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i have antral gastritis from egd no h pylori. i think it started from antibiotics i took with out food, im on zantac 300 mg 2 a day.how long 2 heal?

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Dr. HENRY THOMAS DU PLOOY
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14 days: I cannot see you age or history based on your question alone. Zantac is inferior, in my view, to proton pump inhibitors in treating the cause and symptoms of gastritis. I assume the diagnosis was made by gastroscopy. Uncomplicated gastritis usually settles, in my experience, within 2 weeks of taking adequate PPI dose daily. Again I assume no H. Pylori etc. Perhaps change treatment?
Dr. Schalk Burger
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PPI for sure, good advice.
Sep 21, 2017

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