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  • 1 day ago

    Coughing because of nausea

    Hello! Sometimes my girlfriend tends to cough when nauseated. Also sometimes she is nauseated because she coughs too intensely. We just ate, she is nauseated, she feels like the coughing is helping her not to throw up. Is this normal? Can coughing help with nausea?
  • 15 days ago

    GI issues??

    if this isn't allowed please let me know and I will kindly remove my post but I wanted to share info on a product that I have found so much relief with. My entire life I dealt with severe painful and visible stomach bloat. Inconsistent Bowel movements, nauseous feelings and mood swings. I was always in pain and always having to cancel plans. My GI system was running my life for me. I tried all kinds of medications recommended to me and had countless doctor visits..no relief! One day my dear friend....
  • 19 days ago

    Fundoplication toupet

    I am a female, age 23, had the surgery on November 29th with general anesthesia. Underwent laparoscopic cruroraphy, fundoplication toupet (partial), abdominal cavity readjustment, after the surgery they found left sided pneumothorax, and it was liquidated with one puncture. They gave me chicken broth soup the day after the operation and I got sick and felt like throwing up, they put a probe into my nose and pumped the soup out. When I got back home I had terrible chest pain and went back for x ray....
  • 25 days ago

    Proton pump inhibitor comparison: 30mgs of Lansoprazole vs 20mgs of Nexium

    I've been taking 30mgs of Lansoprazole for the past few months as directed by a doctor. Unfortunately, the prescription got messed up and it looks like I'm going to be without it for the foreseeable future. If I take over the counter Nexium will that function basically the same? On all the packaging it says to "Not take more than 14 days unless directed by a doctor." I'm not sure if that's something specific to this medication or if it's just a warning they need to put....
  • 26 days ago

    Heartburn with severe pain

    I am 52 and very overweight. In the last month I have had heartburn every day sometimes twice a day. I get severe pain in my chest, abdomen, right side and sometimes into my back. I had my gallbladder out years ago so that's not it. I wonder if it is due to the influx in my weight. Antacids help for a while, but it comes back. I seem to get it after I eat and when I have not eaten and am completely empty of food. Any suggestions?
  • 27 days ago

    Sour taste in my mouth

    Hello, I was diag with Gerds and a hiatal hernia about 7 years ago. I haven't had any real bad flare ups until 6 weeks ago. I had some pressure and was burping a lot. That seems to clam down after a few weeks and now I have had a sour taste in my mouth and my teeth feel chalky for the past two weeks. I have been on nexium for about two weeks now and on ranitidine and baclofen for about a week now. But the sour taste hasn't gone away. I have a endoscopy scheduled for Feb but I was just wondering....
  • 29 days ago

    Stomach Issues

    I’m a 24 year old male who has had some stomach issues for the past month. I have had a lot of gas and I always feel bloated... I don’t have any severe pain in my stomach but I can always “feel” my stomach if that makes sense. For the most part I go normally once or twice a day and it is rarely diarrhea. I don’t have any vomiting, Nausea, Weight loss, or loss of appetite which I see normally happens with a serious stomach issue. The main concern is when I wipe there appears to be small blackish spots....
  • 1 month ago

    Could it be anxiety or gastrointeritis?

    Hello. I am a person that generally suffers from obsessive fears about specific things and currently I am worried about anxiety or some new illness ruining an upcoming dream trip. Well last night I was out with a few colleagues of mine from university. A bit before that I started to feel sick and experienced hot flashes and extreme thirst, but thought it would eventually go away. Then I had one drink and all of a sudden my obsessive fears increased and eventually I had an anxiety attack. This resulted....
  • 1 month ago

    Fatty liver and pancreas

    Will livatone plus actually take fat out of the liver?
  • Petichiae and Diet

    I have severe gastroparesis and had a gastric pacer placed in October. Things have been rough ever since. I had acute renal failure, developed hypothyroidism, and have petichiae with low platelet count. My petichiae worsens when I eat carbs like plantains and sweet potatoes. Why is this?