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Upper Abdomen (Definition)

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Hi. Didn't eat much earlier, only fajita salad, then later applesauce & pineapples then had lemon & acv water. Upper prt of stomach burns. Ideas?

Hi. Didn't eat much earlier, only fajita salad, then later applesauce & pineapples then had lemon & acv water. Upper prt of stomach burns. Ideas?

It sounds like: You put a number of things in your stomach that could have the potential to be irritating, possibly more so in combination! Often fajitas are spicy with onions and peppers, let alone the meat. Pineapple, lemon. Your stomach likely has secreted more acid resulting in the burning sensation you feel. Eat blander food for a day or two, consider an OTC antacid.It should resolve quickly. If not, see doc ...Read more

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Hi. I had the stomach flu 4 days ago. Lasted about 24 hours. Now haven't had a bm for 3 days. Soft diet of water, soup, toast, pudding, and applesauce?

Hi. I had the stomach flu 4 days ago. Lasted about 24 hours. Now haven't had a bm for 3 days. Soft diet of water, soup, toast, pudding, and applesauce?

No fiber diet so far: Time to reintroduce fiber to your diet and liberalize water intake. If resumption of normal eating habits does not result in normalization of your stooling, further evaluation may be warranted. ...Read more

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How to make an acidic stomach?

How to make an acidic stomach?

Stomach acid.: The contents of the stomach are naturally acidic, because the parietal cells in the stomach lining produce hydrochloric acid, which helps to digest food. There is nothing that you need to do to help it along, and it can be harmful to take supplements which contain more acid. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for an overly acidic stomach?

Is there a cure for an overly acidic stomach?

Of course, that's: ...what acid reducer drugs are for. Can take antacids, H2 blockers, PPI's. See other Health Tap answers regarding medical versus surgical treatment options. ...Read more

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I have acidic stomach what should I do to prevent this kind of sickness?

I have acidic stomach what should I do to prevent this kind of sickness?

Acid Suppresion ther: You are raking Pantoprazole which is an proton pump blocker which suppresses production of acid in stomach
you have to modify your diet and continue acid suppression, if you still have symptoms consult a gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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The human stomach is an acidic environment. Is the optimum pH of pepsin high or low?

The human stomach is an acidic environment. Is the optimum pH of pepsin high or low?

Pepsin: Pepsin operates best in a very acid environment. It's optimal pH is 1.5, which is approximately the same pH as the stomach environment where the acid has been secreted. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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Lingering pain in the stomach? It is especially strong in the morning, and if I eat or drink anything acidic.

Sounds like excess: Acid in stomach, which caused inflammation, or gastritis. Try otc Prilosec or Prevacid (lansoprazole) as directed, take before bedtime and see what happens. If it persists, it could be ulcer or gallbladder problem, so you should get it checked out. ...Read more

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Since last night, ive been feeling like someone's been squeezing my stomach and chest then followed by an acidic feeling in my stomach?

Since last night, ive been feeling like someone's been squeezing my stomach and chest then followed by an acidic feeling in my stomach?

Get checked out: Your symptoms are too vague to be certain of a diagnosis however they could represent cardiac or significant gastro issues. Anytime symptoms like this last this long it is best to consider getting checked out rather than waiting to see what might happen next. Go see a health care professional and get an evaluation as soon as possible. ...Read more

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What medication should I eat if my stomach is acidic.

What medication should I eat if my stomach is acidic.

Occasional use of an: Antacidslike maalox, mylanta or Tums might help. Pepcid or zantac (ranitidine) work in a different way to decrease stomach acid. However, if this problem occurs frequently, you should see a gastroenterologist to make sure you don't have an ulcer, or something else serious. ...Read more

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Sir my stomach always feels that it is acidic in nature. How do I reduce this?

Sir my stomach always feels that it is acidic in nature. How do I reduce this?

Take Pepcid (famotidine) AC: The best thing is to get an endoscopy done, there could a infection which can be treated effectively. Avoid soda, alcohol, smoking, citrus fruit, tomato sauce, drink water enough. ...Read more

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Is the stomach more or less acidic after putting nutrition in it? Higher or lower ph?

Is the stomach more or less acidic after putting nutrition in it? Higher or lower ph?

Higher: Food buffers the normally very acidic (ph 1-2) stomach. The ph rises and becomes less acidic. ...Read more

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Why my stomach becomes acidic after drinking tea?

Why my stomach becomes acidic after drinking tea?

Tea contains: Tannic acid, especially green tea. Tannins are found in plants. You might switch to herbal teas and see if it makes a difference. ...Read more

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How can vibrio cholerae survive the acidic pH of the stomach?

How can vibrio cholerae survive the acidic pH of the stomach?

Not well: The organism is killed by stomach acid so those with diminished levels of gastric acid are more susceptible. If you ingest enough, some danger through. ...Read more

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When you eat, you have more gastric acid, right? So your stomach is more acidic when you eat, correct?

When you eat, you have more gastric acid, right? So your stomach is more acidic when you eat, correct?

Yes: When you eat you need acid to break down food into particles so the acid content increases with food intake. Once food leaves the stomach it becomes buffered with alkaline solution in the small intestine. ...Read more

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When I eat, what could be the cause of my stomach feeling like it is on fire? It happens with all food, not just acidic foods.

When I eat, what could be the cause of my stomach feeling like it is on fire? It happens with all food, not just acidic foods.

Gastritis: That is usually gastritis (inflammation of the stomach)
you should try to take medication like omeprazole 20 mg twice a day for one month with mild food during this period if you don't fell better then you need more investigation it can be sever inflammation or even infection with H pylori and you need treatment
watch for dark stool to make sure there is no bleeding
hope you feels better ...Read more

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Hi. I was sleeping and in midnight I just feel that my stomach is too acidic and it wake me up. How can I stop this thing immediately at night. Help?

Hi. I was sleeping and in midnight I just feel that my stomach is too acidic and it wake me up. How can I stop this thing immediately at night. Help?

Heartburn: Heartburn/acid reflux is often worse at night. You can do things like elevate the head of your bed and not eat shortly before lying down for bed. At nighttime Pepcid or zantac (ranitidine) tends to work pretty quickly. If it continues like this you should see your doctor. ...Read more