Top
30
Doctor insights on: Why Do I Have Nausea And Stomach Pain Only In The Middle Of The Night

Share
1

1
Why do I have nausea and stomach pain only in the middle of the night?

Why do I have nausea and stomach pain only in the middle of the night?

Acid: Many people experience n and pain at night from excess acid production, possibly aggravated by a hiatal hernia. See your personal provider for further evaluation. ...Read more

Dr. Scott Keith
2 doctors shared insights

Stomach Pain (Definition)

Most people will describe pain in any part of abdomen as stomach pain, it is what many patients say but in medical terms it is pain in the stomach which is located in middle of upper abdomen, so real stomach pain is the pain ...Read more


2

2
Every night I go to bed with moderate stomach pain and slight nausea. During the day I'm fine. What could be the cause?

Every night I go to bed with moderate stomach pain and slight nausea.  During the day I'm fine.  What could be the cause?

Gastroparesis?: Patients with delayed stomach emptying often have worse symptoms over the course of the day as each meal piles on top of the last. After a prolonged fasting period while sleeping, this could abate. It's not a typical history, but symptoms such as fullness, upper bloating, inability to eat a full-sized meal, or vomiting undigested food several hours after eating would support this diagnosis. ...Read more

3

3
I have been having moderate stomach pain only at night for the past month. The pain is sometimes also accompanied with severe nausea.

I have been having moderate stomach pain only at night for the past month. The pain is sometimes also accompanied with severe nausea.

Night stomach pain: is POSSIBLY due to a gastric or duodenal ulcer!

This needs evaluation and don't "postpone it"
Some relatively simple testing is needed!!


Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

5

5
Hi i have a 14 year old daughter thats had crippling stomach pain, it started thudsday night started with nausea and pain, threw up early friday and a?

Needs evaluation: From the description, your child should be seen by your doctor or in an ER to lay hands-on and evaluate the cause of the abdominal pain and vomiting. This should be done right away. ...Read more

6

6
I drank tea last night. This morning i went to the bathroom, where i pooed & experienced nausea, stomach pain, distorted vision and extreme sweatiness?

I drank tea last night. This morning i went to the bathroom, where i pooed & experienced nausea, stomach pain, distorted vision and extreme sweatiness?

Vagal Reaction : This was likely what's called a "vasovagal reflex" and is actually quite common. It is associated with warmth, flushing, sweating, lightheadedness, vision changes, nausea, vomiting and often causes people to "pass out" (syncope). It is only dangerous if one actually loses consciousness while standing (causing them to fall) or if driving a motor vehicle. It is concerning if it occurs recurrently. ...Read more

7

7
I had some trouble sleeping last night due to stomach pain. There was no nausea?

I had some trouble sleeping last night due to stomach pain. There was no nausea?

Give it time: You may have gotten a bug, or eaten something bad. Of course could be a gallbladder issue, gas pain, etc. If pain worsens, seek medical attention immediately. Otherwise, you can give it a few days and see if it resolved on its own. ...Read more

8

8
Intermittent stomach pain, acid reflux, and nausea. X-ray showed gas in stomach, feels best when standing, worst at night. ?

Intermittent stomach pain, acid reflux, and nausea. X-ray showed gas in stomach, feels best when standing, worst at night. ?

Stomach pain: You may have bad reflux or ulcer. Reflux may get worse in the lying posture. Xray probably not going to be diagnostic. Consult your doctor for exam and get treated. ...Read more

9

9
Nausea, upper/lower stomach pain and cramping mostly at night for the last 3 days. Starts late afternoon and goes until I can fall asleep?

Nausea, upper/lower stomach pain and cramping mostly at night for the last 3 days. Starts late afternoon and goes until I can fall asleep?

Menstrl crmp/integes: I am sorry to hear about your Nausea and cramping. Unfortunately without the ability to ask you further questions it is difficult to say what you might have. This can be anything from menstrual cramps, gastro intestinal integestion, to influenza. If you continue to experience these symptoms you could speak with your physician. ...Read more

10

10
Woke up at night, had stomach pain, nausea. Threw up 4 times and had watery stools. This morning continued to vomit yellow liquid. How to stop?

Gastroenteritis: This is either due to food poisoning of some type or more likely to viral infection (norovirus most commonly). It should not last more than several days. Until it clears keep yourself hydrated. If you cannot keep anything down go to an er and get evaluated and managed. Good luck and hope this misery goes away quickly. ...Read more

12

12
EGD diagnosis atrophic gastritis/IM. 4d history of moderate to severe stomach pain, fever, nausea/vomiting worse at night. What can I take for relief besides PPI?

EGD diagnosis atrophic gastritis/IM. 4d history of moderate to severe stomach pain, fever, nausea/vomiting worse at night. What can I take for relief besides PPI?

Fever abdominal pain: If EGD was 4 days ago call your doctor/ ER/urgent care NOW and state you are having post procedure pain and fever, could be from biopsy site ,microperforation, pancreatitis,bleed, sepsis or spasm.

If EGD was a while ago can be H. pylori, infection, gallbladder,pancreatitis, esophageal infection ( rarely candida). Ranitidine/carafate may help, but need to seek immediate medical attention. ...Read more

13

13
Fever, entire body aches, neck hurts, and mild stomach pain with nausea. . Get sore throat but only at night. What's wrong with me?

Fever, entire body aches, neck hurts, and mild stomach pain with nausea. . Get sore throat but only at night. What's wrong with me?

Need more info: I'd need lots more info to help on this one. How long have symptoms been there, how high is fever, and exposures or rashes, shot record, etc. This could be strep, could be influenza, possibly mono, other viruses. The list is quite long until more history and an exam done. Would suggest a visit to your doc today before the weekend or alternatively, an urgent care center. Get lots of rest and fluids. ...Read more

15

15
On protonix (pantoprazole) for suspected GERD. About a month later I still have nausea and stomach pain after eating & gassy & pooping alot. What else cud it be?

On protonix (pantoprazole) for suspected GERD. About a month later I still have nausea and stomach pain after eating & gassy & pooping alot. What else cud it be?

Irritable bowel?: Could be irritable bowel syndrome. That's a difficult diagnosis to make. Ask your primary care provider if a referral to a gastroenterologist would be appropriate. Hope this helps! ...Read more

16

16
What causes nausea and stomach pain unless i just ate?

What causes nausea and stomach pain unless i just ate?

Possibly an ulcer: Ulcer pain typically improves with eating. Many things including pregnancy, diabetes, kidney stones can cause nausea and stomach pain. If your symptoms persist, you should see a doctor. ...Read more

17

17
Every time I eat, I have been getting, nausea, and stomach pain this week?

See your doc.: Can't tell here. Those symptoms can be seen with lots of gastro, pancreatic, gallbladder, gyn, kidney problems. ...Read more

21

21
When i get up from lying position i get nausea and stomach pain. When i eat i also get stomach pain. Indicative of ulcer? Omeprazole not helping.

When i get up from lying position i get nausea and stomach pain. When i eat i also get stomach pain. Indicative of ulcer? Omeprazole not helping.

Consult Gatroenterol: You need to consult your family doctor/gastroenterologist as you say you may have peptic/stomach ulcer.And from your symptoms it may be a possibility, but diagnosis can only be made by endoscopy and test for h pyori bacteria which causes the ulcers in stomach and Omeprazole alone will not be able to cure it
you should also stop taking Aspirin as that also may be contributing to your symptoms. ...Read more

22

22
For around 6 weeks I have had severe headacheswith lightheadedness,dizzines. Also vomiting,nausea and stomach pain. Diagnosed with gastritis, MRI norm?

For around 6 weeks I have had severe headacheswith lightheadedness,dizzines. Also vomiting,nausea and stomach pain. Diagnosed with gastritis, MRI norm?

If MRI was normal: If MRI was normal, try gluten free diet for at least 3 mo to see if symptoms resolve; avoid sugar, decrease carbs, increase Omega 3 (if can tolerate). see eyedoc2020@blogspot.com for more diet info. ...Read more

24

24
What can cause early satiety, nausea, and stomach pain (upper left) if abdominal ultrasound and chest CT were normal?

Many things: These symptoms may indicate a problem with how the stomach empties and can occur for many reasons. Abdominal ultrasound would not even visualize the stomach. Chest ct may image a portion of the stomach, but would easily miss both anatomic and functional stomach pathology. A GI specialist may be able to determine the appropriate workup (e.g., gastric emptying study, barium swallow, manometry). ...Read more

25

25
What can be done to prevent nausea and stomach pain after eating? ER doc gave me protonix, (pantoprazole) bentyl, zofran and ultram to treat symptoms.

What can be done to prevent nausea and stomach pain after eating? ER doc gave me protonix, (pantoprazole) bentyl,  zofran and ultram to treat symptoms.

The medicines...: ...prescribed by the ER sound appropriate to your symptoms, but a true "fix" starts with careful evaluation that identifies the cause of your symptoms, so the cause can be cured. Give your doc a call please. ...Read more

26

26
What causes extended stomach pain and nausea?

STOMACH PAIN: Stomach pain associated with nausea can be due to gastritis, peptic ulcers and gallstones.Please see your doctor for abdominal ultrasound and upper endoscopy. ...Read more

27

27
What are the causes of stomach pain and nausea?

What are the causes of stomach pain and nausea?

Couple of things..: Gallbladder disease, pancreatitis, peptic ulcer dieases, gastritis, severe reflux can cause your symptoms. Viral gastroenteritis (stomach-bug), irritable bowel can do same as well. If it is severe and rapid onset, it could be pancreatitis/gallbladder disease. If it is better better, then it is a good thing...If getting worse, consult/call doc for instructions...
Good luck.. ...Read more

28

28
I have sharp stomach pain and nausea what's going on?

It could be any: Of 100's of causes. Without knowing more detail it is impossible to say. If it is bad pain or persistent pain, get medical evaluation to figure it out. ...Read more

29

29
Metallic penny taste, stomach pain, and extreme nausea. What are these symptoms of?

Reflux disease: Try zantac (ranitidine) 150mg twice a day. Noreleif see pmd for h pylori check. Some meds will give you these symptoms also. ...Read more

30

30
Help! sickness, nausea, stomach making weird noises, upper stomach pain. What can I take to reduce these symptoms?

One option: A simple way to reduce nausea and stomach upset is with ginger. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organic ginger & steep x 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. ...Read more

Dr. William Harris
647 doctors shared insights

Stomach Discomfort (Definition)

Stomach discomfort or pain can be due to problems in digestion or irritation to the stomach. Some people use the term to describe discomfort ...Read more


Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more