Digestive Topics : Gastrointestinal Gas
Everyone has gas in their stomachs and intestines. An excess of gas can be caused by particular foods, carbonated drinks or swallowing air. To learn more about the causes of gastrointestinal gas in children and how it can be controlled, download the GIKids Fact Sheet on Gastrointestinal Gas.
IMPORTANT REMINDER: This information from the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN) is intended only to provide general information and not as a definitive basis for diagnosis or treatment in any particular case. It is very important that you consult your doctor about your specific condition.