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Zantac And Bloated
Prevacid (lansoprazole): Prevacid (lansoprazole) is usually a well-tolerated medicine. However, any medicine can cause side effects in some people. If you suspect the side effects are due to Prevacid (lansoprazole), your options are either to switch medicines or to stop it temporarily, to see if the side effects go away, then restart it in a few weeks and observe if the symptoms recur. Good luck. ...Read more
Feeling of bloating, stomach sounds and hunger pangs and a little loose stomach, burps and uneasy feeling in stomach for 3 weeks?
Borborygmi: These are likely normal gut sounds and called borborygmi. Can also come on if you have GI problems. Discuss with your Dr. Google Borborygmi and see what you think. ...Read more
Yellow stool stomach cramps and gas pain upper GI scope done I have ulcers and gastritis. No fever no nausea always hungry take protonix (pantoprazole) and carafate?
GI care: It seams that you are being evaluated for these conditions. How long on Protonix (pantoprazole) and carafate and how much benefit? Are some of your symptoms newer since on this regimen? Bloating and yellow stool may be suggestive of a need for eval of liver, your blood work would better tell this story. Follow up with your gastroenterologist. ...Read more
My stomach growls but i feel full, i also have stomach cramps and diarreah sometimes after i eat dairy and my stomach makes weird grumblings, and gas.
Yes: All ssri antidepressants including Lexapro (escitalopram) can cause a queasy feeling in the stomach. This is why it's usually advised to take such meds after eating; they tend to cause less stomach upset if mixed with food. The amount of stomach upset is also related to dosage, and in some cases the dose can be divided (ie, half as much, twice a day) to minimize this problem. Ask your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Could be ulcer: Epigastric pain which is the tip of your stomach could mean either ulcer or gastritis negative ct scan does not mean you do not have a problem stay on liquid or light diet take either Prilosec or zantac (ranitidine) from over the counter with some anti acid make sure your bowels moving ok no constipation if your symptoms does not improve your doctor should referred you for upper endoscopy. ...Read more
Stomach tightness, heavy,achy for months,sometimes feel sick, no hpylori,no IBS tabs work, sometimes burning feeling in stomach?
Nausea belching a lot. Diagx with ulcers/hiatal hernia and diverticiosis past year. On Prilosec am Zantac (ranitidine) pm. Not getting better. Dont have hpylori.
On and off constipation, bloated, uncomfortable, bubbly, gassy stomach, constant feeling of fullness and discomfort?
Bubbly, gurgling sensation in stomach with belching and passing gas. Some tenderness in stomach. Zantac (ranitidine) and omeprazole calm it down. Thoughts?
Stomach issue: When does this occur, time of day? Also is it after a meal? Do you have change in bowel habits? What is diet like? How much alcohol do you drink and how soon before bed? Depending on patients body habitus, diet, alcohol consumption use of OTC NSAIDS or aspirin, and family history; this could be as simple as a gastritis . Or something that would be amenable to a change in diet. ...Read more
I have gerd, and my bloating and excessive belching is horrible, and my throat hurts I am taking Nexium (esomeprazole) and Pepcid directed by dr. Any recommendati?
You need treatment: It sounds like ur symptoms still aren't controlled -so I hope your doc could keep 'working at it' with u. Somethings that have helped my patients (& don't require the doc) are adjunctive therapies. You may want to try dark chocolate with mint (Lindt has a good one) -Chocolate was used by the Aztecs for stomach trouble, and mint helps the tummy. Ginger tea may help 2-boil root x 10 min, add honey. ...Read more
Sharp pains in my abodmen, and gas only by burping. Worse after eating. No diarreha or vomit. Taking gas x and Zantac (ranitidine) for 2 days. Eating soup and rice?
Havin belly problems all night and all day .Belly growling and run stools what can I do I do have GERD take Zantac (ranitidine) for it took liguid antiacid?
I have GERD and taking up geltazine abd ranitidine.. why do i feel dizzy and stomach pain when im hungry or after eating.. im so dizzy today?
Weak antacids: Dizziness has many, many causes. Before addressing that, both geltazine and ranitidine are fairly weak antacids. Stomach pain after meals can be a symptom of inflammation of the stomach or ulcer disease. These conditions can also give the feeling of hunger. A stronger antacid like Prilosec may help. Your other symptoms suggest you may suffer from anxiety. Poor oral intake may be causing dizziness. ...Read more
Can you take zofran and metoclopamide together. I have bile acid malabsorption and have nausea and bad upper stomach pain every day?
Nausea and dry heaves, gagging sensation a lot, every morning and sometimes after meals. Could this be h pylori? Should I try PPI? Zantac (ranitidine) didn't work
Lots of possibles: Not much of what you have described -- Nausea, heaves, gagging - are things commonly associated with H. pylori associated gastritis or ulcers. I would recommend a visit with your physician. There are blood tests and possibly imaging or endoscopy that may need to be done to diagnose and appropriately treat this constellation of symptoms. ...Read more