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Erection and gastric reflux after orxhiopexy surgery - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i had bilateral orxhiopexy last weds (8th sept) - when can I have sex/masturbate?
Doctor :   Do you mean orchioplexy?
User :   testicle stapling
Doctor :   Its advisable that you wait for atleast 3 weeks till there is some healing.
Doctor :   3 weeks following the surgery.
User :   even though I am getting full erections every morning?
Doctor :   Yes.
User :   also, since the operation i am getting terrible acid reflux and was woken up at 5am last night with it- is this from taking lots of co-codamol?
Doctor :   Since masturbation can cause strain on the internal structures, its better that you wait for 3 weeks.
User :   also, since the operation i am getting terrible acid reflux and was woken up at 5am last night with it- is this from taking lots of co-codamol?
Doctor :   Analgesics can cause gastritis and acid reflux.
Doctor :   Causing your symptoms.
Doctor :   You can use antacids before your meals to help relieving the acid reflux.
User :   i have moved to paracetomol with caffeine as it is milder- will that also help?
User :   how long before meals should i tke antacid?
Doctor :   Half an hour before your meals, twice or thrice a day.
Doctor :   You can use them as long as you are on the analgesics.
User :   have you heard of the drug pantoprazole? will that help?
Doctor :   pantoprazole, a proton pump inhibitors are also effective in these conditions.
User :   i have moved to paracetomol with caffeine instead of co-codamol as it is milder- will that also help?
Doctor :   Though paracetamol has very less effects on the gastritis, caffeine can induce them.
User :   do i have to use all 15 minutes now or can i come back another time?
Doctor :   Hence, if you are going to use them both, I suggest you to use the antacids or the proton pump inhibitors along.
User :   ok thank
User :   do i have to use all 15 minutes now or can i come back another time?
Doctor :   Also restrict hot and spicy food consumptions.
Doctor :   Restriction coffee/tea is also helpful.
Doctor :   Your chat session is valid for 15 minutes alone.
User :   how long is left?
Doctor :   It expires later.
Doctor :   You probably have a 4 to 5 minutes.'
Doctor :   Do you have any other query?
User :   no thanks
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor :   Bye for now.
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