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Why does my stomach get so big after I eat?

Why does my stomach get so big after I eat?

Because you're full?: Your abdomen may become distended & bloated after eating due to excess gas production. This can occur in those w/lactose intolerance who consume dairy products. It can also occur in those w/celiac disease or gluten sensitivity who eat gluten protein commonly found in wheat, barley & rye. Check out http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/celiac-disease/basics/definition/con-20030410 ...Read more

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Dr. Phil Chen Dr. Chen
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Why does my stomach get bloated after I eat?

Dr. Phil Chen Dr. Chen
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Why does my  stomach get bloated after I eat?

Food: Some food can cause the problem. You can pay attention to which specific food you ate and cause it and try to avoid. If symptom persist and you can not really tell what kind the food cause it, then there's problem you should see a doctor. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurts and bloat when I eat bananas?

Why does my stomach hurts and bloat when I eat bananas?

Why are you...: ...eating bananas if you reliably know your stomach will hurt and bloat with them? Food intolerance is common, and sometimes seems random, but once identified its best to avoid the food that bothers you. ...Read more

Dr. M. Jan Dr. Jan
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I have not eaten but my stomach feels so bloated why is my stomach feeling bloated even when i don't eat

Dr. M. Jan Dr. Jan
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I have not eaten but my stomach feels so bloated why is my stomach feeling bloated even when i don't eat

Easy: Take 4 dulcolax tablets (all 4 as one dose). At night. Next morning you will have good bm and will clean your system. Then take Reglan (metoclopramide) 10 mg one tablet every night for 2 weeks and when needed. ...Read more

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Why do I always feel bloated after eating? What can I do to decrease my bloated stomach?

Why do I always feel bloated after eating? What can I do to decrease my bloated stomach?

Bloating: Bloating can sometimes be due to the small intestinal bacterial overgrowth. You might want to look into the FODMAP diet, one in which fermentable foods are restricted. This often helps bloating. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach bloat and hurt every time i eat?

Dr. Benson Yu Dr. Yu
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Why does my stomach bloat and hurt every time i eat?

Stomache and gas pai: Nerve (stress) and food serves as main stimulant to release acid from the stomach for preparation to digest food. Unfortunately too much of this stomach stimulation can produce too much gases which result in bloating and in a more serious case, result in inflammation of the stomach (gastritis). Gastritis may and may not cause pain. Need to consult your physician for prevention and treatment. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach get upset everytime I eat?

Why does my stomach get upset everytime I eat?

Gallstones?: There are a number of causes of upset stomach after eating. These include gastritis (inflammation of lining of stomach), an ulcer (either in the stomach or the upper part of intestines), gallstones, food sensitivity/allergy, or reflux disease. It's always a good idea with stomach symptoms to see your physician. Hope you feel better soon! ...Read more

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Why does my stomach cramp up so bad after eating breakfast? No matter what I eat it hurts. If I don't eat I get shakey and irritated and very moody

Why does my stomach cramp up so bad after eating breakfast? No matter what I eat it hurts. If I don't eat I get shakey and irritated and very moody

Many answers: Maybe you have gastritis , to many hours between foods. Check pyloric h. The alkaline diet can help. You can do alcat test for food intolerance . Of course the bad mood and shake coul he related to low sugar and low energy with out food. You can check wiith a gastro or a family md. Change the type of food you are getting , ask your pcp for any recommendation ...Read more

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Why could my stomach hurt and burn when hungry then when I eat I feel really nauseated ?

Why could my stomach hurt and burn when hungry then when I eat I feel really nauseated ?

Prandial nausea pain: Likely reflux, may be element of H pylori a bacterial that causes reflux. and for which you need antibiotic. Would initially try Prevecid (OTC) 30 mg a day and ranitidine 150 mg a day, avoid smoking alcohol, caffeine, spicy foods carbonated beverages. Follow up with doctor/urgent care ...Read more

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Why does my stomach get hard after eating

Hard stomach: Organs that function well are not felt by the body. So hard stomach + pain-discomfort shows there is gastritis (pain after meals) or ulcer (hungry pain) or both. See your doc. If above 40yo, prove cancer is not the cause. Cancer : not much symptoms initially but... ...Read more

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Why does it hurt my stomach when i eat. And why do I feel nauseous every time i take a bite out of food. ?

Why does it hurt my stomach when i eat. And why do I feel nauseous every time i take a bite out of food.  ?

Gastritis: You could have an inflammation of your stomach lining, or gastritis. Some viral gastroenteritis can cause nausea and queasiness, but usually clears out in a few days. If this is going on for longer than a week, you need to see your doctor to check it out. If you can't tolerate fluids either, see doctor sooner. ...Read more

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Why do I get cramps when I eat and when i do when do my boobs hurts why I have IBS and excessive stomach acid Abdominal tenderness, epigastric ?

Why do I get cramps when I eat and when i do when do my boobs hurts why I have IBS and excessive stomach acid Abdominal tenderness, epigastric ?

See gastroenterologi: If you get these symptoms regardless of the type of food you eat, you should consult a gastroenterologist who may consider doing an upper endoscopy and/or pH monitor on you. ...Read more

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Why do I get stomach aches and diarrhea when i eat jalapeños?

Why do I get stomach aches and diarrhea when i eat jalapeños?

Your body chemistry: Each of us can metabolize/digest certain foods better than other foods. You may have difficulty with jalapenos. If you have other foods that bother you it might be helpful to get a food sensitivity test (great plains lab) and find out what is best to avoid. Otherwise, happy eating. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Why do I always feel bloated and hungry? I eat and get full really fast then i get hungry again. Also, my food digesting makes really los noises.

Why do I always feel bloated and hungry? I eat and get full really fast then i get hungry again. Also, my food digesting makes really los noises.

Hydrate: Try drinking more water. A lot of times we think we are hungry but in reality it is thirst. Also try meals with protein that keep you full longer and smaller frequent meals. ...Read more

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Why do my stomach swell when i eat?

A food sensitivity?: If you mean you feel bloated after you eat, you may have a food allergy or sensitivity. Keep a record of what you eat for a few days and see if there is something in particular that makes you feel that way. It could be a sensitivity to gluten (wheat), lactose, or some other substance in your diet. You can eliminate certain foods for a while and see if you notice a difference. ...Read more

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