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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Silent stomach ulcer: Not always. Ulcers may not hurt if they are due to ongoing use of nsaid's that patients take for their "pain killer" property. Sometimes ulcers in t ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Erosion: Of the epithelium of the stomach .Usually from acid. Likely will have burning pain on eating. Usually treated with antacids or proton pump inhibitors
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Kessler
14 years experience Family Medicine
Many causes: Aside from commonly used medication such as nsaids (ibuprofen/motrin/aleve) and aspirin, smoking and alcohol use, you should also be evaluated for a b ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Stomach ulcer can be cured by......Zantac/ Prilosec etc. If Pylory infection is the cause...it can be cleared by 2-3wks of antibiotic combo.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Find the cause: Find the cause, such as infection, and treat the cause of the problem.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
See doctor.: Have you seen a doctor or a GI specialist and have you been scoped. If not you need to see one and get a definitive diagnosis then you can be treated. ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. You Sung Sang
30 years experience Gastroenterology
Find the cause: The most common cause of stomach ulcers are certain medication such as aspirin & NSAIDs. If discontinuation is not an option, taking an acid suppr ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
If you have a: diagnosed ulcer you may wish to avoid alcohol & tobacco as well as coffee, black tea, soda, Peppermint/spearmint tea, citrus juices, foods with cr ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Teitel
41 years experience Gastroenterology
Abdominal Pain: Nausea, vomiting are some of the vely symptoms. Ulcers can also be relatively painless, and present just as bleeding. Stools can become black, tarry ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
19 years experience Family Medicine
PPI's and avoidance: Ulcers if bleeding can be treated if they are cauterized during endoscopy. But basic way to treat ulcer is with meds called ppi's- this is nexium, pr ... Read More
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