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Treating Stomach Ulcers At Home
Exact synonym so far as this pathologist is concerned. An ulcer is a lesion on a body surface (outer or inner) in which the epithelium and at least some of the underlying connective tissue has been lost specifically to necrosis (cell death) rather than just mechanical or chemical injury. All ulcer craters ...Read more
Please Don't "Flush": The only home remedy that i know of is a "gallbladder flush": ingesting substances to cause significant contraction of the gb with the hope that the stones could be flushed into the intestines. Unfortunately, this is actually dangerous since the stones can get stuck in the bile duct & block the liver. Furthermore, even if successful, new ones will form. The best rx remains surgery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ulcers: Stomach ulcers may be a result of Helicobacter Pylori infection. You should see a gastroenterology to confirm if indeed you have a gastric ulcer. Gi will able to provide you the appropriate treatment for your gastrointestinal condition. Best wishes to you. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have daily acid reflux, NEG h pylori. MD said no concern. What's best treatment to prevent ulcers, stricture and barrets esophagus ? Herbs? Diet?
What's the best alternative to Dexlansoprazole to treat a stomach antrum gastritis + duodenum tiny ulcer?
Dexlansoprazole is too expensive here.
ProtonPump Inhibitor: Dexslansoprazole is a member of the proton pump inhibitor class of medications which effectively reduce stomach acid. Members of this class of medication with similar effect include omeprazole, lansoprazole, pantoprazole, rabiprexole. esomeprazole, and deslansoprazole. ...Read more
Complicated: Stomach ulcers must be followed closely as they are not as common as duodenal ulcers, have a lower likelihood of being associated with acid production, and are more likely to be cancerous. If the ulcer is in the area just as the stomach exits into the intestine, lowering acid with medication and dietary modification are the standard treatment. H pylori is a bacteria that can cause ulcers. ...Read more
Many choices: First, stomach ulcers are often related to infection with H. Pylori. Conventional treatment is with antibiotics but herbs like Mastic Gum can help too. Drugs like Prilosec or Zantac (ranitidine) are usually prescribed but there are natural options like DGL & cabbage juice. See http://tinyurl.com/mp2xh62 & http://tinyurl.com/mwxb522 Dietary changes & supplements can cure reflux- see http://tinyurl.com/7t2gecq ...Read more
Yes indeed: Take an antacid regularly (not only for pain or other symptoms). Also, probably acid blocking medications are available in pharmacies, probably without prescription (cimetidine, omeprazole, and several others). A druggist can help choose the best one. Also avoid alcohol entirely and any foods that trigger pain or other symptoms. You should confirm this advice with doctor who diagnosed the ulcer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are safe & effective medicines for bile reflux found in stomach that might contribute to laryngopharyngeal reflux?
History of chronic oral lichen planus & peptic ulcers from h pylori starting in 2011. Can lichen planus be in stomach & am I at high risk for cancer?
No: Lichenpkanis is a nuisance illness that does not affect the type of epithelium in the stomach. Helicobactr, however, is both unpleasant and dangerous. Thankfully it's manageable. Best wishes. ...Read more
Whatever works: Tablespoon of apple vinegar daily.....Get a more detailed answer ›
Have 3 "mild" stomach ulcers. 23 days on protonix (pantoprazole) (breakfast), still heartburn in the early a.M. And some during the day. Need different medicine?
Maybe: First of all, stop drinking alcohol. If you have small gastric ulcers, and they are not related to either h. Pylori or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, then they should respond well to a ppi, like protonix (pantoprazole). If you still have relux symptoms, speak to your physician, and ask for a change of medication or for the ability to take it twice a day before meals. ...Read more
Taking arthritis meds increases peptic ulser pain. Already told docs about this.. Unable to sleep at night..what should be done? Any home remedies???
Will a peptic stomach ulcer caused by h.Pylori heal with 40mg per day of omeprazole?
I know it wont cure the h.Pylori, but will the stomach ulcer go?
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