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I finished h.pylori antibiotic. 2 week after the treatment the breath test was positive and the stool test was negative. Do I still have h.pylori?

Too soon to test. Testing to ensure you've cleared the infection should happen about 6 weeks after you finish the treatment. Breath test is more accurate than the stool test which is still quite accurate. Hope this helps and you feel better! Read more...

Stool test positive for h pylori after 3 triple courses of antibiotics + ppi. What's next?

Any symptoms? If you do not have symptoms, nothing needs to be done. 30-70% of the population has H pylori and are asymptomatic. You may consult this site for more info: http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/yellowbook/2016/infectious-diseases-related-to-travel/helicobacter-pylori For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Read more...