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Why do I fart when I eat beans?

Why do I fart when I eat beans?

Fucose+ bacteria: Beans basic make up includes a sugar called fucose which humans don't digest. The background bacteria in your gut will digest it & convert it to gas in the process. The same process occurs to people who are lactose intolerant, as the bacteria convert that sugar to gas & cause bloating & cramps. ...Read more

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I used to skip breakfast for many years.Now i fart frequently.It happens even when i don't eat beans/fiber rich foods.Is there way to cure this? M,29

I used to skip breakfast for many years.Now i fart frequently.It happens even when i don't eat beans/fiber rich foods.Is there way to cure this? M,29

Examine diet: Look more closely at your diet and what foods might trigger the flatus. If you have increased discomfort please see a doctor ...Read more

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I seem to get sick when i eat food that gives me gas. Lettuce, cucumbers, beans i seem to have a hard time with gas.?

I seem to get sick when i eat food that gives me gas.  Lettuce, cucumbers, beans i seem to have a hard time with gas.?

Undigested sugar: Some types of sugars in bean and other plant sources are not digested and then fermented by bacteria in the colon. It is a common occurrence. Try an over the counter preparation like beano. ...Read more

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I don't eat red meat pork or milk except for occasional yogurt n butter, n egg whites 2days wkly. Rarely eat beans, I have excessive not so nice gas?

I don't eat red meat pork or milk except for occasional yogurt n butter, n egg whites 2days wkly. Rarely eat beans, I have excessive not so nice gas?

Other factors: Bacterial overgrowth sometimes is the cause; but also keep in mind that other foods (like onions) may generate excessive gas in susceptible people. Simple diet, adding one by one more varied foods will help you pinpoint the foods that cause it. Consult your dr for more personalized advice. ...Read more

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Hi doc, am over farting like i can't control it cz they keep on coming. I ddnt take any beans. What causes this and how can I stop or get rid of it?

No lentiles.: To start, take 4 tablets of dulcolax at night, next morning you will have a good bm and it will clean and empty your digestive system. Then take one tablet of senakot and one tablet of Reglan (metoclopramide) 10 mg at night for two weeks. It will help. ...Read more

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I have been feeling bloated lately along with burping and farting. Also dull discomfort lower right abdomen. What is this? (note: had bean dinner)

I have been feeling bloated lately along with burping and farting. Also dull discomfort lower right abdomen. What is this? (note: had bean dinner)

See Below: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Lately I haven't been farting. And I get strong stomach aches. Mostly after eating beans, spinach or eggs. And I really love these stuff. Help?

Options: Some foods are more likely to cause gas, and gas can be painful. Avoiding these foods is an option, but you could also try products like Phazyme (simethicone) , Beano (an enzyme), or probiotics (healthy bacteria in yogurt or a suppliment pill). ...Read more

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Do green beans cause gas?

Do green beans cause gas?

Beans: Beans can cause gas, no matter what the color/type. ...Read more