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How can you tell if your lactose intolerant?

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Dr. Allen Seely
General Practice
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In brief: THESE Symptoms

Symptoms often occur 30 minutes -2 hours after you eat or drink milk products, and are often relieved by avoiding milk products.
Large doses of milk products may cause worse symptoms. Symptoms include: nausea, abdominal bloating, abdominal cramps, diarrhea, gas (flatulence).

In brief: THESE Symptoms

Symptoms often occur 30 minutes -2 hours after you eat or drink milk products, and are often relieved by avoiding milk products.
Large doses of milk products may cause worse symptoms. Symptoms include: nausea, abdominal bloating, abdominal cramps, diarrhea, gas (flatulence).
Dr. Allen Seely
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine

In brief: Lactose Intolerance

It is the inability to digest lactose because of deficiency of enzyme lactase.
It can be congenital or aquired.Lactose is the sugar in milk.Symptoms can start 30 minutes to 2 hours after ingestion of milk or dairy products. Symptoms are abdominal bloating, cramps, flatulance, diarrhea, nausea, rumbling in stomach&vomiting.Most of the time diagnosed clinically can be confirmed with hydrogen breath test.

In brief: Lactose Intolerance

It is the inability to digest lactose because of deficiency of enzyme lactase.
It can be congenital or aquired.Lactose is the sugar in milk.Symptoms can start 30 minutes to 2 hours after ingestion of milk or dairy products. Symptoms are abdominal bloating, cramps, flatulance, diarrhea, nausea, rumbling in stomach&vomiting.Most of the time diagnosed clinically can be confirmed with hydrogen breath test.
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