Top
29
Doctor insights on: Sudden Excessive Burping

Share
1

1
Can excessive burping cause regurgitation?

Can excessive burping cause regurgitation?

Maybe same thing but: Involuntary belching after a meal is normal, caused by release of swallowed gas after distension of the stomach with food. Magenblase syndrome is postprandial epigastric fullness & bloating, relieved by belching. Aerophagia (accumulation of gas due to air swallowing) is common with anxiety, hypersalivation from gum chewing, smoking, drinking, oral irritation. In some, belching can become habitual. ...Read more

Dr. Patricia Foster
438 Doctors shared insights

Belching (Definition)

Belching (big burps) is a symptom in which a person forces air noisily from his stomach out through his mouth. Belching can be due to too much air or gas in the stomach. Sometimes, people purposely swallow air and belch it back ...Read more


2

2
What causes excessive burping and what caues a cough that brings up nothing

What causes excessive burping and what caues a cough that brings up nothing

May be: Met be severe reflux. Can try Prilosec or similar for 2 weka and if not improved would rec doing an egd by a GI specials to eval. ...Read more

3

3
Does or can reflux or g.E.R. Cause excessive burping? Also is the burping something to worry about?

Does or can reflux or g.E.R. Cause excessive burping? Also is the burping something to worry about?

Yes it can: And no the burping is nothing to worry about! I would be more concerned if you are burping up contents. Burping often comes just from swallowing excess air rather than reflux or gerd. ...Read more

4

4
Is excessive burping a symptom of GERD?

It can be.: Belching is a rather frequent symptom of gastroesophageal reflux disease. If you are well treated for your reflux, you may notice that your belching improves. Good luck. ...Read more

5

5
What can cause excessive burping, breathing trouble, anxiety?

What can cause excessive burping, breathing trouble, anxiety?

Anxiety: Heart burn or acid reflux or other causes such as cardiac conditions, hiatal hernia, lung conditions, ENT conditions that can cause your symptoms.
Would start with some antacids and ruling out psychiatric or cardiac conditions. ...Read more

6

6
What should I do to stop excessive burping and chest discomfort?

See details: You probably have reflux (gerd0. Take an over-the-counter ppi such as Prilosec or Prevacid (lansoprazole) and see if that helps. They do need to be taken daily to help. ...Read more

7

7
Is excessive burping and hiccuping at the same time a problem if it occurs several times a day and for years at a time?

Burp and hiccup.: This may not necessarily be a problem, but it could be indicative of the fact that there is some diagnosable issue that needs to be identified. Once identified, maybe it could be treated. ...Read more

8

8
Hello doctor I have been experiencing excessive burping mostly at nights?

Reflux: Excessive burping/reflux could be from acid reflux, swallowing air. Indigestion from stomach irritation and gall bladder problems may also cause burping symptoms, of course an exam and detailed history might help to identify your problem. ...Read more

9

9
When to see doctor for excessive burping and sick feeling?

Burping: If the sick person is an infant, call the pediatrician on call asap. If the sick person is older, then modify intake to gentle fluid only, no food for 24 hours, just liquids. And see. ...Read more

10

10
What causes excessive burping when I wake up in the morning? It is not accompanied with heartburn. Just burps.

Burping champ: Involuntary belching after a meal is normal, caused by release of swallowed gas after distension of the stomach with food. Magenblase syndrome is postprandial epigastric fullness ; bloating, relieved by belching. Aerophagia (accumulation of gas due to air swallowing) is common with anxiety, hypersalivation from gum chewing, smoking, drinking, oral irritation. In some, belching can become habitual. ...Read more

11

11
Does excessive burping and gas indicate hunger?

Does excessive burping and gas indicate hunger?

Not necessarily.: Would not assume that is the reason. ...Read more

13

13
Stomach pains, back and rib pain just ovulated excessive burping?

Stomach pains, back and rib pain just ovulated excessive burping?

As a first: Line I would reduce stomach acid with generic prilosec, zantac (ranitidine) or both. If this helps discomfort, reflux at play. It could be more than one thing but the burping points to reflux. Get that out of the way, you see more clearly the other issues. ...Read more

14

14
Is there a stomach virus that causes excessive burping & heartburn?

Is there a stomach virus that causes excessive burping & heartburn?

Yes: Most stomach ulcers are associated with a bacteria known as helicobacter pylori (h. Pylori). And that treating it is the first line of care for most people who are diagnosed with stomach ulcers carrying this bacteria. In fact the diagnosis and treatment has been so effective, in addition to the use of new medications to decrease and block stomach acid that stomach surgery for ulcers is rare now. ...Read more

15

15
Trachea moving side to side. Excessive burping. Feeling different. Feeling wider. Is it dangerous?

Trachea moves: Normally from side to side. Easiest thing to do is go to the hospital, get a chest xray, make sure you don't have a pneumothorax, and come home if you are ok. Worst thing would be you would go into respiratory distress and have difficulty breathing. ...Read more

16

16
Lower right chest area, feels like bottom of lungs gets a sharp pain when I burp. No excessive burping or abnormal burping, just sharp pain if I burp?

Lower right chest area, feels like bottom of lungs gets a sharp pain when I burp. No excessive burping or abnormal burping, just sharp pain if I burp?

GI problem?: Sounds like you have a stomach or gall bladder problem or esophageal problem. Even can be caused by what you eat or how fast you eat. Please consult with your family physician to get to the bottom of the cause. ...Read more

17

17
I been sick since this pass Thursday, with bloating in the belly and excessive burping and I don't have an appetite.?

I been sick since this pass Thursday, with bloating in the belly and excessive burping and I don't have an appetite.?

Good question but...: ...bloating and burping may reflect malabsorption of food (like gluten, lactose), intake of poorly digested food, or choosing foods known to promote gas (beans, fizzy drinks), 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. Time for exam please. ...Read more

18

18
What can cause excessive burping? A burp a lot during the day. Had an endo and colonoscopy 2 years ago. Gerd and h-riods were the findings.

What can cause excessive burping? A burp a lot during the day. Had an endo and colonoscopy 2 years ago. Gerd and h-riods were the findings.

GERD does: This is a common symptom of GERD along with acidic regurgitations / burps. You need to take an antacid regularly and this may be needed for the long term. Ask your doctor how to regulate this treatment to suit your needs. ...Read more

19

19
Excessive burping & unintentional wt loss. Sensitive to dairy so a vegan now. Diarrhea resolved post that however burping exists. Ferritin 18?

? A stomach problem: And ferritin isn't related, it is within normal range. Diarrhea stopped when you stopped dairy, ? because you are lactose intolerant. Excessive burping can be due to GERD, a common problem, or may be another problem with your stomach. Unintentional weight loss needs to be more defined: how much did you lose in what time frame? Probably the vegan diet. Kindly see your doctor for evaluation ...Read more

20

20
So I had a lap chole a little over 2 years ago and for almost a yr I have been having excessive burping. When I'm stressed It's even worse & painful.

Belching: Perhaps you're forming excessive gas after your cholecystectomy, but making yourself belch may be causing excessive air swallowing causing a vicious cycle. Taking simethicone a half hour after meals prevents gas buildup. Drinking hot (not too hot) water breaks down gas into smaller bubbles enabling you to pass gas along the intestinal tract instead of burping. Stress may cause more air swallowing. ...Read more

21

21
Why does pancreatic cancer cause excessive burping?

Does it?: Burping is a non-specific symptoms and is not a reliable marker for pancreatic cancer. Pancreatic cancer need not be associated with excessive burping. ...Read more

22

22
Very bloated all the time. Excessive burping and flatuence. Paiin in upper right abdomen. Back paim lower and between shoulder blades. Help.

Very bloated all the time. Excessive burping and flatuence. Paiin in upper right abdomen. Back paim lower and between shoulder blades. Help.

Cholecystitis: You have classic symptoms of a diseased gallbladder. Try a low fat diet to decrease symptoms. Okay to check in with your doc for exam, labs and ultrasound of right upper quadrant. If you have gallstones, a referral to surgery to discuss gallbladder surgery may be a benefit to you. Go sooner if you develop fever, vomiting or severe abdominal pain. Good luck. ...Read more

24

24
Pelvic pain on right side, day after ovulation also sharp pains below left rib and in upper back. Excessive burping as well?

Pelvic pain on right side, day after ovulation also sharp pains below left rib and in upper back. Excessive burping as well?

Ruptured cyst: May have bled a little into the cyst where you ovulated from, causing pains in the right pelvis. The pains in the upper abdomen and upper back may be from bloating, gastrointestinal issues (the burping). ...Read more

25

25
Excessive burping, pain under left ribs and under left armpit. Tiny black specks in stool but stool normal brown colour?

Excessive burping, pain under left ribs and under left armpit. Tiny black specks in stool but stool normal brown colour?

Black Specks Stool: The most common causes of tiny black specks in the stool at your age are supplements in the diet, celiac disease, and, potentially, bleeding in the GI tract. The burping and pain points to a gastric or intestinal cause. Celiac disease is a possibility at your age, and a gastroenterologist should be consulted to evaluate the underlying cause in your case. ...Read more

26

26
From the past 2 days I am having dull lower right abdomen pain with excessive burping and passing of gas. Why is it happening?

Right lower quadrant: Pain can most commonly be due to inflamed appendix and intestinal issues. Any loss of appetite? Nausea? Fever? I am limited to how much more I can contribute due to supplied info. I would recommend you see your doctor for a physical exam. ...Read more

27

27
Excessive burping pain in throat and difficult of swolling aftr baby blood repot is fine suggest any medicin thnk?

Excessive burping pain in throat and difficult of swolling aftr baby blood repot is fine suggest any medicin thnk?

Acid: Acid reflux would be frequent cause of the symptoms. Gaviscon an over the counter and acid preparation could be tried as directed on the bottle. If symptoms do not improve within the first 1 to 2 weeks you should see your physician about further evaluation and prescription dietary wise avoid alcohol caffeine. Also avoid smoking. ...Read more

29

29
Excessive burping, light headedness and cold sweats after shower. Dizzy feeling when lying back. Can tumor in colon cause excessive burping?

No: Hi
Sorry to hear you have been struggling with these symptoms. This isn't related to a tumor in your colon - the colon is too far down the digestive tract to directly cause burping (burping comes from the stomach), but your symptoms are broad enough that you should probably have an in depth discussion with a doctor, either in person or through HealthTap. Hope this helps. ...Read more