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Gas, burping, or bloating is common after you swallow air, eat foods
that cause gas, or drink carbonated beverages. This is normal and usually can
be helped by making some simple changes.
The amount of gas that different foods cause varies from person to
person. Examples of gas-producing foods are:
Gas, burping, or bloating after eating or drinking also may be caused
by an inability to:
Your doctor can check your symptoms to find out what is causing them
and recommend treatment. Treatment may include changes in your diet, medicine
to replace digestive enzymes and help reduce symptoms, and nutritional
supplements such as iron.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency MedicineAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerH. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
Current as ofMay 27, 2016
Current as of:
May 27, 2016
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
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