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Gastric problem leading to gas in tummy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hello. may i know who am I talking to ?
Doctor :   I am a general practitioner
User :   ok..
User :   i just wanted to know that if in case I have accumulated gas inside my tummy because of gastric trouble or do i remove it or get rid of it ?
User :   i see my tummy bulging out..
Doctor :   how long
Doctor :   yoiu have this problem
User :   say 3 to 4 month..
User :   months
Doctor :   Do you have burps
User :   Yes..
Doctor :   bloating/ gas passing through anus
User :   rarely
Doctor :   To get a more complete picture I need this information
Age: ; Occupation: ; Location: ; Marital Status:
User :   Ok..Age 25, Software Engineer, Single.
Doctor :   when do you have this trouble in a day
User :   Actually, there is no fixed time for it..
Doctor :   What is your diet schedule in a day
User :   i have my breakfast around 9 or which is sandwich, idly, dosa etc...lunch at 1 ..regular lunch...and supper around 9
User :   i also eat at times in teh evening
Doctor :   Have you taken any medication till now
User :   NO
Doctor :   Do you have reluxes at night
Doctor :   heart burn
User :   very rarely
User :   but when i tap my tummy, there is a hollow sound...
User :   thats why i felt that there might be gas inside
Doctor :   Are you overweight
User :   NO
User :   I am 6 feet tall
Doctor :   Hollow sound is heard for many reasons
User :   and my weight is around 67.......which is underweight actually
User :   right ?
Doctor :   not for gas
User :   ok..
Doctor :   So do you have burning senasation in stomach
User :   no
User :   But when i burp i feel relieved..
User :   i feel much lighter
User :   when i bur
User :   burp
Doctor :   i feel you are completely normal;
Doctor :   I would suggst you to take Aristozyme syrup
Doctor :   2 to 3 tsp during food
Doctor :   Do you smoke/alcohol
User :   is that medication for digestion ?
User :   i smoke and i drink occasionally..
Doctor :   I think it could be a reason for smoking n drink
User :   that medication is for what purpose ?
Doctor :   For the flatulence you have
User :   that medication is to be taken only during food ?
Doctor :   Decrease your smoking and see if it improves
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   you can take after food also
User :   ok....
Doctor :   thrice daily
User :   ok..
Doctor :   bye
User :   actually, i am worried because
User :   the size of my tummy has increased....
Doctor :   then you have to exercise
User :   Ok...
User :   it was nice talking to you..
User :   thanks
User :   :-)
Doctor :   bye
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