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Do you have any of the following symptoms? If you do, evaluate those symptoms first.

  • Chest pain: Go to the topic Chest Pain.
  • Abdominal pain or cramping: Go to the topic Abdominal Pain, Age 12 and Older or Abdominal Pain, Age 11 and Younger.
  • Vomiting: Go to the topic Nausea and Vomiting, Age 4 and Older or Vomiting, Age 3 and Younger.
  • Diarrhea: Go to the topic Diarrhea, Age 12 and Older or Diarrhea, Age 11 and Younger.
  • Constipation: Go to the topic Constipation, Age 12 or Older or Constipation, Age 11 and Younger.
  • Black or bloody stool: Go to the topic Rectal Problems.
  • Your baby seems to be having trouble with abdominal gas: Go to the topic: Crying, Age 3 and Younger.

Do you have burping and difficulty swallowing?

Do you think a medicine or supplement is causing your symptoms?

Do you have burping with abdominal fullness or indigestion?

Do you have abdominal fullness or bloating?

Do you have a problem with hiccups?

Do you have gas, burping, or bloating that begins after eating or drinking?

Have you had gas, burping, or bloating and a poor appetite or unexplained weight loss?

Other Symptoms to Watch For

Do you have any of the following symptoms? If you do, evaluate those symptoms first.


WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

Last Updated: July 12, 2011
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