Flatulence disease is not a disease, but a symptom of a particular disease, or the symptoms may be present certain diseases. If too much air in the intestines of the stomach to be bloated. A little air in the intestine is normal, as the odor that comes out through the anus (fart). Every day we produce an average of 0.5 -1.5 liters of gas in the stomach and causes farts 10 times. Stench flatulence caused by intestinal bacteria, which produce a gas containing sulfur. What is the amount of air in the intestine that make bloated different for each person. Some people have experienced interference with a small amount of gas in the stomach, the other is not as sensitive as that.
Causes of Flatulence
Abdominal bloating can be caused by aerophagia or because the intestine makes a lot of gas. In most cases, harmless and flatulence caused by poor diet. Eating in a hurry cause intestinal gas production more than usual. Type of food / beverages such as soft drinks, coffee, cassava, durian, cabbage, onions, food is too fatty or too sweet can cause flatulence. Stress and anxiety can also cause flatulence. In rare cases, flatulence triggered by drug and food allergies and diseases such as dyspepsia, pancreatic disorders, and constipation.
Diagnosis flatulence by interview and physical examination by a physician. Your doctor may ask you to problems such as stomach pain, vomiting, nausea, diarrhea or constipation, and habits and diet. In addition, doctors can check bowel sounds with a stethoscope. If the suspected cause of flatulence is a disease, further investigation is done. This includes, for example, ultrasound (sonography) abdominal, stool test or a test for allergy / intolerant foods, such as lactose tolerance test.
There are some herbs that can be used to treat flatulence, among others:
20-30 grams of tubers from Kaempferia rotunda L drained, then mashed, pour a cup of hot water, then cover. Once cool, filtered and drunk. Do this twice daily