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A 26-year-old female asked:

Im getting symptoms of stomach ulcers an reflux im doing a heliconacter breathe test saturday how can i ease burning stomach pains an heart burn?

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Dr. Rodney Del Valle
A Verified Doctoranswered
37 years experience
Avoid food: That make your symptoms worse. Coffee, sodas, smoking, spicy foods, peppers, tomatoes, tea, greasy foods, fry foods, dairy products, etc. Avoid alcohol, smoking. Wait 3 hrs after eating before going to bed. Loose weight if overweight and avoid tight cloths. If no improvements you need medication and possibly endoscopy.

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Last updated Sep 3, 2013

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