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  • No need to defecate for over 48 hours. No hunger, constant nausea, eventual stool was soft.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions July 26, 2017 09:04 PM

    I have been struggling with almost disabling stomach issues for a number of years but in the past six months things have really gotten bad. Usually what I struggle with is gas and diarrhea, but two days ago suddenly my digestive system seemed to just stop. I got bloated and had nausea that kept me...

  • often get breathlessness and tireddue to stomach problem after a meal or if i dont take food in time

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions August 8, 2017 02:49 PM

    I am having a health problem since last 5 to 6 years as I get tired very fast.I am male aged 54.I am unable to tire myself as I get fatigue and feel sleepy too. I get breathlessness often now may be after food or if I don't take food in time. Flatulence and bowel syndrome. I have piles. I am 5'4"...

  • Sick following a bowel movement.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions June 6, 2016 08:10 PM

    I suffer from a bowel disorder where following a bowel movement I get sick, tired, weak, nausea etc. It lasts most of the day. Sometimes if I take ibuprofen it helps some. I have doctored with a gastronologist for many years but he is stumped. On the web there are many people who have this...

  • GERD The Most Misdiagnose Condition

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions March 25, 2016 09:34 PM

    GERD is one of the most misdiagnosed conditions in this country and other countries. The symptoms associated with GERD are common in people that are over producing Hydrochloric acid (Hyperchlorhydria) and common in people that are not producing strong enough acid (Hypochlorhydria). ...

  • Frequent diarrhea, no appetite, nausea, and fatigue (last 3 weeks)

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions February 17, 2016 04:29 PM

    I have had this twice in the last six months. It takes 3 weeks to recover from each episode. Symptoms: 1. Burning feeling in flank (kidney area) when I have to poop. Goes away when I poop. 2. Watery stool. At the worse it is every 2 hrs 3. Nausea. I vomited once. I will say that vomiting in...

  • GI disorder but IBS diagnosis is not sufficient for my symptoms.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions September 18, 2015 07:33 PM

    For about 4 months, I've had nearly constant clear rectal leakage. It has been getting worse for the last 2 months, I wear adult "briefs" that are soaked by the end of the day. I've had a colonoscopy and a fissure, small polyp, and rectal ulcers were found. Nothing like parasites, celiac,...

  • I have had chronic nausea for 5 months and the doctors can't figure out how to make it go away

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions June 5, 2015 04:14 PM

    I have been to the ER and they couldn't do anything I have been to the chief of GI and I had a endoscopy a emptying scan blood work and ultrasounds and they can't find anything wrong except inflammation in my esophagus which they put me on nexium and Zantac for but its not doing anything. Recently...

  • Chronic nausea

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions October 22, 2014 05:15 PM

    My 92 year old Dad is having unexpected vomiting during or shortly after eating, especially at lunch. Sometimes he will only take two bites of his food before he has regurgitation that he cannot stop or delay. Any ideas what avenues to investigate? He is fairly healthy for a man his age, but...

  • help me life is bad (nausea,constipation)

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions July 3, 2014 02:34 PM

    I'm an 18 year old male. I have been suffering from nausea for 3 weeks. I'm healthy and active. Don't have the best diet but who does. i have chronic nausea so i went to the ER. they gave me Zofran, acid reflux medicine, everything and nothing worked. I never vomit but daily and constantly feel the...

  • I've been diagnosed with gastroentoritis and gastritis but its been 2 months please help me

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions April 21, 2014 11:20 PM

    I've posted the symptoms on the bottom. I'm a 20 Year old male going on 21 and I was diagnosed with Gastroentoritis 2 months ago and have been bed ridden ever since. I've been to the emergency room twice during the beginning and 3 times just this past week. During my visit they ran me through a...

  • When to remove gallbladder?

    HuntChild 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions October 14, 2013 08:55 PM

    I am an 18 year old female. Within the past 4 months I began having regular GI problems and finally made an appointment with my GI doctor. He ordered a full workup including blood work, an ultrasound, and a colonoscopy. The radiologist pointed out that I clearly have polyps in my gallbladder, but...

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  • Undiagnosed GI & neurological symptoms... hoping someome can help.

    kyoneko 2 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions October 5, 2013 03:18 AM

    Hello - I have had symptoms of IBS for five years now that come and go, varying in their severity and complexity. Most common symptoms have been diarrhea, nausea, spasms in the colon and pain. I often get sharp pains, generally located above my navel and to the left side. Sometimes this pain is so...

  • i have been nauseated for about a year or more and have no idea what ot use or do,,,,

    jennygurl 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions August 16, 2013 09:13 AM

    hello my name is jenny, I am going to start by saying I am 42 I have a kidney disease, but my nausea does not come from that..i recently did a stomach empy test and to my utter shock it came back normal . this shocked me. I have been very sick to my stomach about every day and to put that I am...

  • Severe postprandial abdominal pain, any ideas?

    VPrice1030 2 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions July 18, 2013 03:20 PM

    Hi all, thanks in advance for any help. I'm a 28 y.o. female with no other medical history except for renal obstruction repaired surgically at age two. Starting about six months ago, I started developing early satiety and postprandial abdominal fullness and pain. I also had extreme fatigue and...

  • Lower Left Sided Abdominal Pain

    mmichalski 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions July 12, 2013 02:12 PM

    Hi I am a 28 year old female who has had a reoccurring problem without diagnosis. For years now I have only pooped 2 to maybe 3 times a week. This doesn't seem to bother my lifestyle or eating habits. However there have been a number of times where I get dull to sharp pains in my left lower...

  • Butterfly sensation - not anxiety - what else could it be?

    Anstee 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions June 6, 2013 09:42 AM

    Hi, the background is - I've had a lot of stomach problems the past few years. About six or seven years ago I started getting a hunger pang type sensation that's partially relieved by eating, it's also a lot better when I've got a cold but a lot worse when recovering from said colds. Ulcer ruled...

  • My colon stopped working (paralytic ileus)

    alveolar21 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions April 29, 2013 09:46 PM

    A few months ago I was turning in bed and felt a searing pain in my LUQ. The pain felt sharp like a knife stabbing into my LUQ, I’ve never had any type of pain like this before. It caused me to jump out of bed and my entire body was sweating. I walked around for a few minutes and waited for the...

  • Gallstones??

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions April 15, 2013 04:37 PM

    Hi,I have had IBS for a number of years and have been able to control it really well. It did get worse after having Glandular Fever nearly 3 years ago with upper abdominal pain and diarrhoea. I had a mirena coil fitted in January and ever since then i have become very bloated (looks like i'm...

  • Chronic fullness

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions March 19, 2013 06:12 PM

    From September of to December of 2011, I lost 20 , going from 125 lbs to 105 lbs, I am currently 23 years old. My diet was a lot of fruit and low/no fat foods. Towards the end of December 2011, I noticed that whenever I ate, no matter what it was, my abdomen would become very distended and I would...

  • Vomiting every day for 14 months

    HarrietS 4 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions February 26, 2013 02:13 PM

    Since about January 2012 I cannot remember going a day without vomiting whatever I eat.I am a 20 year old woman studying at university....this is not normal!! :( It began with the feeling of intensive nausea and feeling of fullness, occasionally bringing up most of my meals within 30 minutes of...