Doctor insights on:
What Do I Have If My Symptoms Are Excessive Gas
Need more info: There are many causes of excessive flatus, the most common chronic causes simply being drinking carbonated drinks followed by lactose intolerance, ingestion of beans or sulfa containing foods, etc. There are many other causes, most of which are benign and can be corrected through dietary modifications; a few causes are serious, and if you are worried, see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Various things: This can be with seen with change in diet or a food intolerance such as lactose intolerance. If there is accompanying foul smelling stools/diarrhea, then causes such as gluten sensitive enteropathy (celiac disease), irritable bowel syndrome, various infections of the GI tract, or IBD (Crohns and/or Ulcerative colitis) should be considered. This a relatively non-specific symptom. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lately i'm having excessive gas attacks. Especially during the night. However when i take a probiotic it gets better. What is the probable cause?
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
What can be the cause of persistant, excessive gas? No known food or drug allergies, no predictable pattern. Worse in the morning when i wake up.
Talk w/your doctor: Talk with your own doctor about this -- but you may have some food intolerances or even some bacterial overgrowth in your gut creating excess gas in their activities. These bacteria (many of which are friendly to us) need to be in balance. Overnight they can be digesting up a gassy storm. You may benefit from a good probiotic taken daily for awhile to help your gut's "good" bacteria win. ...Read more
What can cause excessive gas building in digestive track ? Pancreas is ok, no visible inflammation through ctscan and everything ok, lot of gas...
Can excessive gas cause rib and back pain? Sharp pains under left rib, down left side and mid to upper back . Some burping and flatuence
Yes it can: Excessive gas in the bowels can cause pressure upwards and backwards. Pressure upwards effects the diaphragm which attaches to the ribs. Pressure backwards can impact the back. Drinking warm tea and gently massaging the belly may help move the gas along. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Here are my symptoms what do i have
- What do i have if my symptoms are?
- What can i do about my excessive sneezing problem today?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Why do i have excessive flatulence?
- I have a wound on my nose what to do
- I have acne on my back what do i do
- My baby has gas what can i do
- I have gas in my stomach what to do