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Feeling bloated all the time and sometimes i burp phlegm

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feeling bloated all the time and sometimes i burp phlegm
Submitted: 5 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 5 days ago.

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
How long has this been going on?

Have you had any tests or studies to evaluate this?

And are you treating it in any way?

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
no and it has been nearly 3 months
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 5 days ago.

Any fever or abdominal pain or problems with bowel movements?

Customer: replied 4 days ago.
abdominal pain and for bowel movement i go once a week or twice atmost
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 4 days ago.

Thanks

There are two possibilities here--

Irritable bowel syndrome

An H pylori bacterial stomach infection

For now I suggest oral probiotics, a tablespoon of apple cider vinegar in a glass of water twice a day, Nexium or Pepcid AC and omega 3 fatty acids supplements

But you should see your doctor about this to determine if you need a course of oral antibiotics

Please let me know if you need any more information