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what can I take for gastritis pain
A 35-year-old member asked:
23 years experience Pain Management
Gastritis : Oral medications such as Tums and mylanta are still the quickest. Pepcid and zantac (ranitidine) can help stop it and keep it away. If you continue ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Prebiotics: There are no pro or pre biotic recommendations in which they are indicated for gastritis.
A 28-year-old male asked:
35 years experience General Practice
Either: Both are acid reducing medicines of the same generally family called proton pump inhibitors.
Either medication should be effective to help heal your ... Read More
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Both are good: One comment, both Prilosec and Pantoprazole belong to a group called proton pump inhibitors. And as all members of this group can cause diarrhea, and ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
27 years experience Pathology
Weeks likely.: This probably takes weeks to heal because the therapy (h2 receptor blockers/antagonists, antacids) may be administered over a period of several weeks. ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
31 years experience Pathology
Not forever: No single drug cures h. Pylori infection. Treatment involves taking several medications for 7 to 14 days.
A 36-year-old member asked:
25 years experience Family Medicine
Not long: Usually less than a week.
A 58-year-old female asked:
28 years experience Anesthesiology
Change your : Diet and ask your doctor about sucralafate. That might help. Also, avoid nsaids.
A 30-year-old male asked:
50 years experience Cardiology
2 week trial: You could try a 2 week trial of an over-the-counter medication such as omeprazole. However, if symptoms persist or recur, a visit to a gastroenterolo ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Early morning : On empty stomach something like Prevacid (lansoprazole) or Prilosec
A 25-year-old member asked:
34 years experience Urgent Care
Gastritis: Ttry some over the counter antacids such as maalox or tums (calcium carbonate). Some people find relief from a glass of milk or a yogurt, especially ... Read More
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