have celiac. Gluten found in flour which makes bread can cause bloating and cramping in patients with celiac or gluten sensitvity. Your doctor can do tests like blood work and endoscopy to check for this. ...Read more
Frequent indigestion, sour stomach, and nausea after eating light meals. Gallbladder, liver, & pancreas tests normal. Occasional discomfort right side?
Other tests: Other possibilities could include gluten and lactose intolerance, gastritis which a gastroscopy will diagnosis. Also sludge in the gall bladder may not be visible on ultrasound and could cause these symptoms. If you haven't seen one yet, a gastroenterologist is best qualified to continue your evaluation. ...Read more
Belching throughout the day, gets worse when stomach is empty, worse after eating dinner and get nausea an hour after dinner, gut gurgles constantly.
Symptoms are belching after meals and bowel movements that don't feel complete, and indigestion after heavy drinking next morning. No heartburn. Gerd ?
Do gallbladder symptoms wake you up at night- pain nausea? Hida 7% neg upper lower scopes. Pain after eating hotdogs icecream chocolate . Belching
Usually, yes.: The gallbladder ejection fraction should be more than 40%, meaning that after a meal, more than 40% of the content of the gallbladder (bile) is evacuated. In your case, it is only 7%, meaning that there is a dyskinesia and this can be translated as abdominal pain or discomfort. You should see your doctor to discuss about removal of your gallbladder to help you. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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