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Dr. Ramon Colina

Gastroenterology
Sarasota, FL
32 years experience male

Locations

Florida Digestive Health Specialist

Sarasota, FL

Address

7126 Beneva Road, Sarasota, FL
Directions

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Specialties
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Gastroenterology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

14 Answers
1 Agree
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ramon Colina
32 years experience
No relation : No relation between this 2 conditions.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramon Colina
32 years experience
Side effects: No but iit can cause liver damage over time in some patients make sure you are getting liver tests every 3 months.
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramon Colina
32 years experience
IBS: You might have a condition called irritable bowel syndrome and not gastritis. It is a benign condition associated with anxiety or stress. Usually high... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramon Colina
32 years experience
Yes: I could be a variety of things including ischemic colitis , hemorrhoids contact your primary care.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramon Colina
32 years experience
Stones: Still you could developed stones in the bile duct without having your gallbladder, albeit uncommon it is possible. Contact your doctor if pain persist... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ramon Colina
32 years experience
Yes: Yes if she has recurrent symptoms. Possible causes include stomach ulcer, gastritis sometimes caused by a bacteria called helicobacter pylori . Anothe... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramon Colina
32 years experience
See your doctor : You might have a infection due to c. Difficile a bad bacteria that takes over after you kill the good bacteria in your intestines because of the anti... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ramon Colina
32 years experience
No: It should not as long as your are taking medication to heal the ulcer. Avoid too much alcohol, spicy food and medications like aspirin, aleve, (naprox... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramon Colina
32 years experience
Safe : It is safe to use although is not fda approved. It is mostly used to treat gastroparesis or slow stomach emptying . So if you take it for nausea only... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ramon Colina
32 years experience
Probiotics: Yes you can help preventing it taking probiotocs during antibiotic therapy and few weeks afterwards. I like align or florastror you ca get them otc.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramon Colina
32 years experience
Get tested: Hepatitis b is very contagious thru sex so if you had sex before he was treated and comfirmed that is no longer infectious, go ahead and make sure yo... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ramon Colina
32 years experience
Gastroparesis : You might have a condition called gastroparesis or slow enjoying of the stomach. See a GI specialist they will be able to diagnose and treat this con... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramon Colina
32 years experience
GI : Possible causes include cronhs disease causing his symptoms especially if he has multiple bm. Other condition that needs to be rule out is celiac dise... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ramon Colina
32 years experience
Yes you can: Usually these meeds are taken before a meal. If you have acid reflux omeprazoke is better. But you can take them together.

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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Colina is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Colina is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Nov 15, 2014
Great . Dr!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you dr. I do indeed have ibs.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, PR
Graduated 1990MD

Awards

Top Gastroenterologist , Second Place, Florida - Summer
2013
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