... Yeah, oddly I came to the same conclusion with the garlic.
I've had this 'disorder' since I was little, I remember seeing the school doctor about it when I was about 10, and she suggested I was making it up so I could go home early! I suppose 'nasty tasting burps' doesn't sound too serious :)
It disappeared completely, and randomly reappeared last year. Since then I have... (40 replies)
... Anyway, H Pylori can cause ulcers and even stomach cancer if untreated. The vomiting and ick that you see when purging your stomach contents stems from the bodies inability to digest the food caused by the H Pylori secreting an enzyme to neutrilize stomach acids. ... (3 replies)
... email about how women's heart attack symptoms are different and I began to stress. The more I stressed, the more my back hurt, the more intense the burping and stomach churning became. ... (3 replies)
... I woke up with these rotten egg burps you all know about if you are reading this. The day before I had bad stomach cramps, wanted to throw up but didn't. It was the first time for me to have them burps, I hope the last. ... (40 replies)
... Haley...I suffered with rotten egg burps, throwing up, diarreah, stomach bloating, etc...for over 5 years. ... (40 replies)
... I have been a sufferer of the rotten egg burp syndrome for years. I used to get this malady maybe once or twice a year, but lately the frequency has increased. ... (40 replies)
... ed to handling at that time, OR eating unusual foods OR eating too close to bedtime OR ingestion of some bad germ in the food itself, OR flu bugs that caused the stomach to "shut down". ... (40 replies)
... The rotten egg smell is caused by the presence of Hydrogen Sulfide gas (H2S). There can be several causes for the increased presence of Hydrogen Sulfide gas in one's stomach. Several previous posters in this thread have touched on some of them, including:
Ingestion of foods containing sulfur (beans, lentils, etc) or sulfur preservatives (often found on salad bar items,... (31 replies)
... I think i must have had them about 3 times at that age. Now for the past 8 years i thought i had beaten the beast, until about 3 weeks ago, when i had my first egg burp in about 8 years. ... (1 replies)
... I had the same problem. My 5 year old son litterally just went through it today I associate it with gas he said his stomach hurted it was so bloated he couldn't lay down. ... (40 replies)
... I've also taken all the steps you mentioned to solve my constant bad breath issue: workout daily, lifted my bed, dont drink, nasal irrigation, dont smoke, eat healthy food, take probiotics daily, avoid eating at least 3h before bed time but nothing seems to help.
I used to think the problem was post nasal drip BUT in my case it seems whenever I talk people can smell shit.... (40 replies)
... Your post was in January, so you probably don't need help now, but I am just so glad I'm not the only one with this problem! It drives my family nuts and it's so embarrassing.
There have been some great answers already on the forum. I have been diagnosed with small intestinal bacterial overgrowth and it has caused malabsorption of fructose and lactose. The overgrowth of... (5 replies)
... taste is like rotten eggs. Which I think isn't that uncommon with any sort of digestive problem. ... (4 replies)
... Uh, I'd be taking him to the doctor! (1 replies)
... my 5 year old has been passing gas and burping rotten egg smell he is also vomiting and complaining that his stomach hurts. ... (1 replies)
Slow draining stomach due to muscle/nerve dysfunctions are usually classified
as Gastroparesis. You'll find lots of information on that on the web if you
search for it. The Mayo Clinic, in particular, has a nice article on Gastrpoparesis.
As Red60 points out, the idea of insufficient stomach acid is popular among alternative
medicine practitioners, but... (3 replies)
... ssibility that you are on the right track. What you are suggesting is very simular to the ideas expressed by many of the alternative medicine practitioners. Low stomach acid causes the the food to set in the stomach for prolonged periods of time. Do you take any anti acid meds? ... (3 replies)
... they are described as "rotten egg burps" or "sulfur burps. ... (6 replies)
... though. I do burp a lot but the odor doesn't come up at that time. It just seems to come up as part of my breathing and talking. Usually after I eat or if my stomach is very empty and growling. Sometimes I can smell it and it's something akin to the rottenest flatulence odor. ... (40 replies)
... tion. Just remember that good bacteria as well as bad is destroyed, so you should follow an antibiotic with a probiotic such as acidophilus to restore the normal stomach balance. ... (40 replies)