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Why do I feel like my stomach feel like its on fire sometimes ?

Why do I feel like my stomach feel like its on fire sometimes ?

It probably is!: Fire in the stomach- inflammation of the stomach lining is a common cause for the feeling you are getting. Tums/zantac/pepcid/tagamet/ Omeprazole and othe prescription meds should help. Now here's the deal, if they do not, please see your doctor. ...Read more

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What makes your stomach feel like its on fire?

What makes your stomach feel like its on fire?

Some possibilities: ...There are lots of diseases of the stomach that can result in dyspepsia or pyrosis. These can be categorized as: problems with inflammation (e.g. Ulcers), with infection (e.g. H.Pylori or parasites), with motility (examples: gastroparesis, gastric outlet obstruction), with secretion (hyper or hypo-acidity), infiltrative (lymphoma, cancer), blood flow (gastropathies), functional dyspepsias, etc. ...Read more

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My stomach feela like its on fire from the inside. Any ideas? Ways to make it stop?

My stomach feela like its on fire from the inside. Any ideas? Ways to make it stop?

Dyspepsia: Sounds like you might have acid indigestion, but could represent something more serious. Consider a trial of Omeprazole 20 mg twice a day for several days . If no better see your doc. ...Read more

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Im pregnate and IV been throwing up non stop and nothing helps , as well my stomach feels like its on fire?

Im pregnate and IV been throwing up non stop and nothing helps , as well my stomach feels like its on fire?

CALL YOUR OB now: Or go to the er, u need anti- nausea meds and IV fluids and may need to be admitted for a day or 2 and then can be discharged on home health care if necessary and u may end up needing a subq anti- nausea pump which works very well to prevent nausea from preg. , so call your OB now. ...Read more

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My stomach hurts a lot I have pain on my left side above my breast sometimes my left side feels like its on fire I have constance belching?

My stomach hurts a lot I have pain on my left side above my breast sometimes my left side feels like its on fire I have constance belching?

Start: Start by getting some Prilosec otc or ranitidine of course the pain on the left above the breast could be your heart and u may want to go rack up a big er bill. It is rare in your age group. Treat indigestion, (reflux we call it) and see where it goes. If u have strong family hx of early hrt attacks, have diabetes severe hypertension, heavy smoker, chances higher for hrt condition. ...Read more

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I ate some fish, cherries, plantains and pomegranate ice T and my stomach feels really hot like its on fire and burning. Why? Never felt like this.

I ate some fish, cherries, plantains and pomegranate ice T and my stomach feels really hot like its on fire and burning. Why? Never felt like this.

Gastritis or GERD: hyperacidity from ingestion of foods: the cherries, pomegranate ice tea and plantains may be a cause. Was any alcohol consumed? I suggest OTC Prilosec or Nexium (esomeprazole) with Mylanta or Maalox. If not improving , please consult your PCP ...Read more

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I had GERD for 17 yrs. My stomach feels like its on fire. Throat burns. Possibility of esophageal cancer? What should I do to keep the sensation down?

I had GERD for 17 yrs. My stomach feels like its on fire. Throat burns. Possibility of esophageal cancer? What should I do to keep the sensation down?

Barrett's esophagus: If you are young with reflux your entire life, you need to be on medication. You will also benefit from egd, a scope to directly visualize your esophagus and stomach. There are several possible problems that need to be evaluated, treated and followed, cancer is only one of them. Be well, take family with you to see your doc. ...Read more

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What is the pain in my right side abdomen, feels like a ball of fire, from front to my back, when i bend or sit something fizzles like like acid?

What is the pain in my right side abdomen, feels like a ball of fire, from front to my back, when i bend or sit something fizzles like like acid?

Get evaluated: Your pain sounds serious. If you have fever, vomiting or this pain lasts more than a few hours then get evaluated. You could have appendicitis. There are several other possibilities, kidney stone, hernia, mass but appendicitis needs urgent attention. Okay to call your doc, visit er or minor er. Good luck. ...Read more

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Occasionally after I eat my stomach literally feels like it is on fire. I have not been able to pinpoint a particular thing that triggers it.

Occasionally after I eat my stomach literally feels like it is on fire. I have not been able to pinpoint a particular thing that triggers it.

Likely GERD: Burning pain after eating is most consistent with GERD/indigestion. It can be triggered by a number of different causes like acidic foods, eating late at night, regular use of certain medications (esp anti-inflammatories and certain antibiotics), alcohol, stress and even infection with a bacteria called Helicobacter pylori. If persistent symptoms > few weeks, recommend medical evaluation. ...Read more