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15 Jul 2008

Tummy ache
For a while now every now and then about twice a month or so i get a tummy ache - i dont know how else to explain it. It's mostly at night and it feels as if my pajama pants are to tight....(trust me they are not, i've just lost 15kilos)

Ive even taken them off but the feeling stays. But its definately exactly where your pants's belt would sit and more to the right side than the left or middle.

I take buscopan and it helps but the last two nights it has not....

What could it be? Could I at the age of 41 got to a stage that it's because of eating meat at about 6.30 at night or something like that?

Thanking you as always

Love Mom
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CyberDoc
cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear MOM
It sounds to me as if you develop a bloated colon at times, but it could also be due to a tender liver or even gall stones or a kidney problem, so it needs to be examined to be sure, especially if Buscopan does not help. It should not be due to diet – as you probably do not eat exactly the same food every night?
Dr Bets
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