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Cramps in upper stomach region, pain between belly button and ribs. History of kidney stones. Treatment?

I have had cramps in my upper stomach region for the past couple of days. Sometimes they are worse, and they get sharper. Physical activity makes it worse and also makes me feel light headed when the pain is bad. The pain is mostly between my belly button and my ribs. I have a healthy diet, drink lots of fluids. I have had kidney stones in the past. I am 20 years old. Also, I have constant bloating .
Asked On : Mon, 11 Feb 2013
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Nephrologist 's  Response
You have a condition called 'Irritable Bowel Syndrome'.For this you need to take Isapgol husk 30gms daily.You may stop junk food consumption,smoking,alcohol,excessive coffee/tea consumption.Include good amount of fresh fruit & salad in your diet.
You have not mentioned whether you still have kidney stones or no.
Answered: Wed, 31 Jul 2013
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Hi, Thanks for using HCM!

Yes, your area of pain suggests APD.
Do few investigations- RFT, USG Abdomen-Pelvis, urine (R & M).
Till reports come, you may start Antacids like ilaprazole, syrup sucralfate, antispasmodics with your doctor's opinion.

Wish you a speedy recovery.
Take care.
Answered: Wed, 31 Jul 2013
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