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  • Pain under breastbone

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions February 12, 2014 11:06 PM

    I have had 5 attacks. After the first 3 I had gall bladder surgery. The other 2 came one and two months later

  • SEVERE stomach issues.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions February 10, 2014 05:55 PM

    Im a 21 year old male and for the past month and a half I've been suffering from many problems regarding my stomach. I started off with chronic constipation and I had no urge to go and frequent urination. Over the time my problems started to escalate, now Having severe lower abnominal pain in my...

  • Cant poop witout pushing on my rectum,sharp pain in rectum, feel like something inside rectum

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions February 4, 2014 05:49 PM

    The only way I can poop is to push against my rectum and strain my guts out and then not a lot comes out.Have a sharp pain in rectum if i try to poop without doing this.I have discomfort in my tummy 24/7. Am afraid to eat normally cause it usually causes terrible gas pains and cramps starting in my...

  • 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...

  • Spitting up slime

    dutchee78 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions November 25, 2013 11:58 PM

    Hi there. Looking for someone who may have some sort of idea what's going on.I work with a senior couple 12 hours a day. Occasionally my lady client has a nasty attack of what we were told is acid reflux. She has no symptoms of acid reflux. ie: not burning sensations or pain what so ever. Tums,...

  • Diagnosis?

    susanjayaraj 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions November 22, 2013 01:50 PM

    My mom is 60+ years old...she has been experiencing abdominal bloating for quite some time now.She does feels better with omeprazole and some other medications.Heavy appetite during the nights and there is a feeling of something blocking the chest and sometimes regurgitation and vomitting.Hasnt had...

  • Golytely had no effect--why?

    MNjoe56 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions November 13, 2013 05:45 PM

    Girlfriend has severe constipation, was prescribed Golytely,but it had no effect. Girlfriend pooped out water. What is going on?

  • Golytely did not work--why?

    MNjoe56 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions November 13, 2013 05:37 PM

    Girlfriend took Golytely, but it had no effect. Girlfriend just pooped out water. What is going on?Girlfriend has not pooped for over a month, and is in severe pain!

  • Golytely did not work--why?

    MNjoe56 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions November 13, 2013 05:29 PM

    My girlfriend has severe constipation. Has not pooped for a month. Golytley did nothing--girlfriend pooped water only. What is going on?Girlfriend is in severe pain!

  • Chronic Hunger for over 1yr after turning 40~Miserable Living!

    Blessedbliss 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions November 12, 2013 11:43 AM

    Please Help if you have any insight!I turned 40 last year after a very stressful year & although felt healthly, when bloodwork came back, was diagnosed with hypothyroid. Was put on meds & monitored, but 2 months later, sever, chronic hungar kicked in. I just tried to deal with it. By Christmas I...

  • Help need some feedback. Blood in stool.

    Linmfc 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions November 3, 2013 10:27 PM

    Hi. I'll get right into it. 3 months ago I started seeing blood in my stool so I made an appointment with my doctor who did a rectal examine and found no hemorrhoids. I am have an appointment for a colonoscopy soon but just recently have had almost no BMs for 7 days and when I do they are covered...

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  • peptic ulcers vs. misdiagnosis

    katemariex 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions October 23, 2013 06:57 PM

    If anyone can share a similar experience with the outcome, I'd be really appreciative.My boyfriend had 5 ulcers last year. We went to the hospital three or four times, and each time they said he was faking, there's nothing wrong, go home. We tried another hospital and he was admitted right away...

  • 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...

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

    kyoneko 1 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...

  • Help! gassy feeling in stomach etc

    iherttt 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions October 1, 2013 04:00 AM

    So lately (within the past 3-5 days) i have been having a weird feeling in my stomach. its almost like a gassy feeling, and ive been incredibly gassy (out of both ends!) and having a hard time taking a ****. my stomach gets really bloated after i eat stuff and i start to feel like im going to throw...

  • Too embarrassed to go to ER

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions September 28, 2013 05:03 AM

    I'll just be as straight forward with this as possible.It feels like somewhere between 2 and 4 inches up my rear end there is a VERY sore spot. It feels like it might be a bump. It has been pretty painful for the last few days. The pain now is becoming unbearable.If I go to the emergency room(not...

  • Its been one year! I want help!

    GreenDynamit 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions September 26, 2013 04:21 PM

    No gastro doctor has been able to figure out this condition. I been taking levson since I was a kid. When I was born, my digestive system wasn't fully developed. I been having problems with my stomach since birth. Obviously it's developed now. In 2011, I had a endoscopy and they found chemical...

  • Will Sulfonamide cause C Diff to reoccur?

    terrapins87 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions September 17, 2013 03:29 AM

    I was treated for C Diff 3 years ago and it has not reoccurred. Today, I was prescribed Bactrim along with probiotics for 1 month for an urinary infection. What are the chances of the C Diff infection re-occurring? Thanks.

  • Abdominal pain and bleeding

    Hkakashi 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions August 16, 2013 11:38 PM

    Four- five years ago occasionally, I started having abdominal pain, somewhere about where stomach and small intestine are. First I started using medicine carbon and it helped a lot. But after about two years the pain was coming back more often so I went to a doctor. He sad that I am probably eating...

  • 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...

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