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vitamin c for gastritis

A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
A lot faster with Rx: Unless there are other inciting risks to inflammation in your stomach (like h.Pylori, tobacco, too liberal alcohol, Aspirin or other nsaid's, etc.) yo ... Read More
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lewis Hassell
38 years experience Pathology
Gastritis: Certain forms of gastritis destroy cells that secrete intrinsic factor which is essential for absorption of vitamin B12. This can also alter th pH in ... Read More
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience Preventive Medicine
Depends: On which vitamins. Oddly enough gerd is often related to loss of acid rather than an excess and taking betaine stimulates acid secretion. It helps to ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
What kind do U have?: The suffix "itis" means "inflammation". The prefix "gastro" means "stomach." the term "gastritis" thus means an "inflamed stomach." The term is oft ... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Supplements: Are you sure you can't eat any fresh fruits and vegetables. Gastritis/pud could be exacerbated by citrus but what about bananas, avocado, carrots for ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience Psychiatry
Gastritis, Stress: I understand your concern Gastritis can be due to: Long-term use of Aspirin, ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) and Naproxen (Aleve, Anaprox) Excessive alcoho ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Possible: It is easy to ascertain if you have vitamin B12 deficiency with a blood test. Have a healthy diet, exercise 30 minutes/day, drink plenty of water, hav ... Read More
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Diet: Diet with foods with Iron is a great way to absorb Iron. Good sources of Iron include shellfish, spinach, legumes, red meat, pumpkin seeds, quinoa, t ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Sure: Hypertension, gender, and age are not contraindications to consuming vitamin c. The only question I have as to why she'd want to do it. It does not ha ... Read More
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Dr. Michio Abe
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Not indicated: It is not necessary for an otherwise healthy male in late 20s to take a vitamin c supplement. But it woudn't hurt take some within reason. It would be ... Read More
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