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A 72-year-old male asked:

What can be done to prevent/heal a duodenal bleeding ulcer (no h-pylori). taking 40mg prilosec daily & iron. no nsaids, alcohol? any food/supplement?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. David Kam
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 37 years experience
Other medication: Carafate can be added to coat the ulcers
Dr. Amitha Aravapally
A US doctor answeredLearn more
Diet: Eat regular meals, avoid irritants like smoking alchohol and spicy food. Avoid nsaids like ibuprofen, naproxen, aspirin etc

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