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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
Your test of cure: You are needing to make the system medication free so you can have your test of cure to be sure the h pylori bacteria Ian's gone if you are on the med ... Read More

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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Bendezu
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Medications: H pylori is usually treated with a combination of several antibiotics as well as other medications. Your doctor will be able to give you the right com ... Read More
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Dr. Julie Chao
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H. Pylori Medicine: Such as Prilosec or Omeprazole. Some antibiotics can also be used to treat the H. Pylori infection.
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Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
NOT a "simple answer: The eradication of H Pylori often requires three medications a PPI ( like Pepcid) and two antibiotics This is NOT a "simple" problem and often requir ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
26 years experience Gastroenterology
Antibiotics: There are several antibiotic regimens which, along with acid suppression, have been proven to eradicated h.Pylori with 70-90% success rates.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Unclear question: H pylori may be asymptomatic, may cause gastritis, peptic ulcer and stomach cancer. See this site for more info. http://www.webmd.com/digestive-disor ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
H. Pylori: Chronic gastritis, ulcers & cancer stomach.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Helicobacter pylori: H. pylori is a bacterium which commonly infects the mucus layer in the stomach. It can cause chronic inflammation of the lining of the stomach, and ov ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Treat the H.pylori: H.Pylori status is checked with the intention of treating the infection to eradication, when found. Household contacts that are co-infected (fecal-or ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
High; its everywhere: H.Pylori status is checked with the intention of treating the infection to eradication, when found. Some strains of h.Pylori may increase your risk o ... Read More

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