Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
157 Doctors are Online

Reason for coughing and sneezing after eating?

User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by

Gastroenterologist, Surgical
Practicing since : 1986
Answered : 38 Questions
This is problem faced by one of my friend. He says that as soon as he finish his meals he get coughing and sneezing. he make all kind of diffrent sounds after eating.
And also i want to knw how to flaten the stomach?
Posted Wed, 15 May 2013 in Digestion and Bowels
Answered by Dr. Radhakrishna Patta 39 minutes later

Thanks for the query.

Making all sorts of vague noises after food intake may suggest indicate reflux disease which is characterized by a loose valve between the food pipe and stomach.

Your friend will require a consultation with a gastroenterologist and an endoscopy test. Following these he may need to take some medication and life style changes.

Regarding flattening of the stomach, it's difficult to comment without actually seeing the patient. However dietary restriction, abdominal exercises and rarely surgery are the options of treatment.

Hope this answers your query. Let me know if you have need clarifications.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask a Gastroenterologist

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor