Excessive and extremely smelly flatulence

Patient : Hey, my husband is 27 years old and he has really bad excessive flatulence. He farts every other minute and it smells worse than anything I have ever smelled before. It really effects both of our lives as I do not want to sit with him when we have meals or sleep in the same room anymore. Not only I notice it, also other people have mentioned that this can not be normal anymore. Of course the social aspect is important but also there might be a medical issue connected to this whole excessive flatulence thing. It would be great if you could give us an idea what the matter might be and what we can do against it. Thanks, Janina and husband
Doctor :   This question is currently in queue and will be answered shortly by one of our doctors. In the meantime you may browse our library of answered questions by clicking here.

Related Q&A

Q: I was taking 75mg of Effexor for3 months. I( told my Dr. I wanted to stop it. He was annoyed at me and told me to t...

Q: Can I take keto os when pregnant. I am 5 weeks. Keto os is therapeutic ketones. The company Prüvit claims it is safe

Q: Concerned about chances of contracting hiv. after recent sexual encounters, even though protected. There has been a c...

Q: I have been taking .25 MG of klonopln in the morning and .25 MG of klonopln at night for 5 years. I missed 3 consecu...

Q: I have been having pain in my left cheek, jaw under the mandible and down left side of neck. the pain seems to throb ...

 
DOCTOR ADVISORY BOARD
218

Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician
173

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician
138

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist
98

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon
CNN
BBC
MSNBC
CBS
abcNews
FoxNews