Why Do My Burps Taste like Rotten Eggs?

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Burps that taste like rotten eggs are known as sulphur burps. It comes from hydrogen sulphide (H2S) which is a gas that originates from sulphur-containing proteins in some foods after they have been broken down in the small intestine or stomach by sulphur-reducing microbes. The microbes may be pathogenic bacteria or normal intestinal bacteria.
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It smells like that because your food is being digested and when you burp, your stomach acid (that has broken down other foods) lets the smell out. And it doesn't only smell like
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food poison or stomache virus.
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It is very likely something you ate. Did you eat eggs yesterday? If
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Not Medical Advice. To get rid of smelly burps, avoid eating a very large meal at once. Drinking lots of water is the best remedy. report this answer. Updated on Thursday, February
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