A 22-year-old female asked:
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im 22have gastronitis/gerd. whenever i drink alcohol or even sip a small amount i get the worst jitters with some stomach pain. what may be the cause?

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Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience Psychiatry
Alcohol Gastritis: I understand your discomfort. Alcohol is one of the major triggers for Gastritis. It is likely that Alcohol use in the past contributed to or exacerbated stomach pain Alcohol can aggravate GERD. See Gastroenterologist for Diagnosis of Gastritis and GERD ;Treatment. See Psychiatrist for Therapy to cope with the stresses in life, use of Alcohol and its effects on your functioning; attend AA Meetings
Answered on Apr 8, 2016
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