... His stomach also used to really bloat and feel uncomfortable and gassy. He then cut out all dairy products and ALL foods containing wheat. Now his stomach is flatter and he doesn't have the problem with gas and also his toilet problems have eased off. ... (11 replies)
... One thing I was thinking..........and I'm not sure how much to believe this........but supposedly not having enough stomach acid can cause similar problems as having too much. I think "Betaine" or something like that can be taken to give you more acid. You could try that. ... (11 replies)
... Thanks for your knowledge guys; these message boards are priceless...
Just to answer a few of your questions,
I undertook a recent endoscopy which showed no visible sign of any ulcers in the stomach. Digestion has been fairly good apart from the occasional bad day, but nothing out of the ordinary.
I have had the celiac blood test which turned out negative, Iím unsure... (11 replies)
... fiber foods are bad because they are difficult to move as they do not break down. In bad cases these can ball up into a bolus that gets stuck in the stomach and causes more problems. ... (11 replies)
... Hi have you looked into the possibility of have stomach ulcers by any chance? ... (11 replies)
... recently read about a condition called "Gastroparesis" and nearly all of the symptoms you described fit this disorder. Basicly it is when the lower part of the stomach does not physicaly grind the food by contracting. ... (11 replies)
... At first it was taking me ages to eat a meal, i would always be last to leave the table. It would take forever for food to pass into my stomach and felt like it was sticking half way down. ... (11 replies)
... Well I quit taking my Prevacid he gives me because its just like taking a tic tac and I've tried Nexium and I'm allergic to that. ... (12 replies)
... I always have horrible bloating in my stomach and gas. I am constantly burping which doesn't do a bit of good. It feels better for like 2 seconds when I burp but thats it. ... (3 replies)