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Would could cause nausea during a bowel movement?

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Dr. Terry Edwards
Family Medicine

In brief: Reflux

there are many causes of this phenomenom. most common would be reflux.
as we exude pressure with a bowel movement, we increase pressure in our stomach which can splash acid up on our esophagus triggering nausea. sometimes Motrin or advil (ibuprofen) can exaserbate this process

In brief: Reflux

there are many causes of this phenomenom. most common would be reflux.
as we exude pressure with a bowel movement, we increase pressure in our stomach which can splash acid up on our esophagus triggering nausea. sometimes Motrin or advil (ibuprofen) can exaserbate this process
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