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Bloating Pain From Beer, Peanuts, Cheese

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I have never had this condition before. About a week ago I had an immediate bloating reaction from half a beer, and thought that I was having a bowel movement. I tried to go to the bathroom but couldn't. I then had diarrhea from that point on. I still have the same immediate reaction to beer, and have found that it also happens after eating peanuts or cheese, although it takes about an hour longer with these. Otherwise I feel completely normal, but still have diarrhea.

Anybody know what this might be?
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replied May 15th, 2017
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. Beer irritates bowel in some patients and is a trigger. You should get evaluated for irritable bowel syndrome and get some work up to sort out other differentials. Our IBS health center will help sort out diet lifestyle adjustments.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care

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