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Frequent flatulence, regular meals at correct times, no food allergies. Treatment ?

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Hi, Greetings. I am getting Flatulence very often and that too when i am at home. I have this problem for the last one year. Please suggest me suitably to overcome this problem.

My age is 33 and am a software consultant.

I eat regular meals at 8.30 am, 1.00 pm and 8.00 pm.
I have not visited any doctor for this problem. I have no allergies to any food.

Posted Tue, 17 Apr 2012 in Digestion and Bowels
Answered by Dr. Nitin Rao 19 hours later
Thanks for the query.

Flatulence is normal for all individuals as a certain amount of gas is produced in our intestine on a daily basis, however I believe it is larger in amount and that concerns you.

I would suggest :
1. Exercise on a daily basis.
2. Eat more of fresh fruits and vegetable (especially greens).
3. Reduce intake of lentils (dals) if you can
4. Have a tea spoon of SAUF (not the one coated with sugar) after every meal.

Hope this solves your problem.
Take care
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