Why does my stomach hurt when drinking?

Irritant. Alcohol is an irritant to the stomach and tou may be developing an ulcer or gastritis. Stop alcohol and see your doctor.

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Why does my stomach hurt when I drink water?

Hard to know, but... The GI tract has a very limited # of symptoms to signal its distress--nausea/vomiting, diarrhea/constipation, bloating, pain, fullness, bleeding, etc. Many of these characterize IBS, but are also seen with inflammatory, infectious, ischemic, malabsorptive, and functional disorders. Directed lab work, imaging, biopsies, stool studies are appropriate in excluding peptic & other non-IBS pathology. Read more...

Why does my stomach hurt when I drink milk (whole milk)?

Possible lactose intolerance. You may have developed lactose intolerance, which is a decrease or complete lack of an ability to break down the sugar lactose, which is the sugar found primarily in milk. You may want to see a physician to discuss this more thoroughly. Options may be to switch to a lactose-free type of milk or take lactase supplements. Read more...

Why does my stomach hurt when I drink milk? It's not an allergy. I also get really gassy.

Probable intolerance. It sounds like you may have lactose intolerance, which is an inability to digest the sugar in milk (lactose). The best way to rule out milk protein allergy is to see an allergist and get skin tested, but the symptoms you describe are more consistent with intolerance than allergy. Read more...

Why does my stomach hurt after drinking?

Lots of causes. Assuming you mean drinking alcohol, can be reflux into esophagus, inflammation of esophagus, inflammation of stomach, ulcers, less likely pancreatic issues. If you are eating pizza with your beer, could be gallbladder issues as well. Could even be celiac sprue (gluten/wheat/rye/barley intolerance)other causes as well. See your doc, find out. Read more...
Alcohol is a direct. Toxin to certain cells within the body. Among them are the cells that form the protective layer inside of your stomach. When these are gone, normal stomach acid and any more alcohol will cause direct irritation to your stomach. Creates a feeling similar to when you get lemon juice in a paper cur! Read more...

Why does my stomach hurt so bad after drinking Diet Pepsi?

Why drink it then? I can think of lots of reasons why you may be experiencing an adverse reaction to a carbonated beverage that contains multiple chemicals (artificial flavors, coloring, and sweeteners). May I suggest you try drinking water, and assessing your response. My answer then becomes quite different if your stomach pain is limited to Diet Pepsi or is generalized to all liquids and ingestants. Read more...