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I have had a sharp pain 2 timesnow in my mid left rib's but towards the tummy area the last time it was followed w/bubbles n sometimes heart burn ?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Gas

This sounds like gas entrapment in the stomach.
Drinking warm water and applying heat to the upper abdomen helps break down the gas and moves it down which is better than forcing yourself to belch which makes you swallow more air. Taking simethicone 1/2hour after a . Meal prevents gas build-up. Discuss this with your physician if it happens often.

In brief: Gas

This sounds like gas entrapment in the stomach.
Drinking warm water and applying heat to the upper abdomen helps break down the gas and moves it down which is better than forcing yourself to belch which makes you swallow more air. Taking simethicone 1/2hour after a . Meal prevents gas build-up. Discuss this with your physician if it happens often.
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