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Everything I eat gives me gas immediately. What can I do to prevent this?

Everything I eat gives me gas immediately. What can I do to prevent this?

LowFODMAPs diet...: Gas and bloating is frequently caused by bacterial fermentation of fiber and long-chain sugars from foods in our intestine. Two suggestions: 1. Try going on a low-fodmaps diet (ibsfree. Net) and 2. Try taking a probiotic supplement. Some times otc digestive aids also help including lactaid and beano taken with milk and beans respectively. If no relief, see your doctor. ...Read more

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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How could a person with diverticulosis eat fiber if the fiber gives you gas?

How could a person with diverticulosis eat fiber if the fiber gives you gas?

Little at a time.: Try to have a little bit of fiber at a time, divided amongst several meals in a day. Your body might tolerate it better that way. For women, 35 grams daily and 50 grams daily for men - divide it up amongst five meals daily. ...Read more

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For the past week my stomach has been bloated, gassy and have a slight crampy feeling like everything I eat causes gas. What gives?

Foods can cause gas: Look long and hard at what diet changes you have made, there are definitely some foods which cause more gas than others ...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 Had About A.1lb Or So Of Cherries And Have Had The Runs For Two Days Can Cherries Give You The Runs And Gas If You Eat To Much?

I Had About A.1lb Or So Of Cherries And Have Had The Runs For Two Days Can Cherries Give You The Runs And Gas If You Eat To Much?

Yes: Yes. So can a lot of other things. So can picking up a gastroenteritis virus. Regardless, it should be short term and you should be on the mend soon. ...Read more

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It hurts to eat or drink anything. I have severe gas and indigestion in my upper chest. Constant burning and more severe when I eat or drink any thing. Pain is 8 on (1-10) scale. Gaviscon and Pepcid (famotidine) are giving minimal temporary relief.

It hurts to eat or drink anything. I have severe gas and indigestion in my upper chest. Constant burning and more severe when I eat or drink any thing. Pain is 8 on (1-10) scale. Gaviscon and Pepcid (famotidine) are giving minimal temporary relief.

Recommend: Recommend that you see you physician for a clinical examination. There are several things that could be causing these symptoms that need to be ruled out or in. You may be suffering from stomach ulcers, gastric reflux, hiatal hernia, or nut cracker esophagus to name a few. Once that is done the appropriate treatment can be recommended. ...Read more

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Do nuts give people gas?

Do nuts give people gas?

Gas: Peanuts like beans, belong to the legume family, which can produce gas in some people. Other nuts, to my knowledge, do not since they are not legumes. Beano contains an enzyme that dels with the component of peanuts & beans that causes the gas; take before eating them. ...Read more

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Can avocados give you lots of gas?

Yes: 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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Hello I keep having the feeling I need to go to toilet to empty but sometimes nuffin happens plus everything I eat I have gas?

Hello I keep having the feeling I need to go to toilet to empty but sometimes nuffin happens plus everything I eat I have gas?

Add probiotic/water: There are a number of things that could be going on, but it sounds like you are constipated and need to add some probiotics and water to your diet. It also may be the case that you are having some food intolerances causing the gas. Try getting rid of all dairy products. If that does not help try getting rid of gluten. Keep stools soft by adding lot of foods with fiber. ...Read more

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Does sex give you gas?

Does sex give you gas?

It might: Depends on how active/ vocal/ verbal u are. Yes it can. ...Read more

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Why do I get gas everytime I eat?

Multiple factors: diet, digestive enzymes, gallbaldder, stomach or intestines. Get examined and checked. ...Read more

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Can eating lots of veggies give you gas?

Yes: The high indigestible fiber in some vegetables can lead to gas production. ...Read more

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Fumes/gas at work give me problems, how do I find out which ones they are?

Environmental tests: The first step is some environmental testing to see what sorts of fumes are present at your workplace. It is your employer's duty to ensure that your work environment is safe. You also need to make sure that the problems you're having are indeed related to your work environment and not something else, especially not something you're taking there yourself. ...Read more

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My wife gets horrible gas everytime she eats and beano doednt help what can I give her to help her?

My wife gets horrible gas everytime she eats and beano doednt help what can I give her to help her?

Eat slower: She is probably swallowing a lot of air when she eats. Have her slow down, chew her food slowly and eat smaller bites. ...Read more

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Does lettuce give you gas?

Possibly: Lettuce can contribute to fibre in diet and hence roughage....meaning bulk in the stools. This can retain stools and bloat you.
Regular BMs is the best solution to decrease gas. Simethicone can help reduce gas. ...Read more

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Can a inhaler give you gas?

That is unusual...: In medicine, some weird reaction/effect can happen with almost anything. Inhalers to treat asthma/copd/wheezing etc...can cause many side effects--increase heart rate/palpitation, jitteriness, sorethroat, thrush, dry mouth, altered tastes, headaches, at times more difficulty with breathing, higher risk of infections etc... if stopping the inhaler and gas problem resolves, then likely. Good luck. ...Read more

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What does it mean if coffee gives you gas?

Flatus: Caffeine in coffee can lead to flatulence in some people. Dairy additives to coffee can also lead to flatus. ...Read more

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What foods should I eat if I have gas pain?

Here is info: Here is a nice review of the appropriate & inappropriate foods/beverages for you to ingest:
http://www. Cnn. Com/2011/HEALTH/expert. Q.a/11/17/flatulence.foods. Jampolis/ ...Read more

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Will normacol give me less gas than Fybogel?

Fiber: Unfortunately, all fiber supplements produce more gas. That is just the price of trying to be healthy. It usually gets better over time, and is nothing serious. More of a nuisance. You can certainly try different supplements to see which is best for you. Some people also try taking Probiotics instead of fiber, which usually does not cause the gas issue. ...Read more

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Do peanuts give you gas?

Do peanuts give you gas?

Yes: Peanuts and all legumes cause gas.
Here is a good educational site
http://www. Puristat. Com/bloating/foods-that-cause-bloating. Aspx. ...Read more

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Why does fiber give you gas?

Why does fiber give you gas?

Fermented...: Many fibers, particularly the water insoluble kind, are readily fermented by your gut flora. Some people have certain intolerances to bean husks (try beano), to wheat/barley/rye (gluten sensitivity), &/or have a particularly active population in their gut of gas-forming organisms (try bifidobacter-containing probiotics). Maybe altered GI motility, ibs, air swallowing, maldigestion/malabsorption? ...Read more

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Does coconut water give you gas?

It may: People who have difficulty breaking down fructose may experience loose stools, GI upset ; gas with coconut. ...Read more

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Does boiled peanuts give you gas?

Gas: Almost anything you eat "could" give you gas. So if you notice a correlation with this food and increased gas then you have your answer. ...Read more