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I've been suffering with a problem for a long while. I used to be anorexic but then I recovered from my self induced vomiting. A few months ago I tried to get back to the ha it because I'd gained weight, but it was too much to handle. Now after I eat, the food tends to come back to my throat, I don't spit it out as I used to but I instead indulge in the nice taste, chew it up again and swallow it. It can happen several times after a meal, and sometimes its really bad because it happens after I've had a meal along with medicine. Now I've noticed my stomach grumbles so much and I fart more than usual and it has a horrible stench of methane, its so hard to control at times and now it has become more of an impulse, the food just comes up my throat and into my mouth without me trying. Please help me doctor, advise me how to leave this habit behind and get back to healthy living.

Doctor's Assistant: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?

I take medicine for epilepsy, keppra and lamictal, along with supplements of iron, omega 3 and calcium for my weak bones

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I have anaemia, I gain weight very easily, at the moment I have some sores that keep recurring under my right chin, my bones were shown to be very weak on the xray, I sometimes wonder if it had anything to do with my anorexia, as a result, I fractured my foot in 2016

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Hi Dr. Phil, I understand, I can only imagine how busy it gets. Yes please, I'd really appreciate if you could

have you tried cutting out the vitamins?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
I haven't tried that because I feel very drowsy without the iron vitamins, would you recommend it?

I would try it

that might be one of the few things that helps

especially iron

if you need it you can always get an iron infusion

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Alright, thank you Dr.Phil, I'll let you knkw how it goes
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