Many symptoms concerning the stomach may be related to the digestive system. Constipation
and gas can cause abdominal discomfort and pain.
Certain viruses may also cause stomach cramps
. Abdominal tightness or pain may be caused by impacted bowels, inflammation of the appendix
or a host of other less common condition.
If you experience abdominal tightness or pain pay attention to details such as when the symptom began, whether it occured or gradually and whether it is localized or general. Also examine recent activity , such as strennous exercise or other activity along with eating and bowel habits.
When abdominal tightness is caused by constipation, you can take a laxative.
Drinking plenty of water along with fiber rich foods can help regulate the digestive system.
The presence of other symptoms in addition to abdominal discomfort indicate the need to see a Doctor.