A 36-year-old male asked:
I've been drinking heavy last 4 days have a hx of gastritis take nexium (esomeprazole) qd now abd feels full a bit nauseous no vomiting abd seems swollen, gastritis?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Gastroenterology 39 years experience
Alcohol is poison: There is little nutritional value to alcohol. You're learning too much alcohol will hurt you--both acutely & over a prolonged exposure. Yes, you may have recurrent gastritis, but your symptoms are worrisome for alcohol-induced pancreatitis and/or hepatitis. Get evaluated, & please stop drinking!
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Last updated Jan 27, 2017
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