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How should I prevent peptic ulcers?

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Dr. Sidney Vinson
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Avoid NSAIDs

The 2 most common causes of stomach or duodenal ulcers are infection with the helicobacter pylori bacteria and the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) drugs such as aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, meloxicam, etc.

In brief: Avoid NSAIDs

The 2 most common causes of stomach or duodenal ulcers are infection with the helicobacter pylori bacteria and the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) drugs such as aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, meloxicam, etc.
Dr. Sidney Vinson
Dr. Sidney Vinson
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Dr. Som Kohanzadeh
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Minimize risk factor

Decrease your stress. Also, foods that can increase acidity of your stomach can increase reflux and pain, these include spicy or acidic foods like salsa and orange juice among other foods. For more specific information for you discuss with your doctor.

In brief: Minimize risk factor

Decrease your stress. Also, foods that can increase acidity of your stomach can increase reflux and pain, these include spicy or acidic foods like salsa and orange juice among other foods. For more specific information for you discuss with your doctor.
Dr. Som Kohanzadeh
Dr. Som Kohanzadeh
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