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A 25-year-old male asked:

How can i deal wiith case of acute gastritis in emergency department?

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Dr. Shari Schabowski
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
???: If you go to ED I am sure the doctors will help you to deal with it. Depending on the severity - if mild you could try dietary changes like no alcohol, no smoking, no spicy or greasy foods for a bit. Choose more easily digestable items- bananas, cracker, bread and clear liquids to see if you get relief. In addition OTC Maalox or Zantac (ranitidine) may be helpful but do not choose meds over diet change.

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