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h pylori symptoms after treatment

A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
35 years experience Gastroenterology
It depends : Usually treating the H pylori does not make symptoms improve. What it will do is help either the gastritis or the ulcer to heal, which can improve sym ... Read More

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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Layth Maolood
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Try different: Usual regimens to treat h pylori could fail and alternative treatments are available. Talk to your doctor.
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Upset stomach: Helicobacter pylori are bacteria that invade stomach, until recent decades scientists did not believe bacteria can exist in acid of stomach, as they ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
You took antibiotics: ...That killed off more that just h.Pylori. Your normal bacterial flora of the gut, both bacterial mass as well as composition, was likely altered. P ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anna Flor Salcedo
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Not necessarily : If you are symptom free, no need to repeat test.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Madonna
21 years experience Family Medicine
H. pylori : At this time, H. pylori does not appear to develop resistance following ineffective treatment. It can be a bit difficult to predict which specific com ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
H Pylori: Hi, Neither Carafate nor Nexium (esomeprazole) eradicates H Pylori, Carafate coats the lining of the stomach therefore protect it from acid, Nexium (e ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
What treatment?: What was the treatment? Who prescribed it? How did the treatment fail if symptoms resolved? It would be prudent to discuss the matter with your doctor ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
61 years experience Family Medicine
Gastritis : You need to try and eat sensibly and not irritate your stomach. It should settle down with sensible eating. Good Luck
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
No.: The jarisch herxheimer reaction is due to a massive release of foreign antigens into the blood. This would not happen with h pylori as the bug is not ... Read More
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