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Is it advisable to use heating pad for epigastric pain?
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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Possibly
A heating pad may be used provided its not too hot, that the user is not under the influence, and that the pad actually helps.
If symptoms worsen, call your doctor.

In brief: Possibly
A heating pad may be used provided its not too hot, that the user is not under the influence, and that the pad actually helps.
If symptoms worsen, call your doctor.
Dr. Michael Sparacino
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