Flatulence is referred to as a release of gas from the digestive system through the anus. Excess flatulence is caused due to swallowing more air than normal and other digestive issues such as indigestion, irritable bowel syndrome, diverticulitis, ulcerative colitis, and small bacterial overgrowth. It cannot be stopped by it can be reduced by following some measures. You can eat food slowly and gently. Avoid eating gas-producing foods. Try taking probiotics. Avoid taking beverages.

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After unprotected sex, I have frequent problems like urinary tract infection, shoulder pain, neck tightness, stomach ache, flatulence, and diarrhea. Why?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 26-year-old young man. I am 173 cm tall and 66 kg. I will try to summarize my case and give you the clearest overview of my symptoms. I contracted a urinary tract infection from unprotected sex. This was treated with antibiotics. A few weeks later, I coughed a lot without fever....  Read Full »

Dr. Rajesh Bansari

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have reviewed your concern. Due to back to back infection, you had to take multiple antibiotics that have caused you antibiotics associated colitis.You also have aggravation of previous indigestion and reflux problems. I would recommend: Capsule Esomeprazole 40 mg -...  Read Full »

I have been suffering from piles and flatulence problems. What should I do?

Query: Hello doctor, I have been suffering from piles and flatulence problems for the last ten days due to taking excessive medication for typhoid fever and thyroiditis for the last month. I was hospitalized for ten days. Due to this, I am suffering from piles and rectal pain. Usually, there is inflammatio...  Read Full »

Dr. C. Elanchezhian

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Take a regular diet and high fiber-rich food to avoid constipation. I suggest you consult a specialist and take the following medications with their consent. Syrup Cremaffin 10 ml (Liquid Paraffin and Milk of Magnesia) at night, Proctosedyl ointment (Phenylephrine, B...  Read Full »

I am 53-year-old and I have gas problem causing excruciating pain in the rib cage and back. Kindly help me.

Query: Hello doctor,I am a 53-year-old female. My height and weight are 5'10 feet and 215 lbs, respectively. I had a slight nauseating feeling, a loose stomach, lots of diarrhea, and gas releasing from both ends. I felt that the gas had moved up into my upper rib cage and caused cramping. The pain has beco...  Read Full »

Dr. Sugandh Garg

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. First, I suggest you get physically examined and investigate to rule out any medical conditions and treat them accordingly. And I want to know a few more things, Had it happened earlier, or this is the first time? Are you an alcoholic? Do you smoke? Are you taking any...  Read Full »

How to reduce excessive flatulence problem?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 43 year old female. I am having flatulence problem. I feel ashamed when I fart in public. Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Jaydeep Tripathy

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Flatulence is a real big problem, especially if you are working and out and about often. Excessive flatulence can indicate indigestion. I advise you to incorporate walking in your daily routine for 30 to 45 minutes. Also, avoid food items that are too spicy, oily or...  Read Full »

What is the reason for uncontrollable farting and gas problems in the stomach?

Query: Hello doctor,I am a 31 year old male. I have too much gas in the stomach despite drinking plenty of water, nearly four to five liters a day. I fart too much. I feel embarrassed and cannot control it. I am not taking any medications currently.  Read Full »

Dr. Ashaq Hussain Parrey

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I went through your post. The excess gas formation is generally because of problems with the gut bacteria and the consumption of spicy food can aggravate it. I would suggest you avoid spicy food. Start Rifaximin 200 mg twice daily which is a nonabsorbable antibiotic a...  Read Full »

How do I completely get cured from passing gas throughout the day?

Query: Hello doctor, I experience gas in my stomach quite often. I then pass gas throughout the day. If I take antibiotics, it stops completely until the duration of the course. I wish to get cured completely. I was diagnosed with inactive gastritis and have been given PPI for two months but I still exper...  Read Full »

Dr. Ganeshkumar Suresh Satpute

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. There are multiple reasons for gas in the abdomen. In your case, it is likely to be due to a disturbed gastrointestinal flora of the gut bacteria. You should take probiotic tablets for at least a month. Initially, start with an antibiotic such as tablet Rifaximin 450 ...  Read Full »

I have a bloated feeling in my stomach with only three defecations per week. Kindly help me.

Query: Hi doctor,I have a bloated feeling in the stomach with less than three defecations per week and also have flatulence. Kindly give your opinion.  Read Full »

Dr. Sugreev Singh

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Actually, this can be due to acidity and constipation. A low fiber diet is the main cause of such symptoms. Can you please tell me: 1) Since when did you have constipation? 2) Have you ever noticed blood in stool? I suggest you take syrup Lactulose 15 ml onc...  Read Full »

What could be the cause of flatulence at a young age?

Query: Hello doctor, I am 18-year-old. I did not have any gas problems earlier. But since last year I started to experience a serious gas problem. The main problem was flatulence. As I am a student, it is a great problem for me. During this one year, I consulted some doctor and had medicine for acidity. B...  Read Full »

Dr. Ajeet Kumar Lohana

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concern and imagine how upset you are about your problem, which is ongoing for a year. It is normal to produce gas inside our bowel. However, excessive gas can cause trouble. And once the gas is formed, particularly hydrogen and sulfur gases, wh...  Read Full »

How to control farts?

Query: Hi doctor,I am a 19-year-old student. I fart more than 100 times a day. I am not able to go to college regularly, and I might get detained. How to control farts? Please help me.  Read Full »

Dr. Saumya Mittal

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have read your query, and I understand your problem. Go for long walks. There is a possibility that something in your diet is not suiting you. Maybe you are on a high protein diet. You can try tablet Unienzyme (Fungal diastase, Papain, and Activated charcoal). If poss...  Read Full »

What makes a person fart and go to the toilet many times a day?

Query: Hi doctor,I have some symptoms like going to the toilet several times a day and farting many times a day. It has influenced my life. I have this issue for many years. What to do?  Read Full »

Dr. Ajeet Kumar Lohana

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. It is common to have farts and burping. These are normal processes of the body by emitting gas produced in the small bowel. Excessive gas is produced due to two main reasons. The reasons are carbohydrate maldigestion and dysbiosis. Approximately, carbohydrate is the...  Read Full »

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