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Zantac And Weight Gain
Weight gain,top of stomach hurts,gas,sometimes low grade fever.sometimes nausa,zantac (ranitidine) helps temp.ongoing for couple of weeks..veryfull all the time?
Epigastric pain/feve: May be gallbladder versus H pylori infection, could be hepatitis/ crhosis ascites, rarely mass lymphoma , less likely infected pancreatitic cyst ( would be more ill)or ovarian pathology.Would seek medical attention at doctor/ urgent care in ER may benefit from CT of abdomen/pelvis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Foods to help with: Healthy weight gain: almonds, cashews, pecans, sunflower seeds, flax seeds, walnuts, hummus, avocadoes, granola, trail mix, dried fruits, extra virgin olive oil, canola oil, protein shakes, protein bars, lean meats, poultry, fish, smoothies (with added silken tofu or powdered milk), greek yogurt (full –fat), pasta/ bagels & use of juice rather than soda. Some people add whey proteins. ...Read more
Yes, as a component.: Eat healthy high calorie foods. Eat 6 meals/day. Work on strength training to build your large muscle groups. Workout w heavier weights w fewer repetitions. Sleep at least 8 to 9 hrs/night. Hydrate well w water. Foods to help w healthy weight gain: almonds, cashews, pecans, sunflower seeds, flax seeds, walnuts, hummus, avocadoes, granola, trail mix, dried fruits, extra virgin olive oil, canola oil. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Eat, eat, eat.: You can gain calories by just eating more food. People tend to gain weight with meat because it's more calorie-dense than other foods, but you'd gain more weight by just eating more of less calorie-dense foods. Just keep it healthy - there's a difference between gaining muscle weight and just getting fat. ...Read more