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Why Would I Get An Upset Stomach When I Drink Plain Water In The Morning
I like drinking coffee in the morning, it helps me poo but later on it gives me a lot of anxiety and upset stomach. Why does this happen to me?
I've noticed sometimes when I drink tea, esp. if it's strong or has been brewed too long, I get an upset stomach. What in tea causes that? Caffeine?
Gastric irritant: Many chemicals in tea can stimulate or irritate the lining of your stomach, including caffeine. other elements such as tannic acid also can be irritating and cause nausea or cramps in susceptible people, or if you already have stomach irritation (gastritis), tea can make it worse. Try taking a liquid antacid if it occurs again. ...Read more
After drinking skinny decaf latte, seem to get tiny upset stomach, need to toot more. Sometimes get wee lightheaded for moment. Signs of intolerance?
Maybe the milk: I can't say for sure but it may be the milk or dairy that is causing this. It could be the coffee. Have you had these symptoms with either of the other of these alone. You may need to see your physician and get an a evaluation. ...Read more
I always had stomach ache everytime i would drink cold water in the morning, always, never missed a chance. What could be its cause?
Stomach pain: The stomach is a sensitive organ and shocking it with cold water may not be the kindest thing you could do to it. Some people react with nausea and or pain with this as there are temperature sensitive receptors in the lining of stomach/nerves. Try lukewarm water, afterall you wouldn't step into a cold shower in the morning would you? Hope this helps. ...Read more
Myths: No. That would be a completely false myth. ...Read more
Can't hurt: It helps get the bowels moving for some people. Otherwise, adequate fluids keep you well hydrated, but time of day doesn't matter. First blush teeth before drinking. ...Read more
Try ginger: Probably the simplest way to reduce nausea ; upset stomach 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. I encourage you to slow down on your alcohol use. ...Read more
Upset stomach: You may have caused yourself some alcoholic gastritis from your drinking. Keep your food very simple -- like broth and crackers or rice, even. Baked potato. Applesauce & bananas are easily digested and add pectin for bowel function. If you can find it, papaya for the enzymes. Herbal teas, like peppermint, chamomile, and ginger, may help soothe your stomach. Rehydrate with lots of water. ...Read more
Kidney?: Kidney would not be my first concern. I think you should consider looking at your GI tract. If your symptoms are limited to times when you drink coffee, I would simply avoid coffee. ...Read more
No it is ok: It is not bad to drink water first thing in the morning. Drinking water does not harm you, no matter what time of day you drink it. You can drink water on an empty stomach any time you want. ...Read more
Woke up this morning the bottom of my stomach was killing me could barely walk until I urinated allot!! Could this be cause i drink allot of water?
Yes: If happened only once and no other problems - do not worry . ...Read more
Baby's stomach: Your baby's age will determine much of what is safe and recommended for certain symptoms. Unless you check with the Family Physician that knows your baby best, I would avoid anything like Jello water. ...Read more
Hello I've had an upset stomach for the last two days and everything I put on it seems to makes it worse. Even sipping water seems to cause issues.
Over the past few weeks I've been feeling naseous, and seem to have an upset stomach often. I drink a lot of soda (2-3 cans). Could that be the cause?
Distension of your stomach can produce nausea and gas with soda is a GREAT "distender".....why don't you quit the soda for a while and see if this helps??????
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