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Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Compounding pharmacy: Some of your local pharmacies that routinely compound medications may be able to obtain it for you with a doctor's prescription. Good luck--

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See below: Gastroparesis is a dysfunctional movement dysorder caused by diseases of the nerves and/or muscles of the GI tract.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Enrique Molina
34 years experience in Gastroenterology
Diet: small frequent meals, low in fat. drink plenty of fluids control your sugars if you are diabetic get your thyroid checked
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience in Radiology
See below:: Only one single study has assessed the prevalence of gastroparesis. Based on clinical records, about 30 per 100, 000 persons will have sought medical ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience in Gastroenterology
Dietary first: Unfortunately there is no great treatment for gastroparesis, if there is an underlying cause, such as diabetes blood glucose control may help. Best m ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience in Gastroenterology
Yes: Or patients with at least symptomatic gastroparesis may have periods of being asymptomatic and other times have symptoms.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Treat Gastroparesis: Gastroparesis means a slow-emptying stomach. Causes may be mechanical (obstruction, or the stomach outlet narrowed from healing of past inflammation, ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
34 years experience in Gastroenterology
Gastroparesis Rx: Diet: avoid roast beef, stringy foods (celery, asparagus, cabbage etc.) careful use of rotating medications and never daily. I alternate Erythromycin ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vivek Huilgol
34 years experience in Gastroenterology
Gastroparesis Dx: The 'gold standard' is a radiology study called a 'gastric emptying study'. That being said, certain conditions identified during upper endoscopy can ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nika Ferdowsi
Specializes in Family Medicine
Gastroparesis: Gastroparesis is a condition in which food does not progress down the GI tract. It remains undigested in the stomach where it can cause symptoms like ... Read More
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