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can someone tell me how to get rid of a stomach ache fast?

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Dr. Jalal Zuberi
44 years experience Pediatrics
Stomachache relief: Since stomach aches can be caused by several things. Viruses, infections, anxiety, indigestion, reactions to medications, u can try temp relief with OTC meds like Alka Seltzer, Pepto or Rolaids. Check temp. If febrile, it may be due to infection, usually a stomach flu, which requires plenty of fluids, bland diet and rest. If pain persists consider urgent care to r/o med condition like Appendix
Answered on May 14, 2014

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