|English and Malay|
|Our doctors can help you in both languages|
|All doctors at DoctorOnCall are registered with Health Ministry of Malaysia|
|Your data is safe and will not be revealed to any parties|
|Quick and Efficient|
|All queries will be answered by doctors in a quick and efficient manner|
Answered by: Dr Sashini Seeni
I am a male 68 years old
For the past 3 weeks, I have gas pain and a lot of gas, causing pain, nausea, fullness and dizziness. Maalox, Motilium and Buscopan did not help. Accompanied by tiredness and constipation. Had to rely on a stool softener and dulcolax to get stool moving. Not on any other medication.
Took my BP: 173/6 Pulse 84
Blood sugar: 6.9 No Fasting
Thank you sir for contacted us. I am happy to help you with your current condition.
For your information, gas is a part of normal digestive process. Gas pain easily occured when eating foods that more likely to produce gas or change in eating habit. Certain medical conditions also make your gas pain more severe like celiac disease. There are also other symptoms that commonly accompanied gas pain such as:
Your symptoms most likely to be caused by your primary complaint which is gas pain. I am advicing you to get a proper medical examination and consultation at hospital or clinic to get a right diagnosis. Looking at the BP and sugar reading that you did at home, I cannot conclude your real condition as we cannot 100% reliable on that result because many factors must be consider.
About constipation, there are few steps to help with your constipation other than medications:
Concerning to your age, there are multiple conditions that might cause gas pain in elderly. There are also other medical conditions that need to be excluded based on your symptoms. I hope you can get a proper examinations at nearest health facilities to know more about your condition. You also can contact us at (DoctorOnCall) to speak with our Doctors in a private conversation. Thank you.