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Stomach Pain

Stomach or abdominal pain is the pain felt between the chest and pelvic regions. Constipation, diarrhea, gastroenteritis (stomach flu), stress, acid reflux, and vomiting are some of the causes of stomach pain. Severe stomach pain is seen in appendicitis, gallbladder stone, and kidney stones.

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Is it ok to have Tylenol after drinking vodka?

Query: Hello doctor, My stomach hurts. I took Tylenol two hours later after drinking vodka now my head is paining from the back to the neck. Thank you.  Read Full »

Dr. Kanani Darshan Jayantilal

Answer: Hello, Welcome to It is important to note that combining alcohol and Tylenol (Acetaminophen) can be harmful to the liver, especially if taken in large amounts. Alcohol can increase the toxic effects of Tylenol on the liver. So it is generally recommended to avoid drinking while taking...  Read Full »

My son is facing difficulty in passing stool. Kindly help.

Query: Hi doctor, My boy baby's age is 3 years 3 months. His colostomy opening was done just after the birth (in three days), and colostomy closure was done at the age of 1 year 7 months. Baby was fine till the last week. He was now having difficulty passing stool and swelling in the lower left abdomen. S...  Read Full »

Dr. Samir Bhatia

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have seen the image (attachments removed to protect the patient's identity), suture site looks fine. Is the child passing gas? Is there any tenderness while you touch the abdomen? Is there any distension? Is he vomiting? Why was colostomy done? Please answer the qu...  Read Full »

I have stomach pain after taking alcohol on an empty stomach. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 22 years old male. On the weekend, I drank alcohol on an empty stomach, only cause my stomach was full. Then on Sunday again, I drank alcohol without eating, then I ate around 21:00. Tuesday, when I woke up, I had severe stomach pain. I thought I was hungry, but still, it is hitti...  Read Full »

Dr. Sugreev Singh

Answer: Hi, Welcome to The pain is due to muscle spasms and consuming alcohol for a long time. So there is dehydration caused by alcohol, and abdomen muscles are spasm. In such cases, sometimes IV (intravenous) fluids are required and injections to relieve the pain. It might also be due to ga...  Read Full »

I have stomach and back pain. Is it due to constipation?

Query: Hi doctor,I have fissures, and I am undergoing ayurvedic treatment for the same. But now I sometimes experience belly pain and back pain, especially at night. I cannot eat food properly, and I have the urge to vomit. The Ayurveda doctor told me it was due to constipation. So please suggest me a good...  Read Full »

Dr. Goswami Parth Rajendragiri

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I went through your query and understood your concern. In my opinion, get a proctoscopy anal examination in which a rectal examination will also be done. So the doctor will also confirm the fissure and assess the severity. You might need to undergo surgery for fissu...  Read Full »

How can I alleviate my aggravated digestive issues?

Query: Hi doctor, I suffer from agoraphobia, and getting out is difficult for me, but my stomach problems have worsened this condition. It has now got to the point that I am scared to eat anything hours before I go out as I am so concerned about losing control of my bowels with diarrhea (which has happened...  Read Full »

Dr. Ajeet Kumar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I went through your query and understood your concern. I have seen your reports (attachment removed to protect the patient's identity). So I think a few issues are related to your case. First, I agree with the diagnosis of IBS (irritable bowel syndrome) because you ...  Read Full »

Why does my 76-year-old uncle have abdominal pain and severe vomiting despite taking medications?

Query: Hello doctor, My uncle, aged 76 years, had experienced abdominal pain with frequent cramps last evening, possibly due to either indigestion, acidity, or gas. To subside abdominal cramps, I gave him Meftal Spas and Pantop 40 mg, following which he started vomiting. After two to three episodes of vomi...  Read Full »

Dr. Ajeet Kumar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I understand your concern. As you have described, your uncle might have got acute gastroenteritis, which means the stomach is upset because of infections. Therefore, the medicines need to be given via intravenous route as through the mouth can cause vomiting. I woul...  Read Full »

I get stomach pain on taking Colchicine tablet. Kindly help.

Query: Hello doctor, I have stomach pain that started after I took the tablet Colchicine for pericarditis, but I cannot stop taking my medication. I tried taking the tablet Ranitidine 150 mg twice daily, but it did not help. Now I am taking the tablet Rabeprazole 20 mg daily, but my stomach still hurts. Wh...  Read Full »

Dr. Utkarsh Sharma

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I completely understand your concern and will try to help you out. Gastrointestinal disorders are usually the most common adverse reactions from the tablet Colchicine. They are often the first signs of toxicity and may indicate that the Colchicine dose needs to be r...  Read Full »

My daughter’s ultrasound showed inflammation on her bowel wall.

Query: Hello doctor, My 4-year-old daughter has complained of stomach aches and constipation for past four days. She has been gradually loosing weight for the past many months. We did a ultra sound and stool test. Her ultra sound showed inflammation on her bowel wall and the stool test showed calprotectin ...  Read Full »

Dr. Faisal Abdul Karim Malim

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I suggest the following: 1. Give the child Muout powder (Polyethylene Glycol) - 4 scoops in 1 glass of water early in the morning on an empty stomach for three days, followed by two scoops in 1 glass of water early in the morning on an empty stomach for two wee...  Read Full »

My 5-year-old is experiencing constant belly ache. What should I do?

Query: Hello doctor, This query is about a 5-year-old girl with consistent belly pain above the belly button. It started a little over a month ago and she has vomited a few times throughout that time period. Her eating has diminished and she complains of pain after she eats. Her abdomen X-ray was done thre...  Read Full »

Dr. Faisal Abdul Karim Malim

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Please give the child Muout powder (Polyethylene Glycol) (2 scoops) in 1 glass of water early morning on an empty stomach for 2 weeks, along with plenty of water throughout the day for 10 days. Reduce intake of bread and bread products, milk, chocolates, and chips a...  Read Full »

I am suffering from intermittent stomach pain for two days. What could be the reason?

Query: Hello doctor,I have been experiencing intermittent stomach pain for two days. I underwent hysterectomy and oophorectomy surgeries five months ago.  Read Full »

Dr. Manisha Raghunath Auradkar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I can understand your concern. As you have a recent history of hysterectomy, the pain you are experiencing might or might not be associated with this. Kindly mention the exact location of your pain, whether the pain is in the area around the stitches. Also, check fo...  Read Full »

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