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Intense stomach pain for about 7 hours, female, 55. Have

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Intense stomach pain for about 7 hours, female, 55. Have taken gas x about 4 :00, . I've been constipated before, this is very different
JA: The Doctor will need to help you with this. Please give me a bit more information, so the Doctor can help you best.
Customer: The pain gets really sharp at times. I've tried heat pad, laying on my belly, makes it worse.
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should be aware of?
Customer: Should I go to hospital
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Michael Salama replied 1 year ago.

Hello, this is Dr. Salama MD,

Where exactly is your abdominal pain?

Do you have any other symptoms?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
In middle of stomach, feels like into back some as well, stage feeling pain, I can't even rest, trying to....had gall bladder out 9 years ago. Unfortunately, I take about 6 different med. Pain management for 7 years......hate it.......want to ween of. Have a plan for next 3 months. I want to be healthy , and on 0 meds.! I have also lost 14 pounds in about 4 months.
Expert:  Michael Salama replied 1 year ago.

What medications do you currently take?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Just need to be honest / transparent, I hope you aren't judging me . I am a good person, work full time, take care if elderly Mom.
Expert:  Michael Salama replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your honesty?

Expert:  Michael Salama replied 1 year ago.

Sorry, ignore the "?"

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Limited budget, I can't. Thank you anyway. I feel as though this Web site is just trying to get money from people in desperate pain who just want some advise. I expect to see only a $5 charge on my statement.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I really thought I may have connected to some with integrity........a rare trait in business I supose. I'll head to hospital, thank you again
Expert:  Michael Salama replied 1 year ago.

Ok, best of luck to you.

Let me know if you have any other questions. If not, please don't forget to leave a positive rating as that's the only way I get credit for answering your question. Thank you.