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Constant ULQ pain hurt worse after only little bit of water on empty stomach. Types of food (greasy spicy acidic) doesn't matter, all hurt. Help?

Constant ULQ pain hurt worse after only little bit of water on empty stomach. Types of food (greasy spicy acidic) doesn't matter, all hurt. Help?

Gastritis: Your symptoms sound like gastritis (inflammation of the stomach). Try an H2 blocker (ranitidine or cimetidine), and see if it helps. Avoid alcohol, smoking, and caffeine. If you have black stools or vomiting blood, go to the ER. If your symptoms don't improve, go to your doctor, as you may need an upper endoscopy. Hope this helps! ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

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Drinking water on empty stomach causing me lot of pain. What can it be?

Drinking water on empty stomach causing me lot of pain. What can it be?

More info needed: So far your symptoms are suggesting a motility disorder/ spasm. Things to look for and adjust in order to better understand your symptoms are comparing small sips/gulping, room temperature/ ice cold, drinking during meals/ on an empty stomach. If your symptoms worsen do not hesitate to mention them to your primary care physician. Hope it helps. ...Read more

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Can drinking water on empty stomach i.e after bed in the morning do any good for health?

Can drinking water on empty stomach i.e after bed in the morning do any good for health?

Can't hurt: It helps get the bowels moving for some people. Otherwise, adequate fluids keep you well hydrated, but time of day doesn't matter. First blush teeth before drinking. ...Read more

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Acid is released in stomach soon after eating on empty stomach. Does stomach also release acid upon drinking only water on empty stomach?

Acid is released in stomach soon after eating on empty stomach. Does stomach also release acid upon drinking only water on empty stomach?

Can not control it: Acid is made in the stomach all the time. So do not worry about the effects of drinking/eating food. This is a physiological function which you can not control. The only thing that can stop it are antacids which can shut off the production of acid in people who have acid related symptoms like Heart burn from Acid reflux. Tell us more about your problem...what are you trying to do to your acidity? ...Read more

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I feel like vomiting whenever I drink water on empty stomach, what could be the cause?

I feel like vomiting whenever I drink water on empty stomach, what could be the cause?

If you are drinking: Too large a bolus too quickly it can distend your stomach and cause nausea. Sip slowly. ...Read more

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I am urinating 6 times a day. I used to drink around 1 to 1.5 liter water on empty stomach in early morning. I am taking three cups of green tea every. My urine output is 500ml each time. Is this normal?

I am urinating 6 times a day. I used to drink around 1 to 1.5 liter water on empty stomach in early morning. I am taking three cups of green tea every. My urine output is 500ml each time. Is this normal?

Not unusual: The greater the fluid intake the more you will urinate. In addition, if the green tea is caffeinated, there may be additional urine output due to the fact caffeine can act like a diuretic. ...Read more

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Is drinking water on an empty stomach good or bad?

Is drinking water on an empty stomach good or bad?

Good for dieting: When you drink water before you eat if fills you stomach and make eat less. ...Read more

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Is frequent drinking of water on an empty stomach beneficial for health?

Is frequent drinking of water on an empty stomach beneficial for health?

Trying 2 lose weight: Unless predisposed to dehydration, when doctor asks you to liberalize fluids he/she means to drink lots (but not excessive amounts) of water & non-sugary or non-salty drinks. That excludes: sodas, caffeinated products, alcohol, highly sweetened products, & even "sports" drinks. Healthy foods: fruits, vegetables, whole grains, lean meats & moderation. There is such a thing as too much water though! ...Read more

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Does drinking water on an empty stomach (after fasting) upsets the stomach?

Does drinking water on an empty stomach (after fasting) upsets the stomach?

No: That is actually good to do. Too much water though can cause pain. So don't drink like 1 L or more, just a normal glass or two of water. ...Read more

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Is it good to drink lemon water in a empty stomach after wake up?

Is it good to drink lemon water in a empty stomach after wake up?

May be, no harm: There is no harm in drinking lemon water at waking up. If you like it and feel that it is doing you good, please continue. ...Read more

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Is it true that drinking around 4 glasses of water on an empty stomach has many health benefits? Or does it matter if it is on an empty stomach?

Is it true that drinking around 4 glasses of water on an empty stomach has many health benefits? Or does it matter if it is on an empty stomach?

Water before Meals: Drinking Water before a meal gives one a feeling of fullness. The health benefit to this is generally consider related to then not overeating. Whether you drink water before or after is inconsequential. ...Read more

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Hi I was taking a cinnamon & honey with boiled water an empty stomach but after 15 minuets later it makes me vomiting why?

Hi I was taking a cinnamon & honey with boiled water an empty stomach but after 15 minuets later it makes me vomiting why?

Cinnamon: Excessive intake of cinnamon could irritate the lining of the stomach, especially in those who are already suffering from stomach ulcers or gastritis.
It is also quite possible the two are not related - you could be vomiting due to a viral versus a food borne illness. ...Read more

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Does honey with warm water if taken empty stomach early morning on a regular basis leads to constipation?

Does honey with warm water if taken empty stomach early morning on a regular basis leads to constipation?

No: If anything it should make you more regular because the increase in sugar should lead to more fluid into the intestines. But, I suspect it has no affect on your bowel habits. ...Read more

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Is lemon in warm water drinking with empty stomach in early morning good for bones? I'm Osteopenia patient. Bmd -1.9 & -1.8. vimn d 25/ weight gain.

Is lemon in warm water drinking with empty stomach in early morning good for bones? I'm Osteopenia patient. Bmd -1.9 & -1.8. vimn d 25/ weight gain.

Lemon water can: Trigger gastric juices and help w/digestion. Talk w/your doc and consider taking a supplement formula containing calcium, vitamin D, and other co-factors. One product like this is called OsteoThera but a health care professional needs to get it for you. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Is it healthy to dribk a cup of water each. Morning on an empty stomach?

See below: It depends on who you ask. It is good to drink water in general, however there is no proven benefits of drinking water in morning on an empty stomach in particular. ...Read more

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Consumed alcohol last night, empty stomach (I know!!) but now over 12 hours later cannot keep water down for more than 20 minutes.

Consumed alcohol last night, empty stomach (I know!!) but now over 12 hours later cannot keep water down for more than 20 minutes.

It's unusual: To have such a "violent" reaction to alcohol! You should call your Primary Care Provider as soon as practical and discuss with him/her! DON'T BE EMBARRASSED it may be related to a number of conditions.
In the meantime. Try using some antacid or an H-2 Blocker (Pepcid (famotidine) AC) to calm your stomach down!

Hope this helps! Good Luck!
Dr Z ...Read more

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Is it bad to drink water first thing in the morning (on empty stomach)?

Is it bad to drink water first thing in the morning (on empty stomach)?

No it is ok: It is not bad to drink water first thing in the morning. Drinking water does not harm you, no matter what time of day you drink it. You can drink water on an empty stomach any time you want. ...Read more

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Does hot water with honey and lime in the empty stomach causes loss weight?

Does hot water with honey and lime in the empty stomach causes loss weight?

No: Water in general can help with weight loss as it gives you a full dealing if drinking before eating. Honey and lime won't necessarily help you. ...Read more

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I am taking aloe vira and amla juse everyday in morning empty stomach with equal amount of water is benefit for me???

I am taking aloe vira and amla juse everyday in morning empty stomach with equal amount of water is benefit for me???

Alma is okay: The health benefits of Indian Gooseberry, also known as Amla, can be partially attributed to its high vitamin-C content. The Indian Gooseberry belongs to the Euphorbiaceae family and is reported to have a multitude of health benefits. Gooseberry contains many minerals and vitamins like Calcium, Phosphorus, Iron, Carotene and Vitamin B Complex. Amla is also a powerful antioxidant. Enjoy! ...Read more

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Please suggest that lukewarm water with honey and lime together take it with empty stomach cause to reduce some weight or it just a myth....Or works?

Please suggest that lukewarm water with honey and lime together take it with empty stomach cause to reduce some weight or it just a myth....Or works?

Diet and exercise: The healthiest way to lose weight is a healthy well balanced diet and regular exercise. Cut out all sodas and drink water instead. For snacks don't eat sugar filled cookies and such, instead opt for healthy snacks such as fruits, vegetables or even different kind of nuts which can also give you some energy. Get 7-8 hours of sleep at night which is important. Don't eat upto 2 hours before bedtime. ...Read more

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I got food poisining 24 hrs ago I feel better but when I drink water the top of my stomach hurts, is it because I have a empty stomach?

I got food poisining 24 hrs ago I feel better but when I drink water the top of my stomach hurts, is it because I have a empty stomach?

Gastroenteritis: Gastroenteritis or food poisoning is commonly associated with nausea and vomiting. If you have been vomiting frequently, that can irritated your esophagus and stomach, which can lead to abdominal pain. See your pcp for medication to held with acid irritation. ...Read more

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I keep vomitting up. Just bile only. No smell. On empty stomach usually. If I have even water when in this mode. I will vomit that also. What could this?

I keep vomitting up. Just bile only. No smell. On empty stomach usually. If I have even water when in this mode. I will vomit that also. What could this?

Go see your doctor: If you keep vomiting bile, even after drinking just water, it's time to go see your doctor and undergo endoscopy (egd) to look for possible obstruction causing bilious emesis (vomit). ...Read more

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Surbex-z should be taken with food or empty stomach. If to use with empty stomach then any side effects?? And right amount of water intake with it?

Surbex-z should be taken with food or empty stomach. If to use with empty stomach then any side effects?? And right amount of water intake with it?

Surbex_z: This multivitamin also contains zinc and can be taken with or without food. An 8 ounce glass of water taken with it is sufficient. Some people experience mild nausea, mild flushing or heartburn if they take multivitamins on an empty stomach. This is a minor side effect. The ingredients are well absorbed. ...Read more

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I take low-dose (81)ASA for AFib in AM on empty stomach w/warm water per Dr. Is it better to take at night and/or full stomach for stroke prevention?

I take low-dose (81)ASA for AFib in AM on empty stomach w/warm water per Dr. Is it better to take at night and/or full stomach for stroke prevention?

ASA for AF: ASA 81 mg can be taken any time of the day after meals. However it will not prevent thromboembolic stroke from AF. Other medications, such as warfarin or newer oral anticoagulants (blood thinners) are used to prevent a stroke from AF. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of eating garlic on an empty stomach?

What are the benefits of eating garlic on an empty stomach?

Garlic: I know of no benefit of eating garlic on an empty stomach. In fact it likely would make you feel bad, at least those around you would feel bad. ...Read more

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Does empty stomach worsens gastrtis?

Does empty stomach worsens gastrtis?

It can: Make sure it's just gastritis. Get endoscopy to make sure there isn't something else going on. An upper GI can also be helpful. There are medications such as antibiotics and antireflux and antacid medications that may also help. Check with your doctor. ...Read more

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Can glumetza be taken on an empty stomach?

Can glumetza be taken on an empty stomach?

Possibly, but: Generally recommended to be taken with evening meal. Although low blood sugar levels r uncommon with metformin, can occur with strenuous activity or insufficient food intake or if being taken with other diabetes meds that r more often associated w/ hypoglycemia. ...Read more

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Can one take postinor 2 on an empty stomach?

Can one take postinor 2 on an empty stomach?

Sure: You can do that or you can eat something first if you prefer. ...Read more

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Should fampyra be taken on an empty stomach?

? Ampyra (dalfampridine): You could use with or without food twice daily, but some patients do have mild GI upset. Hopefully drug will assist. Note you do not list your meds, and not clear if you have been diagnosed as secondary progressive. Might discuss management with your neurologist, as multiple interventions may help. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take coq10 on an empty stomach?

Is it okay to take coq10 on an empty stomach?

Why not?: Coenzyme Q10 is similar to a vitamin & is made in your body. Your cells use it to produce energy for cell growth & maintenance. It also functions as an antioxidant. Can be found in many foods, but is high in organ meats (heart, liver, kidne)y, beef, soy oil, sardines, mackerel, peanuts. (See: http://www. Webmd. Com/heart-disease/heart-failure/tc/coenzyme-q10-topic-overview) ...Read more

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