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Acidity, stomach and throat feel full, - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   okay,
Doctor :   Proceed with your query.
User :   having acidity problem
Doctor :   Can you explain your symptoms/
Doctor :   Since when are you suffering from it?
User :   from last 15-20 days
User :   evrytime my stomach and throaT ARE feels like full of food,
Doctor :   Do you mean that you have fullness or do you also experience pain in the stomach?
User :   no pain only fullness
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Just fullness in the stomach is an indicator of indigestion and not acidity.
Doctor :   However indigestion can lead to acidity/gastritis problems.
Doctor :   Most often, only lifestyle and dietary changes are good to treat indigestion issues.
Doctor :   Those measures are as follows
Doctor :   1. Using antacid syrups such as syp mucaine gel one teaspoon before meals thrice a day for 2 weeks
Doctor :   2. Regular diet.
Doctor :   3. Stop eating just before you feel enough.
Doctor :   4. Breaking you meals into small frequent meals is better than one large meal
Doctor :   5. Regular sleep.
Doctor :   6. Do not hit the bed immediately after a meal. You need to get to the bed after 2 hours following dinner.
Doctor :   7. Sleep with 2 pillow under the head.
Doctor :   8. Physical exercises, yoga and meditation are useful measures.
Doctor :   Have you followed what I have suggested?
User :   no
Doctor :   The measures suggested are proved to benefit patients suffering from indigestion.
Doctor :   These lifestyle changes are essential and to be strictly followed to prevent the symptoms of indigestion.
Doctor :   Do you have any doubts/clarifications?
Doctor :   Are you there?
Doctor :   Are you there?
Doctor :   I have to close the window as you are not responding.
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