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Solution For Gastic Problem
Hi,my husband have bad gastric problm.he is taking rekool-l for past one year.but problem is not solved.what is the solution for this?
Rekool: Has he been tested for H pylori-a bacteria that can cause gastritis? If you do not take antibiotics ( you need at least 2) it will not go away. So check for H pylori, consider endoscopy to check nothing else,check for food intolerances: gluten /soy tomatoes/ milk that can happen late in life , check gallbladder/liver /pancreas( sonongram) , check for thyroid/ Diabetes F/U with doc/urgent care ...Read more
Acid reflux: Few things without meds. Start with elevating the head part of the bed 4 - 6 inches. Avoid acidic drinks and foods, fatty foods, caffeine (coffee, tea, carbonated drinks). Eat small meals more frequently rather than the traditional 3 meals a day. No eating at least 2 hours before bedtime. Exercise to lose weight. Otc meds - gaviscon. Concult your doctor for the proper medication to start with. ...Read more
Gastric = stomach: By "gastric" your question centers on diseases of the stomach of which there are many. 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