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Does too much fruit cause bloating, constipation, and gas? I notice on days that i eat little fruit that my bloating is gone completely.

Does too much fruit cause bloating, constipation, and gas? I notice on days that i eat little fruit that my bloating is gone completely.

See low FOD-MAP diet: Yes, as can many healthy foods. You are well advised to look up the low fod-map diet on the internet and make appropriate dietary substitutions to reduce gasiness and bloating. However, constipation adds a new dimension to your complaint ; suggest dysmotility of the gut. Has ibs been considered; has your doctor checked a food diary to identify offending ingestants; ruled out malabsorption issues? ...Read more

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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


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Does taking amoxiciilan cause bloating or give you gas?

Does taking amoxiciilan cause bloating or give you gas?

Maybe : Antibiotics can alert the gut flora (bacteria in the intestine) and side effects can include nausea, bloating, diarrhea and gas.Try taking a probiotic (healthy bacteria). ...Read more

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Do avocados cause gas and bloating?

Do avocados cause gas and bloating?

They can: Gas production is common with cabbage, broccoli, brussel sprouts, broccoli, asparagus, cucumber, peppers, apples, raisins, prunes, bananas, avocados and melons. ...Read more

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Lately I have been having loose bowels and a little bloating with gas--what can cause this?

Lately I have been having loose bowels and a little bloating with gas--what can cause this?

See your doctor: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more

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Do PPI's cause bloating and gas? Will it go away with time as your body adjusts to the medicine?

Do PPI's cause bloating and gas? Will it go away with time as your body adjusts to the medicine?

They can. It might.: Symptoms of bloating and gas - even diarrhea or constipation - have been reported by people taking proton pump inhibitors. Everyone is different - your symptoms may or may not improve if your continue to take the medication. ...Read more

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What are the ways that gallstones cause gas and bloating?

Symptoms: Gallstones can irritate the lining of the gallbladder & can partially block the emptying of bile from the gallbladder after eating. The body translates that as a pressure or a full uncomfortable feeling. That can feel like a full, bloated, gassy feeling especially worse after larger meals or eating fatty greasy foods. ...Read more

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Raw food diet is great, but some raw veggies cause gas and bloating for some. How to improve digestion of raw food? #nqlu i'm trying to eat more raw food but get way too much gas or just don't digest some veggies and seeds. I try the food combining sugges

Unfortunately : Unfortunately there is no way around this problem, the issue here is Cellulose (fiber found in raw vegetables) this is a carbohydrate that is very difficult for the human body to digest. For this reason, if a lot is consumed the result is gas, bloating and nausea. You should also be aware that for this reason many of the valuable nutrients in raw vegetables are actually not being absorbed by the body, which defeats the intended purpose of eating this way. I believe that steaming your vegetables would be better on your digestive system, and would give your body more nutrients. On the other hand, you can try using a digestive aid before consuming raw vegetables. Examples of naturally occurring digestive enzymes include aloe vera and papain. These can be found at your local vitamin and herb retailer. Good luck! ...Read more

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What is the best brand of probiotics that won't cause gas and bloating?

What is the best brand of probiotics that won't cause gas and bloating?

Good bugs...: There are 3 brands of probiotics i recommend to my patients depending on the indication: vsl#3 for colitis, florastor for diarrhea, and align for gas and bloating. Good luck! ...Read more

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I had my gall bladder removed at 22 years of age. I am now 63. Could that cause bloating and gas in the evening?

I had my gall bladder removed at 22 years of age.   I am now 63.  Could that cause bloating and gas in the evening?

Yes: Avoid fatty foods, heavy meals. You can try otc mylanta for gas. Do you have stomach pain, weight loss, heart burn- any other associated symptoms could point to another diagnosis. ...Read more

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