Abdominal Pain

Abdominal pain or stomachache is when a person feels pain or discomfort between the chest and pelvis. The common causes of abdominal pain are gastroenteritis or stomach flu, gas, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), acid reflux, vomiting, gastritis, food poisoning, peptic ulcers, and constipation.

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How to treat chronic constipation with bloating and abdominal pressure?

Query: Hello doctor, I have chronic constipation that has gone on for most of my life but has recently gotten worse since I had a small liposuction surgery seven days ago. I did not take any of the painkillers given to me after the surgery. It has been nine days without a bowel movement despite using Mira...  Read Full »


Dr. Ajeet Kumar Lohana

Medical Gastroenterologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Were you kept as nil per oral before and after liposuction? Do you feel that your abdomen is distended? Are you able to pass gas? Did you start your regular diet as previously? How much water intake on these days? And do you have any pain in the abdomen? And what abo...  Read Full »

Why do I have left abdominal pain and tingling in the back and neck?

Query: Hello doctor, I have been having left abdominal pain with leg and hand tingling, back and neck pain for some time. I did several ultrasound scans, abdominal CT and CT urogram, colonoscopy, urinalysis, stool, and urine MCS, but all came back normal with no significant findings. Though the gastroente...  Read Full »


Dr. Ruchi Bahuguna

Radiodiagnosis Physician, Radiologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I went through your history and the attached x-ray and MRI files (attachment removed to protect patient identity) and observed the following. There is a mild intervertebral disc bulge at the C4-C5 level, which is causing compression of the thecal sac. This mi...  Read Full »

How to treat epiploic appendagitis?

Query: Hello doctor, My wife has stomach pain in the lower right side of the abdomen. She use to feel this pain over the last one to two years with frequent recurrence in the past two months and typically lasts for less than 24 hours on every occasion without any medication. It is a consistent pain in the...  Read Full »


Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar

General Medicine Physician, Internal Medicine Physician, Pulmonologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have gone through the ultrasound report you have attached (attachment removed to protect patient identity). This is mild infection. Start with Zocef CV 1-0-1 after food, Cyclopam tablet twice daily, tablet Pan D 1-0-1 on empty stomach. All for five days. Take...  Read Full »

Will diverticulosis cause constipation and lower abdominal pain?

Query: Hi doctor, I recently got diagnosed with diverticulosis on my ascending colon, but I felt a dull pain in my lower left abdominal and some constipation. Is that normal?  Read Full »


Dr. Ajeet Kumar Lohana

Medical Gastroenterologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Although right side diverticula (ascending colon) are rare, they are benign condition which does not need a special treatment or surveillance except to increased fiber intake to relieve constipation which is thought to be a precipitating factor in the development ...  Read Full »

How to prevent gas production with abdominal pain and bloating?

Query: Hello doctor, Patient is a 63-year-old female. Her problem is the gas problem with abdomen and chest pain. She had constipation before, and now her bowel movement is better. She regularly takes Atorvastatin 20 mg, Riva retinol 50 mg, Sandoz Perindopril + Indapamide 4 -1.25 mg, Calcite D 500 mg, Z...  Read Full »


Dr. Ajeet Kumar Lohana

Medical Gastroenterologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Well, I would need to know about her weight at movement. Since abdominal fat can simply cause the feeling of gas and bloating. Secondly, I also want to know if she had her complete blood count, thyroid profile, and liver function tests and diabetic status checked? ...  Read Full »

Is it normal to have intense abdominal cramps during early pregnancy?

Query: Hello doctor, I am almost four weeks pregnant. I have intense cramps, mainly during the night, maybe for 15 minutes, and it wakes me up. It is like my lower tummy contracts, and the pain is there for some time. I cannot keep still, and sometimes I sweat and cry from the pain, but no other complicat...  Read Full »


Dr. Reetika Joshi

Obstetrician And Gynaecologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I fully understand your concern and will surely help you. Certain females may experience pain during early pregnancy, but I recommend you to take an ultrasound if that is intense. If you have any old ultrasound report, please share with me. Also, I request you to repea...  Read Full »

I have constant pain in the left upper abdomen after receiving the hepatitis B vaccine. Kindly help me.

Query: Hello doctor, There is a constant pain that I experience in my left upper abdomen in a specific area while I am seated. Hence, I feel very uncomfortable whenever I am sitting on a chair or a couch or in the bus. I feel the pain is related to posture as the change in posture eliminates it. Hence, I f...  Read Full »


Dr. Bharat Patodiya

Family Physician, General Medicine Physician, General Practitioner, Internal Medicine Physician, Medical Oncologist

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. The description is not pointing to an autoimmune disease as the change is quite rapid within moments. It could be neurological, but there is no radiation and so, I will not stress on that either. Since it is on the left side, it is unlikely to be due to liver. I advise...  Read Full »

Why do I get right lower abdominal pain only while sitting?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 44 years old. I think I have appendicitis. Last month, I got a slight pain in my right lower abdomen. I do not have pain when I sleep. But, I only feel slight pain while sitting and doing work. What should I do? Is this appendicitis? Is there any tablet or medicine for this? Plea...  Read Full »


Dr. Zubayeralam

Family Physician, General Medicine Physician, General Practitioner, Pulmonologist, Internal Medicine Physician

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern. According to your statement, you have been suffering from light pain in the right lower abdomen for the last month. Lower abdominal pain may arise from various reasons such as abdominal muscle strains or sprains due to long time sitting, ...  Read Full »

What is the reason for my on and off sharp pain on the right side of my abdomen?

Query: The other night i drunk beer. But yesterday i got mild fever with wet stool. I felt sharp abdominal pain at the right side of my stomach. It is like a sharp pain that triggers from time to time. within atleast 5 seconds the pain is increasing and then gone. what would be the reason? please help  Read Full »


Dr. Dwipannita Kalita

General Practitioner, Family Physician

Answer: Hi, Thank you for consulting at icliniq, From what you have mentioned, few common diseases that can cause such symptoms are appendicitis, kidney stones, gallstones or even gastroenteritis, depending on the exact location of the pain weather it in the umbilical area, or upper part of your stomach ne...  Read Full »

My chronic constipation affects my normal life. What should I do?

Query: Hi doctor,I am hoping to get a second opinion on my current symptoms. I am a 23-year-old female. I am experiencing severe constipation and inability to pass gas with left side abdominal pain. It feels as if my bowel shrunk down to the size of a pencil. It started with mild constipation and left side...  Read Full »


Dr. Ajeet Kumar Lohana

Medical Gastroenterologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can imagine how much you have been upset about your health. Constipation and left side lower abdominal pain with no alarming features (such as ongoing bleeding, weight loss, reduced appetite, and normal colonoscopy) make me think that you have irritable bowel synd...  Read Full »

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