A 25-year-old female asked:
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my mom has h.pylori bacteria. she took antibiotics for a few days but it made her sick. then she took nexium (esomeprazole) for several years. any natural therapies?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
None.: None that work. H. Pylori is a pretty resistant organism and usually requires a concerted antibiotic attack.
Answered on Nov 17, 2012

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