What is usually done when gastritis or a stomach ulcer doesn't heal within 5months on ppi (lanoprazole and omeprazole)?

PUD, Gastritis. First it is important to know that gastric ulcer or gastritis is due to h.Pylori or not? With h. Pylori the treatment is triple and not mono, like you mentioned with one ppi. You have to get egd now to see the status of ulcer/ gastritis . Sucralfate is added with regimen. If still no healing and bleeding episodes , the surgery is next option.

Related Questions

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?

Probably not. H pylori causes ulcers. If not eradicated, it will likely cause more or worsening ulcers. These ulcers can sometimes bleed severely. It's important to not only provide acid suppression (omeprazole) but to also treat the h pylori infection. Read more...

Will my stomach ulcer still heal if I take omeprazole and ranitidine, but also aspirin every day? Aspirin hurts but I have chronic headache.

Stop Aspirin. Not only is the answer a very loud no. But, Aspirin over use can cause head aches. You have to find a different way to treat your head ache. Read more...
Better choices. There are better choices, smoking and alcohol aggravate gastritis you should talk to your doctor about why you have chronic headaches. Read more...