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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
35 years experience Medical Oncology
Can't tell : Can't talk about treatment until your diagnosis is made. My advise: first go see your family doctor and let him do the workup. Second, if you noticed ... Read More

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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
17 years experience Pain Management
Not as well : Can try sucralfate.
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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: How was the diagnosis made?Depending on presence of h pylori or not, you may need in addition antibiotics. Avoid nsaids and smoking . The brief diagno ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Alternative: Sounds like you have given conventional therapy a fair trial. A therapy I think worth looking into is Bovine Colostrum
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hien Tran
Dr. Hien Tran answered
15 years experience Pediatrics
No: Those are medication to prevent gastritis, if u r still having symptoms it could be u r not uncontrolled with those ppi or it could be more serious li ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
LPR: Unlike GERD, LPR may not respond to PPI medications. True globus has an anxiety and stress component and if it's a significant symptom for you, stres ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohit Bansal
20 years experience Family Medicine
Dietary modification: It might take few months before full effect but need more information. Where you dx with H pylori? Also remember couple of important points 1. Dietary ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristel Hunt
23 years experience Hepatology
You sure no Hp?: on biopsy or serologies? nodular gastritis, especially in young women, is most commonly associated with h pylori. are your symptoms any better on th ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Rocamboli
18 years experience Family Medicine
Pepcid (famotidine): Try adding some Pepcid (famotidine) 20mg and follow up with gastroenterology. There may be an underlying cause that needs to be managed.
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A 68-year-old female asked:
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Time: Sounds like they have the issue worked out and are doing the right things. You can try small frequent meals that are bland. No milk or calcium contai ... Read More

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