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Upset Stomach And Cold Symptoms
I can eat milk, cheeses, and Greek yogurt. However, cream upsets my stomach & gives me cold like symptoms. Could this be a whey or casein intolerance?
Intolerance: Whey and/or casein may be the problem. Please stop taking them for a week or two. If things don't change please see your doctor. If things do change for the better don't take any more whey or casein. ...Read more
I have been baving on and off stomach pains since december 25th and I got cold symptoms about 3 days later. Still having both. What could it be?
Vague: Your question asks about very vague symptoms; they could be related to each other, or not, and could have the same cause, or not. The answer depends on having a lot more information, and on what your doctor sees when he examines you. The best advice I can give is to see your doctor if the symptoms persist. ...Read more
I was diagnosed with stomach inflammation 3 months ago and now I have a cold, is it ok to take panadol (acetaminophen) tablets to relieve the cold symptoms?
M, 41 y/o. During stress recurring pain in abdomen/back/urinary tract, sometimes cold symptoms. Ibuprofen helps, goes away on own. Prostatitis?
Prostatitis is: A. Possibility, but there are others aaas well. Please see a urologist to clinch the diagnosis and to treat the underlying condition appropriately. Best wishes. ...Read more
I've had cold symptoms for about 3 days, headache, sneezing, caughing, fever, nausea. When I cough I get a sharp pain in my lower Left abdomen. Help?
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My sixteen year old son has had cold symptoms. His headache and stomach ache have gone away but he gets tons of mucus in morning and night.?
Not uncommon: It's not unusual to have more congestion and mucus at night, as a result of laying flat. This could be related to the common cold or other upper respiratory viral infection or drainage from the sinuses. Most viral infections, including sinus infections, resolve within 5-7 days and don't require antibiotics. If it's been longer than that, your son should see his doctor. ...Read more
Common cold symptoms for 2 days already, then all of a sudden severe abdominal cramping & slight nausea, loose stool. (doubled over in pain) any ideas?
Had cold symptoms 2 days. Yesterday was dizzy and had headcold, including chesty cough. Felt acid in chest. Now no voice + bad top stomach pain. Fever?
Sounds viral: Cold symptoms followed by loss of voice is almost always viral in nature. The thing that bothers me a bit more is the emphasis you put on "bad pain" in upper abdomen. Any time you have severe pain, it warrants evaluation by a doctor. You could have a viral process such as mono that has caused irritation/enlargement of your liver and/or spleen and that can be quite painful. ...Read more
Sick for 13 days, 4 days after cold symptoms cough started & has gotten worse w/coughing yellow phlegm, coughing hard I️ vomit. Fatigue, stomach pain.?
Flu or cold? Symptoms were: Sudden chills, very slight temp, body aches, congested nose, headache, exhaustion, diarrea, stomach ache. And what to do?
Systemic viral: Your symptoms have the features of a systemic viral illness. We tend to call this "the flu" though it may well be caused by another virus besides the influenza virus. So isolate yourself, wash your hands frequently, take plenty fluids while eating well, and get plenty rest. Hope that helps. ...Read more
Hi I have head lice, dry scalp, knee pain, stomach pain, fatigue, floating green stool, stomach bubbling, cold symptoms etc and maybe a yeast infectio?
Way too much: This is way too much to address in a brief online Q & A. Please try to ask a focused, specific question. ...Read more
Blood vomitng, fever, dizziness, upset stomach, weight loss, cough, flu, feeling cold, not feeling hungry. Dez r symptoms. Got 4 wounds in stomch 1 near liver?
I've had a sick and upset stomach for almost 3 months. The pain in my lower stomach/gut is getting worse. What could these symptoms be part of?
Please get checked: Worsening symptoms deserve evaluaton. Your description of distress is too vague for us to offer you much help here without a comprehensive history and exam. In the words of jimmy buffet, "indecision may or may not be [your] problem." please get checked. ...Read more
I'm having acid reflux/upset stomach from something I ate, but I've never had any acid reflux issues before. What can I do to relieve the symptoms?
Medication.?: Did you take any medication such as anti-inflammatory medications that can upset your stomach. ...Read more
Pain: A typical "upset stomach" causes nausea and/or vomiting, and maybe a pain in the center of the stomach that might get better after vomiting. Appendicitis causes pain in the lower right side of the abdomen, often with loss of appetite, possibly a little diarrhea, and usually fever. The pain usually gets steadily worse. Often some tests are needed to see if it is an early/atypical appendicitis. ...Read more
Can you please describe the differences in symptoms between appendicitis and upset stomach for kids?
Intensity/location: Most kids with a soft but tender tummy will not have something bad happening. The appendix is usually sitting next to the upper part of the right thigh muscle, so often a kid that won't walk (from pain in belly or rt leg) or can't hop up/dn may be an appi. The worse the kid looks the more likely he needs to be seen. Even with new tech, half of kids today are ruptured by the time of surgery. ...Read more
Can the common cold such as coughing cause an upset stomach? It's been like this for 2 days. Comes and goes, making it hard to eat. What can I do?
Viral illnesses can: Affect respiratory tract as well as gi tract. Try otc ppi such as Prilosec. If this does not improve after a few days, seek medical attention. ...Read more
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Vague: Depends on the history and an exam. Do these symptoms occur frequently or just recently? Get to a Dr. So you are not treating with a med that may not do anything or make you worse. ...Read more
Maybe: You should see your doctor and let them check you. ...Read more
Wait it out: Usually time heals this but see your doctor if you're not getting better after a week ...Read more
On Friday afternoon of last week I started having an upset stomach. It lasted all week. No other symptoms. Better yesterday. Back again today?
GO get checked: For a viral infection, or residual poorly functional bowel from unbalanced diet such as rich in protein and poor in fiber. Or you can get bad heartburn/ reflux symptoms from acid. Or you may have poor digestion from eating foods you normally don't eat or do well with. Or you can have gallbladder disease if it gets worse w/ fatty, rich meals. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more
Both: Chest discomfort is and can be a symptom of many medical problems! The most life threatening are heart disease and pulmonary embolus! These must be excluded first by a thorough history and exam! Then less emergent causes such as acid reflux can be evaluated! Please don't ignore chest discomfort! Could be life threatening ...Read more
Is vomiting sometimes a cause of really bad cold? I had a bad cold for a week now and since yesterday I have an upset stomach.
I had MRSA and waa on 4 different antibotics and then that's when I start getting the symptoms of a upset stomach and acid reflux what could this be?
I just started taking straterra18mg 4days ago. I have taken it about 2years ago. But I have symptoms of upset stomach, cramps, and diahrreah. Normal?
Cold and nauseated yesterday headache and 99.0 temp today this is usually accompanied by upset stomach and cramps next few days recurring once monthly?
Need to be checked: The list of possibilities here is very large from very mild to more concerning possibilities. But the bottom line here is that you to get this checked out with a good thorough evaluation. Ideally, during one of these episodes ...Read more
I've been extremely fatigued with upset stomach for the past 4 days. The weather has been very cold. Am I sick or just sensitive to this weather?
Could an injured/strained rectus abdominal include symptoms related to upset stomach, stomach pressure & hernia?
Got a headache, feeling sick all the time, upset stomach. Just withdrawn from Tapentadol. Does this sound like withdrawal symptoms?
Possibly: Really depends on the dose and how long you were on the drug. During studies less than 5% of the participants had ANY withdrawal signs on stopping from 300 mg daily. Your symptoms are non specific enough to have other causes. Get rest, drink lots of water, eat healthy, become active, and if you can take 2 aspirin (seriously) and you should do fine. ...Read more
Do you know how to stop my symptoms I have vomiting and face rash and upset stomach. And I want some answers on it?
See a doctor: You ask how to stop your symptoms. There are medicines that can decrease vomiting, but it's really more important to find the cause and treat it rather than your symptoms. You need someone to do a good physical exam and possibly order some tests to diagnose and treat you properly. It's not possible to do this over the internet. There are many possible causes. Good luck! ...Read more
Masturbation causing upset stomach, abdominal cramps. These symptoms appear only after masturbating otherwise not. I'm male?
Havin' A Dank Wank?: Man, you must be a lousy masturbater. Or maybe the stuff that comes out turns your stomach. Or you are too vigorous and then have a so-called"vagal" reaction. Or you are fantasizing the end of the Earth. Actually, some men do have rather hefty abdominal contractions during a particularly intense experience but getting sick to the stomach? Maybe you should seek 'alternate' sources of gratification. ...Read more
I just quit smoking cold turkey, is it normal to have bloating, upset stomach, and fluid retention?
Probably normal: When you stop using tobacco, you body can react in many different ways. Common nicotine withdrawal symptoms include being irritable, feeling tired, irregular sleeping and cravings. Other systems can be affected -- sinuses, stomach, bowels - mostly because they are going back to "normal'. Hang in there, you did a great thing. Remember to get sleep, drink water and eat healthy (limit fats ; sugars). ...Read more