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Why is my stomach bloated all the time?

Why is my stomach bloated all the time?

Abdominal bloating: There are lots of reasons (some quite concerning) for abdominal discomfort & bloating, but not all of them are due to the GI tract. Also, "functional" syndromes may be present without underlying "disease." check with your doctor for examination & treatment options, particularly since your problem seems to be ongoing. ...Read more

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Why is my stomach bloated with pain and soft in some areas and sometimes short of breath?

Why is my stomach bloated with pain and soft in some areas and sometimes short of breath?

Gastritis: May be related to acid buildup "gas" in stomach. The bloating may cause pressure on the diaphragm and lung causing shortness of breath. Try Pepcid (famotidine) and follow up with your doctor. ...Read more

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Why is my stomach bloated all the time? I do sports drink water although i gained 1-2 kgs. Iam 163 CM and 64 kg.

Why is my stomach bloated all the time? I do sports drink water although i gained 1-2 kgs. Iam 163 CM and 64 kg.

Abdominal bloating: There are lots of reasons (some quite concerning) for abdominal discomfort /bloating, but not all of them are due to the GI tract. Also, functional syndromes may be present without underlying inflammation or structural pathology. Check with your doctor for examination ; treatment options, particularly since your problem seems to be ongoing. Not pregnant, right? ...Read more

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Why does my stomach stay bloated?

Why does my stomach stay bloated?

Constipation vs . . : Stomach is just one organ in abdominal cavity. But if you're bloated, it may be due to constipation (which can happen despite regular stools), gastric outlet issues, gluten sensitivity & other food allergies. Try an elimination diet to determine if you have specific food intolerance. You didn't mention your gender but female organs can cause bloating. Check in w/your family physician for evaluatio. ...Read more

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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

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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 is my stomach so bloated its to big for my body don't matter how much I workout it wont go any where but everything else does?

Why is my stomach so bloated its to big for my body don't matter how much I workout it wont go any where but everything else does?

Stomach: I would recommend a thorough evaluation by a GI doc to carefully examine your liver and ensure you have no underlying abnormality. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach feel bloated at the end of the day with almost everything i eat? If i eat the same thing, sometimes it makes me bloated and sometimes it doesn't. I tend to eat a lot of vegetables and i try to avoid grains, though I do eat them occasi

Why does my stomach feel bloated at the end of the day with almost everything i eat? If i eat the same thing, sometimes it makes me bloated and sometimes it doesn't.  I tend to eat a lot of vegetables and i try to avoid grains, though I do eat them occasi

These : These symptoms can range from simple reflux disease to gallbladder issues. The diagnosis can vary quite widely and requires further diagnostic testing to properly evaluate. Would suggest seeing your primary physician or a gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach get bloated after I eat?

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 do my stomach feels bloated and pain. I also find it hard in passing stools?

Why do my stomach feels bloated and pain. I also find it hard in passing stools?

See your physician: There are many reasons for stomach feeling bloated and for stomach pain. So too for constipation. I recommend you see your physician for an evaluation of what's causing your symptoms. You can read up of causes of abdominal pain and constipation by entering into your search box: Abdominal pain just enter bit.ly/10RdXop Constipation just enter bit.ly/1uzOegm Don't let fear stop you from seeing Dr ...Read more

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Why does my stomach feel bloated after not getting enough sleep? Caffeine seems to exasperate things as well.

Why does my stomach feel bloated after not getting enough sleep? Caffeine seems to exasperate things as well.

Importance of sleep: sleep is essential for most normal bodily functions including proper digestion. caffeine is a trigger for GERD which can present with bloating and belching. ...Read more

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I drank 2 and a half litre water due to hot weather but why is my stomach ache & bloated now?

I drank 2 and a half litre water due to hot weather but why is my stomach ache & bloated now?

Did you drink all at: Once ? If you drink that amount of volume you should expect discomfort because the capacity of the stomach is not unlimited . I would encourage small but frequent drinking in hot weather like a glass every 30 minute or so depending on perspiration and thirst . It should be accompanied by urine out put also ...Read more

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Why does my stomach constantly feel bloated? And look bloated too

Why does my stomach constantly feel bloated? And look bloated too

Physical exam : Please go to your doctor for a physical. Sometimes a feeling of being bloated is from diet. Other times it can be from serious medical problems. While in general it's easy to suggest a healthy diet and talk about "wheat belly" without a proper history a protuberant abdomen needs to be examined. In general remember to adhere to a low fat and low salt diet and get good fiber, water intake & exercise ...Read more

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Why does my stomach constantly feel bloated and I have pain everywhere (aches) (mainly in abdominal and back)?

Why does my stomach constantly feel bloated and I have  pain everywhere (aches) (mainly in abdominal and back)?

Gallbladder?: If bloating is mainly upper abdomen and pain radiates around the right and thru to the back it could be representative of gallbladder disease. Please see your doctor to see if an abdominal ultrasound or hida scan is needed. ...Read more

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Please explain why does my stomach become extremely bloated after eating?

Please explain why does my stomach become extremely bloated after eating?

Possible...: Gastric delay due to inflammation or gastroparesis? Any possibility of diabetes, ulcers, excessive NSAID use, past stomach surgery, gallbladder/biliary/ or pancreatic disease? See prior healthtap answers on this topic please. ...Read more

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Why is my stomach always hard bloated and sore ? Could this be ibs

Why is my stomach always hard bloated and sore ? Could this be ibs

Yes, but...: When you say "swelling" are you relating your abdominal circumference to feelings of distension, fluid retention, constipation, overeating, or do you feel pregnant? Hard to answer your question without further information and clarity. Over what period of time have you noted the swelling--minutes or months, and what are your underlying medical problems (alcohol, liver disease, gut problems...)? ...Read more

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Why does my stomach feel full or bloated after doing crunches?

Why does my stomach feel full or bloated after doing crunches?

Vague: Could be when you do the crunches, how you do them- if correctly done, your body type, what and when you last ate or drank liquids, etc. Try different times and positions ...Read more

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Swimming 2km per day, 3-4 times a week. Why my stomach get upset and bloated after every session?

Swimming 2km per day, 3-4 times a week. Why my stomach get upset and bloated after every session?

Depends: Where do you swim? Pool, a fresh water lake, or ocean? Is it cold/heated? Do you put your face in to breathe or leave it out? Possibilities: water is tainted with a bug (unlikely). Two more common: in cold water, your gut turns off. So later, when it turns back on, it feels crampy. Also, you might be swallowing air while you swim, pay attention to how you're breathing next time, just in case. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach feel and look bloated its not really hard when i breathe, feel like it really get bloated, i had stomachache, Fever. Took medicati?

Why does my stomach feel and look bloated its not really hard when i breathe, feel like it really get bloated, i had stomachache, Fever. Took medicati?

The most COMMON: reason for bloating is SWALLOWING AIR! and this happens when you eat fast.... You question is incomplete. What medication have you taken?? Ask question again with more information! Dr Z ...Read more

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