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For 2 years, I've been through 5 different rounds of treatment for H.pylori and it hasn't helped. The medicines I was on were for 2 weeks, 5 different xs Does honey get rid of it?

For 2 years, I've been through 5 different rounds of treatment for H.pylori and it hasn't helped. The medicines I was on were for 2 weeks, 5 different xs Does honey get rid of it?

Complementary meds: I don't think honey will help but try an oral preparation of aloe vera, liquid, fruit flavored and try 1 ounce (drink it) three times a day. You can buy it in a health food store, flavored and for ingestion. Continue to be followed by your GI specialist as well. ...Read more

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Dr. Andrew Seibert
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Helicobacter Pylori (Definition)

Helicobacter pylori (or h.Pylori) is a common bacteria which infects the lining of the stomach and can cause ulcers and stomach irritation, among other problems. It is fairly common on the United States and even more common in other parts of the world. It can be diagnosed by blood tests, stool tests, endoscopy, and several other methods. Treatment is a 7-14 ...Read more


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What is the best treatment for h.Pylori infection?

What is the best treatment for h.Pylori infection?

H Pylori: I do not know whether you have been diagnosed or not, but you should have the infection confirmed before treating. The treatment usually consists of two weeks of antibiotic (usually clarithromycin) proton pump inhibitor, pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate). ...Read more

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I have recently went through treatment for h pylori and have had problems with constipation ever since, is this normal?

I have recently went through treatment for h pylori and have had problems with constipation ever since, is this normal?

Probiotics: I suspect you wiped out your good bacteria taking all those antibiotics for h. Pylori. Take a good high potency probiotic and i bet it will help. Of course you should also be eating a lot of vegetables and fruit for fiber and drinking 8 glasses of water a day. ...Read more

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Is it normal to get regularilly constapated after treatment for h pylori, stil have most of symptoms and finished course 1 week ago?

You took antibiotics: ...That killed off more that just h.Pylori. Your normal bacterial flora of the gut, both bacterial mass as well as composition, was likely altered. Perhaps, during the course of antibiotics you also modified your diet since some h.Pylori regimens are unpleasant to take. Consider starting a probiotic of your choice, optimize dietary fibers, drink more fluids. Still a problem, then see your doctor. ...Read more

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It is day 5 after treatment for h. Pylori, and i still have the runs. How long will this last? Can i take a breath test 2 weeks after treatment?

It is day 5 after treatment for h. Pylori, and i still have the runs. How long will this last? Can i take a breath test 2 weeks after treatment?

Call ur doc: H pylori doesn't usually cause diarrhea. Any antibiotic can cause diarrhea, might resolve after stopping antibiotic.Ongoing diarrhea after even a short course of antibiotics can cause overgrowth of bacteria called c. Difficile- can cause inflammation, diarrhea, fever, bleeding, worse. Need to be off antibiotics for at least 4 wks before breath or stool tests for h pylori. ...Read more

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After a 14 day treatment for h pylori, how long does it take to feel better? Belly still isn't right yet. Taking Prilosec 40mg & probiotic. Anxious.

Please standardize: Who subscribed the Prilosec for 14 days. If you self medicated it, please go to your family doctor to have a standard triple medication for h pylori. After that the symptoms will be gone. ...Read more

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What happens if h pylori isn't irradiated in the first treatment i still have symptoms?

Try different: Usual regimens to treat h pylori could fail and alternative treatments are available. Talk to your doctor. ...Read more

Dr. James Hocker
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