Common "Bloating" queries answered by top doctors | iCliniq


Bloating occurs when the gastrointestinal tract is filled with air or gas. Gas is the most common cause of bloating. The other causes of bloating include irritable bowel syndrome, food intolerance, weight gain, eating disorders, and as a side effect of certain medications. Some of the serious causes of bloating are ascites, celiac disease, pancreatic insufficiency, and perforation of the gastrointestinal tract.

Recently Answered Questions Recently Answered Questions

All the answers published in this website are written by verified medical doctors, therapists and health experts. The Content has been moderated by iCliniq medical review team before publication. Post your medical clarifications on iCliniq by choosing the right specialty and get them answered. Your medical queries will be answered 24/7 by top doctors from iCliniq.

I have been skipping meals for the past 9 years and my stomach has become bloated recently. Why?

Query: Hello doctor,I am a 22-year-old male. Nearly nine years, I started to skip my food due to various reasons, such as college exams, cultural preparation, and others. Sometimes I have even skipped a whole day's meal. I have noticed a bloated stomach that resembles a water-filled balloon. Even though I ...  Read Full »

Dr. Kulkarni Rahul Suresh

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I have gone through your query and understand your concern Depending upon your description of your food habits and irregular eating timings you have landed yourself in trouble with your stomach. I strongly recommend you to regularize your timings and have a proper bre...  Read Full »

ask-doctor-img Ask a Doctor Online

* Your first query consult is free!

Search for a Health Issue

Disclaimer: No content published on this website is intended to be a substitute for professional medical diagnosis, advice or treatment by a trained physician. Seek advice from your physician or other qualified healthcare providers with questions you may have regarding your symptoms and medical condition for a complete medical diagnosis. Do not delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice because of something you have read on this website. Read our Editorial Process to know how we create content for health articles and queries.