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What Causes Farts To Smell Really Bad And Having To Pass Gas Often
Bacterial metabolism: Certain foods are metabolized in different ways by the normal bacteria that live in your colon. This metabolism permits further processing of the food to give you additional nutrients. The bacteria release different organic acids based on the food and the species of bacteria. These acids are released as a gas and have distinctive odors. ...Read more
Anal light-brown mucus discharge when passing gas only 1-2 times once a week for 2 weeks. Smells bad... No pain nor problems. What would cause it? Thk
I'm passing gas frequently during the day, it smells real bad, been taking flagyl, could Flagyl be causing me to have really foul smelling gas ?
Flagyl: The infection you are treating could be the cause of this and so can this medication. ...Read more
Dietary changes: Certain foods cause bad odors when passing gas. Eating a diet heavy in red meat is one example. Try cutting out one food at a time from your normal diet, for a week or so, and if you have no improvement, add it back in and cut out another food for a week. Be cautious and see our doctor immediately if you have corresponding changes in your stool. ...Read more
Out of nowhere today i started passing gas and burping like crazy more than normal, and my burps smell so bad.. not sure what is up with me?
Stomach/ gallbladder: Could be related to hydration status or diet. Ulcers, gastroesophogeal reflux or gallstones/gallbladder problems can all act like this. Adding probiotics to diet May be beneficial, but a physical by a Dr and obtaining history of you/family would help. If stomach or gallbladder problems run in the family, it could be that. An ultrasound of the gallbladder and checking blood/ urine would help too. ...Read more
Why does discharge during sex smell like feces? No itching or burning and no odd color. I know it's not from passing gas it's the actual discharge.
Vaginal odor: Some vaginal infections (like bacterial vaginosis, etc) may not cause itching or burning, but do cause an odor. Other infections may have no symptoms at all. For your best answer, please see a gynecologist or family physician experienced in diagnosing and treating these conditions. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My burps smell like poop,this has been going on for the last several days with pain in stomach and alot of passing gas?I take Dexilant for gerd.help!
Sudden and random nausea with sudden increase in passing gas that smells like boiled eggs and gagging. No appetite. Ongoing for past week now.
Let me try to help: Flatus comming out compose of five differnt gases produce by certain bactria (nitrogen: 20–90%'hydrogen: 0–50%, carbon dioxide: 10–30%, oxygen: 0–10 , methane the more methane in it the more the smell like rotten eggs. Try to take some yogurt that help balance the bacteria in the bowel and hopefully get rid of it . Good luck. ...Read more
When I pass gas (fart) it smells so bad that I am embarrassed if people are around. Is there anything I can do to prevent it from smelling so bad?
Passing excessivegas: I understand your discomfort. Avoid: Cauliflower, broccoli, cabbage, artichokes, asparagus, brussels sprouts, Beans, legumes Prunes melons, , pears, Bran Fried and fatty foods. Carbonated drinks, fruit drinks, drinking through a straw Drink before meals. Eat and drink slowly. Take Dietary supplements such as Beano or Products containing Simethicone, See Physician if passing of gas continues ...Read more
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