A member asked:

2 days i felt pain in my upper abdomen,burning,swollen,and back pain. i had diarrhea and nausea as well. dr gave me omerprazole. but is it gastritis?

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Dr. John Feola answered

Specializes in Internal Medicine

R/O GASTROENTERITIS: R/O gastroenteritis: the symptoms you describe are consistent with this. You need to rest push fluids 64-80 oz/Dy. If symptoms persist you need to be examined and have labs checked and stool for Giardia/lactoferin/blood& H pylori the ulcer causing bacteria. Labs : : Amylase/lipase/B12/VITD/Folic Acid. Pepto Bismal and Acrivated Charcoal will slow down the diarrhea.. As you restart diet stay GF

Answered 5/9/2015



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