It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Diet & Nutrition Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 06-02-2001, 03:30 PM   #1
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Posts: 28
katnattoo HB User
Post Not sure if this is the right board for this, but

It seems lately whever I eat anything that is really full of sodium, it upsets my stomach and makes me feel like throwing up. Last week, I ate a ton of potato chips (along with other stuff, not just chips) and I felt sick for 3 days. This also happens when I eat ramen or any of those other oriental soups that have almost 1000 mg of sodium. Does anyone else do this? Is it really the sodium that's causing the problem? If this is not the right board for this question, please let me know where to go. Thanks!

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 06-03-2001, 06:26 AM   #2
rosarobin
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Post

If it makes you sick........ STOP eating it! All that junk-food is bad for you, but you already know that! Eat an apple or a carrot for a snack and you'll feel better. (some grandmotherly advice - LOL)

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 06-03-2001, 02:42 PM   #3
Member
(female)
 
Join Date: May 2001
Location: SC
Posts: 83
lakelog HB User
Wink

Could maybe you have an ulcer and the salt is upsetting it enough to the point that you feel sick? Does antacids help calm the feeling down?

 
Old 06-03-2001, 03:37 PM   #4
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Posts: 28
katnattoo HB User
Post

I do take Pepcid or Tagament occasionally when this happens. I know that I shouldn't eat junk food and I usually don't. Chips are my weakness! The Pepcid is helpful. I never thought about an ulcer, what are other symptoms of having one? Thanks!

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Not sure if this is the right Board But here we go. Jeepspeak Pregnancy 0 11-03-2009 06:50 AM
Wasn't sure if I was in love, cheated on gf, then realized I really do love her Branman Relationship Health 65 08-13-2008 01:41 PM
Not sure if he is being dishonest again circles2007 Relationship Health 16 10-25-2007 08:06 PM
New Member--not sure if I am doing this right. need RSDS support!! lisa548 Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) 5 08-03-2007 09:04 PM
Not quite sure what to do. SendMeAnAngel Relationship Health 6 02-12-2007 06:27 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:40 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!