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Diagnosed with gastritis. Why do I get gnawing feeling and stomach start to make noise??

Diagnosed with gastritis. Why do I get gnawing feeling and stomach start to make noise??

GERD: Your symptoms are likely related to Gastroesophageal Reflux disease. You should have been started on PPI or some type of antacid therapy by the physician who performed your EGD. ...Read more

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Gastritis (Definition)

Inflammation associated with mucosal injury in the stomach. Gastritis is commonly a result of infectious or autoimmune diseases, although it can also result from drugs, extreme stress ...Read more


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I had an endoscopy which found gastritis in the stomach antrum. I have been feeling nauseous quite often. Is this from the gastritis or functional?

I had an endoscopy which found gastritis in the stomach antrum. I have been feeling nauseous quite often. Is this from the gastritis or functional?

Gastritis: Very likely associated with gastritis. Recommend antacid medication, if symptoms persist, I wold get an abdominal ultrasound. Make sure you were also tested for h pylori infection. ...Read more

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Got diagnose with gastritis and taking medication but I sill have my feeling of stomach being full for 5 days what can it be? I m taking Nexium (esomeprazole)

Got diagnose with gastritis and taking medication but I sill have my feeling of stomach being full for 5 days what can it be? I m taking Nexium (esomeprazole)

Gastritis: If your stomach lining is inflamed it may take longer than five days to heal. If you feel that your stomach is full, avoid fatty and greasy foods along with your bland diet as fatty foods delay stomach emptying. If you feel gassy, drink some hot water and take mylanta to decrease gas. See a gastroenterologist if symptoms persist or worsen. Continue the nexium (esomeprazole). ...Read more

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I think I have gastritis - 3x vomiting in 4.5 hrs. Burning feeling in stomach. Never had before. Woman. Late 30s. Good health. What to do?

Go to the doctor: You can start by taking tums (calcium carbonate) or an over the counter antacid and see if it helps. If you drink alcohol, stop as this worsens gastritis. Avoid aspirin and acids. Go to a doctor and check it out- preferably a gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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Stomach has been feeling full and I become pretty bloated after eating anything no matter the amount. .. gastritis? Hx of etoh...worried if stomach CA

Stomach has been feeling full and I become pretty bloated after eating anything no matter the amount. .. gastritis? Hx of etoh...worried if stomach CA

Needs investigation.: This could represent gastritis, or an ulcer. But this could also be related to the gallbladder, pancreas, liver, biliary system. This could be related to long-term overindulgence in alcohol. In summary, some focused testing is in order, in conjunction with a Gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you get this super hungry feeling in the stomach it hurts before and after you eat? Is it from gastritis? Or gallstones?

What does it mean when you get this super hungry feeling in the stomach it hurts before and after you eat? Is it from gastritis? Or gallstones?

Hard to know: It's difficult to know the short outline form like this. Depends on where the pain is in your abdomen, does it radiate anywhere, how long after eating does it get worse, duration, quality, etc. It also depends on the physical exam as well as a complete history. See your primary doctor for more complete a valuation, and ask if a referral to a G.I. specialist is appropriate. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Have gastritis but having a nausea around stomach, upper abdomen. No pain. Watery feeling and better after eating but still there. No other symptoms.

Have gastritis but having a nausea around stomach, upper abdomen. No pain. Watery feeling and better after eating but still there. No other symptoms.

Sure, consider...: ...There are lots of diseases of the stomach that can result in dyspepsia or pyrosis. These can be categorized as: problems with inflammation (e.g. Ulcers), with infection (e.g. H.Pylori or parasites), with motility (examples: gastroparesis, gastric outlet obstruction), with secretion (hyper or hypo-acidity), infiltrative (lymphoma, cancer), blood flow (gastropathies), functional dyspepsias, etc. ...Read more

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Have gastritis, acid reflux, bile in stomach, delayed digestive, no gallbladder. A feeling of hunger after eatn, pain near liver tired of pills help?

Have gastritis, acid reflux, bile in stomach, delayed digestive, no gallbladder. A feeling of hunger after eatn, pain near liver tired of pills help?

May not be related: Some develop intractable bile gastritis with or with out gb, bile instead of going down takes wrong way and stays in stomach. You need work up, antacids, h2 blockers, protan inhibitors may help you, in some cases may need roux 'n" y type of surgery, speak to your dr may do wok up, find and solve your problem. ...Read more

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Bad stomach pain/cramp/bloated ffeeling when its starts to be empty. Sometimes so bad its hard to stand straight up due to the 'running cramp' feeling. I have history of gastritis... Wat 2 do?

Bad stomach pain/cramp/bloated ffeeling when its starts to be empty. Sometimes so bad its hard to stand straight up due to the 'running cramp' feeling. I have history of gastritis... Wat 2 do?

Check out these: Links. Hope u feel better soon! Http://www. M.webmd. Com/a-to-z-guides/digestive-diseases-gastritis. http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/gastritis/ds00488. http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/367795-herbal-medicines-for-severe-gastritis/#page=1. ...Read more

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Have mild gastritis. Lately when my stomach burns I get a weird tight throat feeling like am going to gag but I dont??

Have mild gastritis. Lately when my stomach burns I get a weird tight throat feeling like am going to gag but I dont??

Could be reflux?: Sometimes gastroesophageal reflux can cause those types of symptoms. If over the counter heartburn meds don't help, you need to see a doctor. ...Read more

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Can't feel hunger, growl nothing from stomach, noappetite feelings. Diag gastritis&esophagitis&hpylori eradicate year ago. Took probiotic recently no pain?

Can't feel hunger, growl nothing from stomach, noappetite feelings. Diag gastritis&esophagitis&hpylori eradicate year ago. Took probiotic recently no pain?

Loss of appetite: Based on the duration and severity of the problem and any weight loss decides the need for further work up. If there is weight loss, you have to have exam and may be some tests blood tests, ultrasound and ct scan ...Read more

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What to do about bad stomach issues (gastritis?

What to do about bad stomach issues (gastritis?

Medicines will help: Gastritis is an inflammation of the stomach. It can be treated with several different medicines, so that by itself isn't so bad. Blood tests or other tests will further define what's going on. There could be something in your diet that is causing your problem, so that is worth evaluating also ...Read more

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Can gastritis cause discomfort in upper right abdomen?

Can gastritis cause discomfort in upper right abdomen?

Yes: The stomach can refer pain to the upper right abdomen but also you need to consider the gallbladder and the liver. If increase pain see provider You can try OTC medications to see if it helps But see provider if increased pain nausea or other symptoms ...Read more

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I have gastritis and my stomach recently started making noises throughout the day. Should I be worried?

If..: If you suffer of gastritis it is not unusual to have your bowels move in an irregular pattern moving fluids and gas which make that noise. If you develop worsening of abdominal pain, persistent vomiting, throwing up blood then it is time to be seen immediately. ...Read more

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What is gastritis in pre pyloric entrum and stomach?

What is gastritis in pre pyloric entrum and stomach?

It is...: An inflammation of the lining of the stomach before the pyloris which is the structure at the end of the stomach entering the duodenum which is the first part of the small intestine. ...Read more

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Hi, im a young female &have gastritis, I've had it for a while, I would like to know if abdominal workouts will affect me internally?

Hi, im a young female &have gastritis, I've had it for a while, I would like to know if abdominal workouts will affect me internally?

High pressure: Abdominal workouts may increase intraabdominal pressure, but I would expect this to worsen gastric reflux (heartburn) moreso than gastritis. Avoid nsaids if possible. ...Read more

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Left sided abdominal pain constant gastritis?

Left sided abdominal pain constant gastritis?

Could be many things: Depending on the severity, timing and location the pain could be due do food in sensitivities, problems with your gut, kidney problems, constipation or diarrhea to name a few. If the pain is severe, prolonged or just causing significant discomfort, get checked out by your primary care and they can help determine a plan of care. ...Read more

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Is gastritis caused by to much or to little stomach acid?

Is gastritis caused by to much or to little stomach acid?

Neither: Gastritis is a condition in which the stomach is irritated or inflamed due to erosion of the lining. Various causes include stress, infection, use of anti-inflammatory medications, chronic vomiting, excess alcohol use, and bile reflux. Bile is the digestive substance made by the liver. Acid reflux is backflow of stomach acid into the esophagus. Often hard to distinguish because of overlap. ...Read more

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I have gastritis resulting in bloated stomach. What shoul I dp?

I have gastritis resulting in bloated stomach. What shoul I dp?

Anti-gas pill +: Bloated stomach can result from increased gas formation in the upper GI tract. Suggest, eat meals slooooooowly, chew the food well before swallowing (digestion starts in the mouth), and drink enough water during the day. Daily exercise also helps maintain good bowel function. May also try Tums or simethocone for the gas. Ranitidine or Pepcid (famotidine) otc may help if there is mild inflammation (gastritis). ...Read more

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What foods can help against gastritis and stomach inflammation?

What foods can help against gastritis and stomach inflammation?

Avoid what hurts: That is the easy answer. Other things to avoid are caffeine containing drinks and foods. Chocolate, spicy foods. and foods with acidic content may cause problems. Smoking and alcohol will definitely make it worse. If you must eat foods that have these qualities the consider smaller portions. No real things are "good" specially for gastritis though there may be things that feel better than not. ...Read more

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Mild chronic Inactive gastritis in Antrum/stomach, what does this mean?

Define gastritis: Gastritis is an inflammation of the mucosa of the stomach, of which there are MANY causes (please refer to prior HealthTap answers on the subject). The timing & duration of the condition may differentiate between acute gastritis & chronic gastritis. What you are describing is a histologic term based on the microscopic appearance of your biopsy taken from the lining at the end of your stomach. ...Read more

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Can my stomach heal from gastritis? How long does it take? Does stress aggravate it?

Can my stomach heal from gastritis? How long does it take? Does stress aggravate it?

It depends: It depends on why you have gastritis in the first place, and whether or not you're continuing behaviors (including eating and drinking certain things) that aggravate it. Stress can worsen it. To get the best advice for your specific case, please work with your own primary care physician. They are well-trained to help you with a huge variety of problems, including this. Good luck to you. ...Read more

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I have minor gastritis. I feel some burning in the centre of abdominal when I use some oily or chilli things.

I have minor gastritis. I feel some burning in the centre of abdominal when I use some oily or chilli things.

Diet: Minimize alcohol, antiinflammatiry meds, spicy foods, greasy foods, red meats. Watch for black stools which could indicate bleeding in the stomach from gastritis or an ulcer. Try Pepcid (famotidine) or Prilosec over the counter for 2 weeks and if no better see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have gastritis for 12 yrs now. Lately my upper stomach hurts a lot max 6 hrs. I have meds, I don't eat food that can trigger gastritis.

I have gastritis for 12 yrs now. Lately my upper stomach hurts a lot max 6 hrs. I have meds, I don't eat food that can trigger gastritis.

Time to get: Re-examined by a doctor. You may have a different condition now such as gallstones, maybe need antibiotics for h. Pylori gastritis, could have something else like esophagitis or stomach ulcer, etc. See your doctor or a gastroenterologist for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I'm having a sickness in my upper abdomen, but it's not like my usual gastritis symptoms. It get's a little better after I eat. No other symptoms.

I'm having a sickness in my upper abdomen, but it's not like my usual gastritis symptoms. It get's a little better after I eat. No other symptoms.

Digestive: Could be your gallbladder, could be your stomach, small bowels
did you noticed if it happen after specific kind of food
or if it is related to milk or milk product
is it associated with any change of bowel habit like diarrhea or constipation or associated with too much bloating and gas
you need to see a doctor to answer all of these questions and to help you find out what exactly the problem ...Read more

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How do you treat gastritis at home? & where does it come from? Is it because I eat then lay down? Feel like it's in my upper stomach/middle of chest

How do you treat gastritis at home? & where does it come from? Is it because I eat then lay down? Feel like it's in my upper stomach/middle of chest

Could be GERD: Sounds like this could be acid reflux - as it is felt in the chest. And reflux is worse when you lie down as gravity no longer helps to keep acid in the stomach thus it "refluxes" more easily up into the esophagus and voilà you get chest discomfort. ...Read more

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Diagnosed with gastritis with endoscopy. Had this for a year. I know is not hunger. Why does gastritis make stomach growl loud? How to stop growling?

Diagnosed with gastritis with endoscopy. Had this for a year. I know is not hunger. Why does gastritis make stomach growl loud? How to stop growling?

Growing stomach: A rumbling or growling stomach is due to muscular contractions of the intestinal wall called peristalsis. Though seldom of medical importance it can be a symptom of diarrhea and increased liquid and gas in the intestines. Diseases associated with malabsorption and partial mechanical obstruction can also cause it. If you have pain or increase gas get worked up. ...Read more

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I have abdominal pains and these headaches that come and go. I have a history of gastritis but not a serious one. Can you tell me what this might be?

More details?: We need to know more about the character (throbbing, dull etc) of these headaches and how long have it had it. Your age is also important. We also need to know if the abdominal pain and headaches do come together. ...Read more

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What probiotic is good for gastritis and a sensitive stomach?

What probiotic is good for gastritis and a sensitive stomach?

Align probiotic: There are many probiotics on the market. Align probiotic is one that is recommended frequently by many physicians. ...Read more

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I Always Feel Bloated And My Stomach Feels Like Its Burning. Is It Gastritis? How Is Will It Be Cured?

I Always Feel Bloated And My Stomach Feels Like Its Burning. Is It Gastritis? How Is Will It Be Cured?

First find Diagnosis: Yes it can be gastritis. But that diagnosis can only be confirmed with upper endoscopy (Gastroscopy). If that is the cause then it is easy to treat and it can be cured. Most often we use antacids of one type or another and this eliminates acid in the stomach which then heals in one or two weeks. Go see your doctor to find the cause, only then it is treated properly. ...Read more

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Is abdominal cramping a common symptom of gastritis?

Gastritis: Abdominal cramping is a sign of an irritated small intestine or large intestine. Any time there is an inflammation of the bowel tissue, the muscle will react by cramping, trying to push the inflammatory secretions through the gut as quickly as possible. Gastritis usually causes pain that is located above the navel, and moves up and down the esophagus and can be felt straight through to the back ...Read more

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I have had three attacks of gastritis can it be because of ulcers in my stomach?

Gastritis causes: Was the gastritis documented by endoscopy? That is really the only accurate way to diagnose it. Gastritis could be a precursor to getting an ulcer if caused by h. Pylori or nsaids. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more