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My stomach bloats out like am 7 months pregnant i'm not pregnat but the pains are so bad i can't move for hours any ideas what.It could be?Thanks

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Dr. Andrew Gentry
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Food intolerance

The gas you are seeing is produced one of three ways 1 swallowing air during eating chewing gum or sometimes as a reaction to reflux disease and several other less common causes 2 bacteria overgrowth that as bacteria grow gas produce look up sibo 3 inabiltiy to digest some broad catagories of carbohydrates look up fodmap outside gas constipation may cause similar issues where laxitives may he.

In brief: Food intolerance

The gas you are seeing is produced one of three ways 1 swallowing air during eating chewing gum or sometimes as a reaction to reflux disease and several other less common causes 2 bacteria overgrowth that as bacteria grow gas produce look up sibo 3 inabiltiy to digest some broad catagories of carbohydrates look up fodmap outside gas constipation may cause similar issues where laxitives may he.
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