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  • I have been dealing with horrid sulphur burps. They are so bad the cause severe vomiting. Help?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions April 6, 2017 09:29 PM

    I have been dealing with this mess for at least 9 years. I have had an endoscopy and a colonoscopy and the only Dx has been IBS which i believe is being used like a giant bandaid by doctors when they are unsure of what is actually wrong. I believe strongly my food is not digesting properly which...

  • I need a diagnosis! It is not Crohn's disease, celiac, IBS, colitis, ulcers or inflammation. help!

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions January 17, 2017 10:35 PM

    I am a 26-year-old generally healthy female. I've never had in the past. In March 2016 I went to a restaurant and had food poisoning. After a day or two it resolved. In July 2016 and having Severe diarrhea and vomiting only in the morning, accompanied by stomach cramps. Since July 22, until today,...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Vomiting Toddler

    Kandre1 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions July 30, 2014 07:34 PM

    Hi! My son just turned 1 years old on June 22nd and he has been vomiting since June 21st. He was throwing up after everything he ate so 8 times per day or more. It cut back on July 10th he didn't vomit for 3 days then I gave him pediasure and he keeps throwing up since. He was admitted to 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...

  • Abominal bump on the left, loss of weight and appetite and vomiting

    heavensforsaints 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions December 4, 2013 07:26 PM

    Hi I've had a pulsating feeling in my stomach for years now and i've recently noticed i now have a bump on the left side of my stomach. Its not painful but it is now where the pulsating feeling is. I also now have lost my appetite and weight. My stomach always growls even when im not hungry. I've...

  • Undiagnosed Stomach Illness

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions August 14, 2013 05:25 PM

    My boyfriend has been suffering from a severly debilitating stomach illness for about 5 years now. Every time he eats anything his stomach cramps up so severly that he can bearly stand. If he is not constipated for days on end he is on the toilet up to 40 times a day with bloody stool. He has had...

  • 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...

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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • pain, bloating, vomiting, mucus in stool, etc

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions August 5, 2012 02:43 AM

    I am new to the site and I am just desperate for some kind of answers! I have been having digestive problems since I was a teenager. About three years ago I started throwing up after I ate. Thought it was the flu but then it never stopped. I had problems with bloating, pain, gas, and constipation...

  • SEVERE LEFT SIDE ABDOMINAL PAIN, vomiting, nausea, diarrhea, yellow mucous.

    jnk1125 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions June 26, 2012 02:22 PM

    5 years ago I had a horrific pregnancy at age 21. I lost weight the entire time, vomiting everything I drank, ate, etc... everyday. I would black out and tried every antinausea medication safe for pregnancy. Nothing worked. I then gave birth to a healthy child, despite all odds, thank you God!!...

  • severe left abdominal pain/diarrhea/chills/vomiting

    jnk1125 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions May 20, 2012 01:31 PM

    I had a very bad pregnancy 5 yrs ago. I couldnt keep any food or liquid down, water included. I lost weight most of my pregnancy, and 70 lbs in the year after. they tried med after med finally settling on a zofran iv pump lasting only 2 weeks due to huge welps covering my body because of alleric...

  • Seeking help/advice for my toddler

    LKQSJH 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions January 18, 2012 04:20 AM

    Let me start by saying sorry for the lengthy post but wanted to give as much info as possible if anyone had any ideas.  Starting back on Thurs 01/05 I got a call from my little boys pre-school saying that he had vomited and I needed to pick him up.  He turned 2 in August.  He had a pretty rough day...

  • Frequent vomiting and GERD's

    smallfry 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions October 27, 2011 07:27 PM

    I have had acid reflux that has burned and affected my esophagus since I was about fourteen or fifteen. As it is frequent and become worse over time, I eventually went to the doctors (at 19) and he diagnosed me with GERD's disease, which my father and brother also have. The medicine I have been...

  • Diarrhea, Nausea, upset stomach after I eat

    socal000 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions July 11, 2011 11:49 PM

    This has been happening for the past about 2 days. The order of events was that at night, I had stomach cramps, then in the morning had a very soft stool, then later that morning after eating a breakfast sandwich, I had completely liquid diarrhea, and afterwards took an Imodium After not eating for...