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How can abdominal bloating and breathing difficulty be treated?

Hello, I have had occasional trouble with food seeming to get struck for a while like bread or meat, but evidentially goes down and haven t thought a whole lot about it until last Thurs eve after going out to dinner when I believe I got food poisoning. Within 3 hours I spur of the moment had to get to the bathroom for what I thought was just diarrhea and ended up vomiting violently what also looked like diarrhea and this went on for a few hours and am concerned that maybe something got ruptured. Now, still 4 days later, I am still bloated like a pregnant women, slight trouble breathing after I eat something and still very bloated and uncomfortable. I have ate very little in the last few days. I am 65 years old relatively good health but am overweight, but not obese
Sat, 14 Jul 2018
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I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.
The conditions that you have or the symptoms that is all due to dyspepsia most of the time infection and acid peptic disease are the main causes for this, initially these can be treated with Omeprazole and Amoxicillin, try to avoid the heavy meal, spicy meal, oily food, have more vegetable diet, drink plenty off water.
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