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What causes gas stomach pains after you eat in teenager?

What causes gas stomach pains after you eat in teenager?

Sure its "gas pain"?: Feeling full of "gas" may reflect malabsorption of food (like gluten, lactose), intake of poorly digested food, or choosing foods known to promote gas (beans, fizzy drinks). Sometimes its more complicated--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. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

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What type of food causes gas in stomach. It is not aclidity but something like acidity, awaiting your advice?

What type of food causes gas in stomach. It is not aclidity but something like acidity, awaiting your advice?

Gassy for u, not for: Everyone is different when it comes to digesting food. Fatty foods typically take longer to digest and so bloating/indigestion sensation may occur. Spicey/acidic foods may make heart-burn worse. But it is different for everyone. Some food may be fine for you but others can't stand it, and the reverse is also so true. So, pay attention to yourself. Minimize ones that cause u gas. Good luck. ...Read more

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What causes too much gas in the stomach?

What causes too much gas in the stomach?

Fermentation: Gas in the abdomen can come from fermentation in the colon or in the stomach. If there is belching the gas is in the stomach. Blocking stomach acid can led to overgrowth of bacteria in the stomach. Eating small amounts of healthy unprocessed foods with some of the herbs that are helpful for gas like ginger, fennel, or peppermint can be helpful. ...Read more

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What causes excess gas & stomach noises, but with no speakable pain or cramps?

What causes excess gas & stomach noises, but with no speakable pain or cramps?

Digestion: Normal digestion and peristalsis (the movement of food through the gastrointestinal system) cycles between contractions and relaxations to move the food through the bowel. This can be associated with stomach and GI noises, but is nothing to be concerned about if there is no pain. ...Read more

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Help docs! I'm trying to find out what causes excessive gas & stomach discomfort?

Help docs! I'm trying to find out what causes excessive gas & stomach discomfort?

Feeling gassy...: Feeling full of "gas" may reflect malabsorption of food (like gluten, lactose), intake of poorly digested food, or choosing foods known to promote gas (beans, fizzy drinks). Sometimes its more complicated--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. ...Read more

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What is the cause of gas in stomach that seems trapped?

What is the cause of gas in stomach that seems trapped?

Gas: Sometimes this is next to the stomach in the splenic flexure of the large intestine but within the stomach it can be a manifestation of irritable bowel, air swallowing excessively, anormal bacterai in the stomach gastritis or ulcer, inlammatory disease, gallbladder disease. ...Read more

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What r some causes of gas in lower stomach been on nexuim went off of it still have it no throwing up have normal bowel movements what could it be?

What r some causes of gas in lower stomach been on nexuim went off of it still have it no throwing up have normal bowel movements what could it be?

Maybe not just gas: Bloating, irregular stools, and fullness may reflect diet (check your fiber intake), alterations in the population of healthy gut flora we each carry, food intolerances, maldigestion due to problems of the small intestine, pancreas, or biliary tree, changes in GI motility (how well your GI tract mixes and moves food along), various infections, and even irritable bowel syndrome. Testing is easy. ...Read more

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I occasionally get bloated and have stomach pain, with the feeling of bubbling in my stomach which causes gas/burping, what should I do?

I occasionally get bloated and have stomach pain, with the feeling of bubbling in my stomach which causes gas/burping, what should I do?

Change your diet: Just came across this, and it is excellent: http://authoritynutrition. Com/13-foods-that-cause-bloating/ Get rid of gas and you get rid of bubbling/burping and something else. I don't see that they mentioned cucumbers. Avoid them of course! ...Read more

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What causes gas and bloating?

See your doctor: These symptoms can't be solved in this forum. You need to see your doctor. ...Read more

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What causes gas in the descending colon?

What causes gas in the descending colon?

Fermentation: Trillions of bacteria call your colon home and they release gases as a biproduct of their breakdown of undigestible carbohydrates and fiber reaching the colon. It's normal. Good luck! ...Read more

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What causes gas pain under your right shoulder blade?

What causes gas pain under your right shoulder blade?

Several options: If you've had a recent laparoscopic procedure, the gas utilized during that procedure can case shoulder pain for several days. Other than that, pain in that area could be caused by a thoracic radiculopathy or a trigger point, among other things. See a physician if symptoms persist or are severe. ...Read more

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What causes gas permeable contact lenses to fog up? How can I prevent this?

What causes gas permeable contact lenses to fog up? How can I prevent this?

Dry eye: #1 issue is dry eye which leads to poor wet ability. 2nd is possible gpc allergy which needs assessment. 3rd. Old worn out rgp. May also look at newer rgp materials ; plasma coating. 4th insufficient cleaning system. ...Read more

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What causes gas to smell bad? Bowels always bubbly more of a morning but always smell bad?

What causes gas to smell bad? Bowels always bubbly more of a morning but always smell bad?

Methane: The bacteria in your colon are comprised mostly of methanogens, organisms that produce methane. Methane has that characteristic odor. ...Read more

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What causes gas?

Foods, feeding: Gas is a product of digesting certain foods. If you are breast feeding, you may want to limit your intake of certain foods -cruciferous vegetables (broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower), beans, garlic, onions, chocolate, coffee and citrus fruits, dairy can also cause gas. Your baby can become gassy from feeding too fast and swallowing too much air. Try to burp your baby every 5 min during feedings. ...Read more

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What causes gas in the intestines?

What causes gas in the intestines?

Altered flora: A change in the normal bacterial population of the gut. The bacteria generate gas which distends the colon and causes flatulence. ...Read more

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What causes gas and how do I get rid of it?

What causes gas and how do I get rid of it?

What causes "gas": Gi gas arises from maldigestion (enzyme deficiency like lactose intolerance), food intolerance (ex. Gluten sensitivity), fermentation (as with bacterial overgrowth syndrome or changed flora after antibiotics), altered GI tract motility/gastroparesis, excessive air swallowing, inflammatory ;infectious causes. Any peptic symptoms, early satiety? Tried acid blockers yet? Also check out fod-map diet. ...Read more

Gas (Definition)

In a medical context, "having gas" refers to having too much gas in the bowels. This causes burping, cramps in the belly, ...Read more