Ginger, typically used to relieve stomach pain, suppresses genes and enzymes that cause bloat, according to several studies.
Bilberries, a northern European blueberry cousin, may prevent bloat-causing inflammation.
Enjoy hibiscus tea and watch your dog slowly deflate.
Fennel, or foeniculum vulgare, fights inflammation, according to research.
Feeling blimp-sized? Heat lemon tea to relieve bloating. What makes it strong? Dimonene, the main component of citrus peel oil, is often in the brew.
The extract has been used as a diuretic since ancient times, although there were no scientific studies until recently.