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

Digestive Disorders Message Board

Bolivia messed up my stomach

Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 10-29-2007, 07:45 PM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Washington DC
Posts: 12
cableboy HB User
Bolivia messed up my stomach

Late September I traveled through Bolivia. By October 1st I was experiencing symptoms that are still with me today. They are: burping, very loud stomach rumbling, flatulence (usually non smelly), random cramping, and loose stools (but no watery diarrhea). I've had no symptoms outside of my digestive system. I have only been able to pin down that coffee and lactose makes the symptoms worse. I haven't lost any weight and am eating almost whatever I want.

Two weeks ago I saw a doctor in argentina. She gave me cipro but it did absolutely nothing. I think it's a parasite. I read those usually resolve on their own but it's been a month. Suggestions? If I was at home I'd see a doctor in a second but i'm hesitant to see one here.

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 10-29-2007, 08:12 PM   #2
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Washington State
Posts: 396
sam78 HB User
Re: Bolivia messed up my stomach

You might try some culturelle or lactobacillus. They are suppose to aid in fighting bugs in your digestive tract.

Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Have to lower my cholesterol with already bad stomach rose620 Digestive Disorders 1 03-30-2010 01:14 PM
messed up stomach Garn Digestive Disorders 9 04-03-2006 08:43 AM
My sleep is really messed up!!!! kehorner Sleep Disorders 5 11-18-2005 08:24 AM
I feel i messed up on, asking her out and first kiss. It should have been romantic. kdes Relationship Health 11 05-18-2005 11:31 AM
Is is still withdrawals or am I messed up. Help! Bruin Depression 125 11-22-2004 08:43 AM
Not full facial Hair...Is this messed up? aaron7 Men's Health 11 10-03-2004 09:52 PM
Lexapro .... 4 weeks in..........NOW MESSED UP??? byrdleg Panic Disorders 9 05-30-2004 11:50 AM
I Think I Messed up my Sleeping Habits HueJazz Sleep Disorders 3 04-07-2004 10:03 PM
Percocet = messed up stomach? Shmigelz Addiction & Recovery 1 08-24-2003 04:35 PM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

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 05:53 AM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
© 1998-2018 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!