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Bentyl Anti Ulcer Agent
Adjunctive use only: Dicyclomine(Bentyl) Is an anticholinergic antispasmodic medication. It reduces smooth muscle spasm in treatment of irritable bowel syndrome. It can used as an adjunctive treatment for conditions like peptic ulcer, diverticulitis, colitis, regional enteritis, etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Check stool color to: make sure it is not tarry black indicating ulcer bleed. You must call your doctor to help you manage this medically as you may be past the stage of DIY remedies, and need to protect against the consequences of the ulcer. Plus, you may need further work up for H. Pylori, and small bowel dysbiosis. Make sure to hydrate. Go to the ER if still in pain for IV and further medical triage. ...Read more
Im taking anti imflamatory now for 2 years for my chronic uper left back pain and this might give me my ulcer what medication should I take to cure?
Stop the NSAID: No medicine will cure a NSAID induced ulcer. Stop taking the anti-inflammatory and talk to your doctor about possible alternatives. ...Read more
NO: These drugs are one of the prime causes, however, there are some products with stomach protective ingredients, so speaking to you doctor may help you chose the least dangerous route. ...Read more
I have been diagnostic throat ulcer! now is taking anti-inflammation IV drugs, but the ulcer never gone! any other treatment for me?
I have a rare blood disorder Fabrys disease. I take hydrocodone/ anti convulsants for nerve damage pain will taking Nexium lower risk of Ulcers?
My dad needs some anti-inflammatory painkillers but cannot take ibuprofen as he has had stomach ulcers in the past. What would be the best for him?
Go see family doctor: All non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (nsaids) such as otc Ibuprofen & Naproxen can increase risk for stomach ulcers, even bleeding. This risk can be mitigated to some extent by taking proton pump inhibitors such as Omeprazole & Pantoprazole but these are not w/o risk themselves. Talk to family doc about options such as scheduled acetaminophen, tramadol & opioids. Every drug has some risk. ...Read more
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