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Flatulence (Gas)

Question:

If known, what caused excessive gas for you? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: llynn, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: June 24

I gave up coffee, tea, eggs, and dairy products, especially coffee in the morning, which caused excessive gas. I am careful with bread and processed food. This diet works for me and my digestion is well under control now.

Comment from: Benjy136, 75 or over Male (Caregiver) Published: February 20

Since the early 1900s, the balance of good and bad microbes in the gut have been known to govern gut condition. When ignorant doctors prescribe antibiotics that kill both, the bad return faster than the good, causing more distress than before. It has been proven for over 100 years, yet big pharma continues to ignore it and continues to make billions with their antacid and pump suppressor medicines, making proper digestion impossible.

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Grace, E. et al. "Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth." Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2013;38(7):674-688.

Johnson, D. A. "Belching, Bloating, and Flatus: Helping the Patient Who Has Intestinal Gas." Medscape. Oct 07, 2010.
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