Is drinking milk bad for stomach pains?

Depends. It depends on the cause of pain. If the cause is constipation (which is the most common cause) then drinking milk will exacerbate the constipation.

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Having bad pains in my stomach want let me sleep at night, sometime I can lay on my stomach pain will stop for 3 to 5 mins. Hurt tried drinking milk, heat pad, taking zantex 150. This may help for approx 30 min. And start hurting again. Sometime I will ne

You . You need a medical work up for abdominal pain. Go to your local county hosital or do a simple internet search for a low to no cost community clinic in your area. Honestly this kind of pain should not be ignored regardless of your insurance status. Whatever i recommend you try at home is not sufficient. In the meantime while you are arranging your medical visit try over the counter prilosec. I don't want to recommend any pain relievers until you make sure your liver and kidney function are ok, in addition if you have an ulcer or gastritis this will make it worse. Please seek medical attention right away. Best of luck. Read more...

I have stomach pains due to drinking milk, why?

Maybe.... Symptoms of lactose intolerance are generally cramping/bloating of the abdomen, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and gas. They are highest in ethnic groups and lowest in caucasians. A simple test from a doctor can reveal if you are truly lactose intolerant or not. All the best! Read more...

Stomach pain and bloating for two days now after drinking milk, especially in the lower left side of the abdomen.

Intolerant? The timing and nature of the symptoms are not consistent with antibody mediated milk allergy. More likely is lactose intolerance (if, in fact, related to milk ingestion). Do you frequently have bloating or discomfort after eating dairy? A trial of complete elimination from the diet is the best test for this. Read more...

Could I be allergic to milk. Ibe always been scared to drink milk because gives me the worst. Stomach pain I love ice cream and it about kills me with pain when I eat it, my nose gets runny and I sneeze but the worst is my stomach pain?

Lactos intolerance. Sounds like a good case for lactose intolerance. Some people lack the enzyme that breaks down milk sugar. This causes intestinal cramping, bloating, diarrhea when milk or milk products are ingested. Treatment is to avoid milk products or to take a replacement enzyme along with any ingested milk product. Sold over the counter at grocery and pharmacy as lact aid (lactase). Read more...