Causes And Treats Stomach Cramps?
afternoon, I want to ask if you have stomach cramps, what are the best foods to eat?
Hello sister Via,
Abdominal cramps can be caused by various things, such as: Menstruation, which is due to uterine contractions and constriction of blood vessels. Cramps due to contraction of the abdominal muscles after exercising to train the muscles. Infections such as urinary tract infections in the lower abdomen accompanied by burning pain when urinating. Cramps due to bowel movement disorders in a state of ileus or constipation. Cramps due to stomach ulcers
Initial treatment measures that can be taken, such as taking paracetamol, if cramping pain interferes with activities or if the stomach feels hot, can take antacids. Foods that can be consumed such as warm nutritious foods such as chicken soup with vegetables, soft foods such as porridge or team rice. Avoid fatty foods or cold foods. compress the stomach with warm water. Avoid massaging the stomach because it has the potential to cause movement disorders and twisted intestines.
If symptoms do not improve, or are accompanied by fever, bleeding, pain that is getting worse, abdominal bloating and tension, you must immediately see a doctor, the doctor will perform a physical examination of the abdomen, blood hematology, electrolytes, routine urine, if necessary will be directed to an X-ray examination. or abdominal ultrasound. so that it can find the source of the cause and treatment can be more specific such as treatment of stomach ulcers with antacids and a combination of antihistamines or proton pump inhibitor class drugs, digestive supplements with enzymes, probiotics or other supplements for bowel movements. Electrolyte correction if necessary. may be useful