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

Excessive sweating and stomach pain. Felt hot while driving. Normal there after. Suggestion?

Hi... I am a 43 year old female. Tonight, I left my house to drive to the store (about 8 miles). I felt fine when I left. About three miles down the road, I got a pain in my stomach... it felt as though all of me organs were in a vacuum sealer and being squeezed. By the time I reached the store, I was sure I had the flu... Terrible squeezing pain in my stomach, nausea, and I was hot and literally dripping sweat. I couldn't even stand upright, from the pain. After I left the store, I tried leaning my seat down to lay down... rolled down the windows... but couldn't relieve the sweating and pain. I spit up, twice, and my glasses were fogged. I finally decided to drive home, with the pain remaining steady as I drove. When I parked and got out of the car, I felt fine. Other than the fact that my hair and clothes are drenched, there is no sign I was ever ill. I feel great. What could it be?
Asked On : Wed, 9 Oct 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  19
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
General & Family Physician 's  Response
From history it seems that you might be having stomach virus giving rise to spasmodic stomach pain and due to pain you got all other symptoms like sweating etc.
As now you are alright, no medicine required.
If pain is there, take antispasmodic tablet like Dicyclomine.
Take light diet.
Take plenty of water.
Ok and take care.
Answered: Wed, 9 Oct 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© 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