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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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I have stomach pain after laparoscopic appendicitis. Why?

Query: Hello doctor,I had a laparoscopic appendicitis surgery six months back. I started going to the gym two days back. There is a slight pain in the lower stomach now. Is it normal for a gym beginner or a problem?  Read Full »

Dr. Mahmoud Ahmed Abdelrahman Abouibrahim

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand all your concerns. Your laparoscopic operation must have been healed completely and there are no contraindications to exercising in the gym. The pain is most likely due to muscle spasms due to the exercises you do, especially if related to movements. I recomm...  Read Full »

What can I do to manage my stomach pain and frequent stools?

Query: Hello doctor,My mother, 53 years old, has been suffering from severe stomach pain for the past few days. It started with running fever and dysentery 10 days back and both have subsided. Since then she has following complaints of stomach pain, having to pass stools after every food intake, stool 4 to...  Read Full »

Dr. Kazi Rufiat Nasiruddin

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Has she taken any medications when she was having a fever and dysentery?  Read Full »

I am suffering from chronic stomach pain. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I have had a stomach problem for four to five years. I do not know what it is. But, it is there all the time, and I get pain when I eat something. Another thing is that when I eat something, I get pressure on my stomach. Nowadays, I am not able to control my stomach problem. I am not a...  Read Full »

Dr. Penchilaprasad Kandikattu

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Thanks for writing in, and I understand your concern. A better assessment can be done if you answer the following questions. 1. Which area of the abdomen do you feel the pain? 2. Are you burping frequently? 3. How many times in a day do you pass the stools? 4....  Read Full »

Why is my father having bloating pain for the past 7 days?

Query: Hi doctor, My father is suffering from gas issue from the last 7 to 8 days. He does not feel like eating from 2 to 3 days. Have checked with local doctors, after a few tests they found nothing but his bloating has not gone down. He also feels pain in stomach. Please suggest.  Read Full »

Dr. Edwin Antonio Dominguez Almonte

Answer: Hi, Welcome to There are different conditions that can cause abdominal bloating that goes from non-urgent to serious conditions. If he is not passing bowel movements or gas and has remarkable abdominal pain, it can be a serious condition like bowel obstruction and needs to be taken to...  Read Full »

My 17-year-old son has a pancreas problem. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor,I herewith attach the medical reports of my son aged 17 years old who had a pancreas problem. He does not have any bad habits. He is taking medicine as per the doctor's advise. Mild home food is being given. But still now and then he reports mild stomach pain. Kindly clarify the followi...  Read Full »

Dr. Datta Ram. U.

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand the anxiety you have regarding your son. He has pancreatitis. Is this the first time he is getting this? Does he take alcohol? Did he have any injury to the abdomen? Have you checked his serum triglycerides and calcium? Is he on any long-term medicatio...  Read Full »

I am feeling nauseous and have a stomach ache. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I am feeling nauseous and have a stomach ache. I think I have food poisoning because I ate some expired sweets. Kindly help.  Read Full »

Dr. Vandana Andrews

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I can understand your concern. Please follow the attached prescription. I hope this helps.  Read Full »

I have been experiencing stomach pain for a week. Why?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 29-year-old male, and have stomach pain for around a week (mostly after eating). The pain starts in epigastric regions, and then to lower abdomen. I started noticing changing stool color to more darker stool. There is no diarrhea or vomiting, no fever. I am taking Omeprazole for...  Read Full »

Dr. Krutika Shrikant Ingle

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Darker color stools are not a good sign. Kindly do a stool examination and visit your family physician for a thorough check-up, so that he can determine the exact cause for your discomfort. There are many reasons like peptic ulcer, a bacterial infection of the stoma...  Read Full »

How to treat left-side stomach pain?

Query: Hello doctor,There is pain on the left side of the stomach and lower back, and the skin feels sore. There is also a lot of burping these days now. Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Mashfika N Alam

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I read your query and understand your concern. From your symptoms, it seems you are suffering from diverticulitis. The differential diagnosis is urinary tract infection. This can frequently occur in the elderly or people who do not eat enough fiber in their diet. Also...  Read Full »

I am experiencing stomach issues post-trip. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, From a few days, I have been experiencing a strong stomach ache. The pain was mild but now it kind of hurts even when I am moving. It is not super painful but I am concerned because I also started having diarrhea since yesterday evening. The whole stomach aches when I cough. I do not h...  Read Full »

Dr. Mahmoud Ahmed Abdelrahman Abouibrahim

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Most probably you have traveler's diarrhea caused by bacteria called Escherichia coli. I suggest Ciprofloxacin 500 mg tablet twice for one week (after consulting your treating physician). Drink plenty of fluids. Imodium 4 mg after each diarrhea (not to exceed three tab...  Read Full »

I have been experiencing symptoms of stomach pain and ulcer for the past five months, despite taking medications. What should I do?

Query: Hello doctor, I have been suffering from a stomach ulcer for five months. I started taking Amoxicillin, Clarithromycin, and Omeprazole, but my stomach hurt so much that I stopped taking the Clarithromycin and Omeprazole but continued taking Amoxicillin for one month. Since stopping Amoxicillin, my c...  Read Full »

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Bansari

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I read your query and can understand your concern. First and foremost, I recommend that you get adequate medical attention. To begin, I recommend that you discontinue the antibiotics that you are not tolerating. Drink lots of water, avoid greasy and spicy meals, chew f...  Read Full »

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