Why does my stomach hurt after eating Chinese food?

I did some research and what I was directed towards was that I was experiencing Chinese Restaurant Syndrome, but I ruled this out because not all symptoms matched mine. Usually I order the same thing: chow mein, beef & broccoli, and spring rolls, and the serving portion is fairly decent. I mention the serving... show more I did some research and what I was directed towards was that I was experiencing Chinese Restaurant Syndrome, but I ruled this out because not all symptoms matched mine. Usually I order the same thing: chow mein, beef & broccoli, and spring rolls, and the serving portion is fairly decent. I mention the serving portion because, after 30 minutes or so since I ate, my stomach begins to hurt as if it’s empty. My mouth begins to salivate, possibly in response to my feeling of hunger, and this pain of feeling starved makes me a bit nauseous.
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