The most common cause of flatulence is irritable bowel syndrome.
It occurs as a result of stress and malnutrition.
Also, the doctors revealed a hereditary predisposition to this disease.
But there are other diseases that cause it.
The causes of flatulence
In order to understand how to get rid ofFlatulence, you need to find out why it arose. There can be several. The first is irritable bowel syndrome. Flatulence in this case can cause the use of foods that cause increased gas production. It can be fruit - apples, pears, grapes, plums, legumes - peas, corn, fatty meat, rye bread and pastries. They very often cause flatulence with a strong unpleasant odor. Will help get rid of it only diet. In the diet, you need to introduce more protein products, as well as fiber, which helps the proper assimilation of food.
At a doctor's appointment, tell me how oftenThere are attacks of flatulence, what smell they are accompanied, what products contribute to their onset and cessation. All this will help the doctor diagnosing the disease.
The second reason for the appearance of an unpleasant odor andFlatulence - an intestinal infection. It can be rotavirus, influenza, dysentery, etc. Especially should be alerted if there is a smell of rotten eggs or flatulence accompanied by severe pain in the stomach, vomiting, diarrhea. In addition to infectious diseases, this can be a sign of serious poisoning, in which it is necessary to rinse the stomach and inject various solutions into the bloodstream.
The third cause of flatulence is the defeat of the subtleIntestines or stomach. These can be polyps, ulcerative colitis, etc. In order to make an accurate diagnosis, the doctor will prescribe a test - a colonoscopy, irrigoscopy or gastroscopy. These procedures are not very pleasant, but they will allow you to accurately determine the disease and choose the right method of treatment.
It is noted that the elimination of flatulence in the symptom of the irritated bowel is promoted by yoga and swimming.
How to treat flatulence
After identifying the causes of flatulence, the doctor will appointtreatment. In the case of the irritated bowel symptom, this is a fairly strict diet, as well as sedatives, cognitive behavioral therapy and hypnosis conducted under the supervision of the therapist. When intestinal infections are prescribed absorbent drugs - Smectu, activated charcoal, as well as more serious drugs that can kill harmful bacteria in the intestines. In pathogenic lesions of the stomach and small intestine, medicamentous treatment is performed, in serious cases - surgical intervention.