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

General Health Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-28-2004, 01:55 PM   #1
Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 2
Hatch_372 HB User
Help with ongoing stomach pain

One week ago, possibly a bit more, I started to experience intense periods of sickness in the stomach, where I would suddenly go very pale and loose appetite. I wouldn't actually throw up, infact I wouldn't really do anything much, albiet the occasional bit of explosive bottom (but this wouldn't usually happen, infact occasionly I'm constipated). I thought it was nothing to worry about, because it's probably just a stomach bug. Now, it's still here and the pain is getting close to unbearable. I noticed a tinge of red in my stools today (yuck).
I also suffer from anxiety, so I'm probably blowing this way out of proportion, I just get a little worked up. If anyone could comment, that would be brilliant.

FYI, I eat healthy foods. I get 5 servings of fruit and vegetables a day, and I don't eat meat so it couldn't possibly be a meat releated issue.

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 11-28-2004, 02:35 PM   #2
Senior Member
Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: USA
Posts: 250
Sugar64 HB User
Re: Help with ongoing stomach pain

Hi there...sorry to hear about your stomach pains. The anxiety probably has a lot to do with it. I have anxiety as well, and whenever it's been really bad, it has affected my stomach to the point of feeling queasy, no appetite, pains, loose bowels....not a lot of good stuff going on there! However, I would recommend seeing your doctor about the blood in your stools, especially with the pain worsening, just to be on the safe side. Do you take any anti-anxiety meds? If not, this may be a good thing to look into, to help get it under control. Hang in there, and I hope you're feeling better soon.

Sponsors Lightbulb
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
In Desperate Need of HELP! PLEASE read my story... Zoe26 Acid Reflux / GERD 46 01-14-2011 08:01 PM
Pain Clinics, do they really help?????GRRRR dolejaly Chronic Pain 3 04-22-2009 02:45 PM
LPR Mucus on Right Side Again....Help! CharBerry Acid Reflux / GERD 13 11-08-2008 07:43 PM
It's been a year and a many dr's, same answer, ANXIETY. Please help anders15 Anxiety 4 09-10-2008 01:41 PM
Burning and Nausea! Please help! I'm really, really scared! Hamilton92 Digestive Disorders 6 10-10-2007 12:42 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 12:26 PM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2015 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!