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How To Cure Gastritis Fast
Only if you: are absolutely certain it is "gastritis" then a liquid antacid every 4 hours for the first couple days and OTC Pepcid or Prevacid or Zantac (ranitidine) at twice the OTC dose for 3 days. It should improve. However, if there is a doubt and/or there is no improvement consult your doctor ASAP ...Read more
Gastritis: Gastritis is a temporary state, and means inflammation of the stomach lining. Start with focusing on your diet, eliminate any foods that cause your stomach to hurt. Keep track of how you feel after meals in a diary. Many times using a acid suppressor medication like Nexium or Protonix on a regular schedule will result in cure over the next 4-6 weeks. Pepcid is another good option. Hang in there!! ...Read more
Yes, gastritis can be cured permanently.
The key is to identify and address the cause.
One common cause is infection with H. Pylori bacteria. Successfully treating this can be a cure; natural therapies can help; see http://tinyurl.com/zt5dfvk
In Chinese medicine it may be caused by excess liver heat and herbal treatments can correct.
I have also had success curing gastritis with homeopathy. ...Read more
Might not be a cure: but might help gi upset. Ginger helps to v nausea (including nausea associated with chemotherapy), morning sickness, motion sickness, diarrhea, upset stomach & menstrual cramps. It is a digestive aid. It can help v cholesterol level. It can also be used with common cold or flu. It has anti-inflammatory affects. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Either the H2: blockers like zantac (ranitidine) which reduces stomach acid secretion, or the proton pump inhibitors like omeprazole,which decrease stomach acid production even more effectively than zantac (ranitidine) or other H2 blockers. Continual use of them and avoiding stomach irritants like alcohol and aspirin and smoking will resolve the gastritis. ...Read more
From the OGDS diagnosis,, i was diagnosed to have the "pan gastritis", may i know what is pan gastritis, what caused it and how to cure it?
I was diagnosed with gastritis last 8 yrs . Is there a best and fastest solution to cure my illness? Somebody told me it was already in my system...
Gastritis is curable: But can be recurrent. Any condition that will increase acidity can cause it to flare up such as stress, drinking too much caffeinated drinks, eating spicy foods etc. So minimize or alleviate these contributory factors to reduce the flareups. Follow your dr's advice. If untreated, gastritis may cause acid reflux. Don't worry much about your illness . Focus more on enjoying life cuz it's short. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Best treatment for acute or chronic gastritis starts with periods of short fasts, it may be enough for three days for acute gastritis
during the fasts fresh fruit juices may be taken.It gives the stomach some rest to recover from the inflammation.You can also take over the counter antacids to suppress acid in the stomach.
There are many home remedies suggested like tamarind water, buttermilk
bland d. ...Read more
Yes, usually: Common causes of stomach irritation are such things as medicines (like nonsteroidal anti-inflammatories), nicotine, and alcohol so be sure that you are careful about such things or stop them. Reflux can cause gastritis, so consider eating 6-7 small meals throughout the day, elevate the head of your bed. Tums (calcium carbonate) can help with symptoms as can otc acid meds. But if pain persists be sure of the diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Depends on cause: Common cause is infection with bacteria, h. Pylori, which can also cause acute gastritis, ulcers, and is a factor in stomach cancer and lymphoma. Can be rx'd with antibiotics and anti-ulcer meds. Chronic gastritis can be autoimmune in nature, associated with vitamin B12 deficiency sometimes. Different disease process; not "cured", managed. ...Read more
Gastritis: Gastritis is a general condition in which there is an inflammation in the stomach. There are many causes. A typical example is h.Pylori infection. You should find out the cause and address it accordingly. Here is what to do when h.Pylori is diagnosed: http://www.Laendo.Net/english/helicobacter-pylori-hpylori. ...Read more
Yes.: "Antral" is referring to the specific part of the stomach. "Gastritis" means inflammation of the stomach. So you just have an irritated and inflamed stomach lining. It is completely curable, but can come back. First you have to identify the cause so you can prevent future occurrences. Gastritis can be caused by a bacteria called H pylori, or medications like aspirin or ibuprofen, or stress. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi I would honestly like to know if there's a cure for mild chronic inactive gastritis and if yes how long would it take to heal completely. ?
No: Nothing is permanent, except maybe death.Get a more detailed answer ›
How to naturally heal gastritis without antibiotics is there naturalpathic ways to cure gastritis?
Depends on cause: Gastritis is often but not always caused by h. Pylori. If you have h.Pylori the standard treatment is antibiotics but the tree bark extract mastic gum is proven very effective. Herbs like deglycyrrhizinated licorice, marshmallow root & slippery elm can help, as can amylase enzymes. Chinese herbs can help. Alcohol, tobacco & meds like Aspirin & advil (ibuprofen) aggravate.Best to consult a holistic doc or n.D. ...Read more
I got an endoscopy 3 days before and results antral gastritis and duodenities. when will this be completely cured?
Gastritis: Gastritis and duodenitis are both excess acid changes. Aspirin and NASIDS can also do this. With acid blockers, like omeprazole or pantoprazole, healing is seen in 2 to 8 weeks. For sure 8 weeks, unless acid production is not blocked effectively. Do not smoke. Avoid alcohol. Avoid spicy foods. Minimize caffeine. Twice a day acid blocker is better than once a day til healed. Then once a day ...Read more