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I keep getting this sharp pain on the right side of my belly
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I would like something to take for abdominal discomfort. I am a quadriplegic. This morning, I had a bowel program with very large results. Please tell me what over the counter medications I can take f… read more
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59-yr old pre diabetes obese female. I think I have acid reflux or gerd. It's come on mostly at night, whereupon I feel the sensation of food or something hasn't gone down completely, along with a sto… read more
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Today I have been having a lot of reflux or heartburn. I've
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I'm 4 1/2 years out from RNY (Kaiser Nor CA). Went from 290
Hi, I'm 4 1/2 years out from RNY (Kaiser Nor CA). Went from 290 - 182 and have maintained that. I'm 59 years of age, male. 2 questions if I may; I'm having minor short-term memory issues (did I mentio… read more
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Sharp stabbing pain, right side near bottom or rib cage.
sharp stabbing pain, right side near bottom or rib cage. Sharper pain when I sneeze or yawn or even take deep breaths.… read more
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Periodically, my stomach will swell up about 3-4 belt sizes
Periodically, my stomach will swell up about 3-4 belt sizes and become quite painful as well as embarrassingly unsightly. I tend to put on about 5 lbs during these times as well. I can pretty much fee… read more
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hello , i have a question about lower back pain and abdominal pain. is it common to see symptoms of lower back pain also radiate into the lower left abdomen? i have had a nagging pain or discomfort in… read more
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I am a 34 yr old mother of 4. Had a gastric bypass in 2001,
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I had gastric bypass 7 yrs ago and the last year my lower
I had gastric bypass 7 yrs ago and the last year my lower stomach seems to double up and move a little causing some pain. What causes this?… read more
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I am scheduled to have my gallbladder out next week. In
I am scheduled to have my gallbladder out next week. In addition to right abdominal pain, I have left-sided pain and I'm wondering if this is due to a stone being in my pancreas. Would removal of the … read more
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I had gastric bypass 21/2 years ago. For the last 2 weeks I
I had gastric bypass 21/2 years ago. For the last 2 weeks I haven't been able to eat without abdominal pain. Crampy, gassy kind of pain but it is severe at times. It started with a very severe episode… read more
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I have stomach pain. Just pain, no acid, no reflux, no
I have stomach pain. Just pain, no acid, no reflux, no indigestion, no burning, nothing but pain in my stomach, sometimes accompanied by bloating above the waist line, not below, as in my lower abdome… read more
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