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Stomach ache because Food Poisoning

Answered by: Dr Sashini Seeni

Last Updated: September 9, 2021 9:23 PM

Anonymous 2 months

Hi, Im a Man, 26 this year. I want ask. I have food poison on few days back. But im still got a symptoms like burp, my stomach feel bloated and sometimes fart. Before this I consult with clinic doctor and they give me activate charcoal capsules, medicine for diherria and dehydrated salt. Can I know if I buy probiotics to counter the symptoms? and what other medicine that can be use for counter it?

Dr Sashini Seeni 2 months
General Practitioner

Hello, thank you for your enquiry.

For your information, after recover from food poisoning, certain individual will experience bloating sensation, abdominal discomfort, cramp or so for up to 10 days. This is because the food poisoning event have had causes some degree irritation and damage to the intestinal linings, leads to poor digestive function. It will take some times for the gastrointestinal functions to fully recover.

You may consume probiotics to ease your problem. However, the medications your doctor prescribed should be sufficient for your condition. Do take some times for the medications to function and for your body to recover.

If you still have queries about your condition, you may refer to your doctor or contact us for an online consultation for further assistance as well.

Thank you, we hope our answer has been helpful.

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Last Updated: Thu Sep 09 2021 21:23:38 GMT+0800 (Malaysia Time)
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