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My stomach hurts and I just ate a lot ?

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Dr. Colin Kerr
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In brief: Pain after eating

Pain in the abdomen after eating is most commonly due to 2 conditions: 1) acid reflux; after eating your stomach is distended and is making a lot of acid to digest your food, which can cause pain/discomfort in upper abdomen.
2) irritable bowel syndrome: a crampy condition of the colon usually due to stress, which typically gets worse (with bloating) right after a meal and better after pooping.

In brief: Pain after eating

Pain in the abdomen after eating is most commonly due to 2 conditions: 1) acid reflux; after eating your stomach is distended and is making a lot of acid to digest your food, which can cause pain/discomfort in upper abdomen.
2) irritable bowel syndrome: a crampy condition of the colon usually due to stress, which typically gets worse (with bloating) right after a meal and better after pooping.
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