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Erosive gastritis post medicines for strained neck - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Took RX for Naproxen 500 2X day for 4 days for strained neck. On 5th day notices blood in stool and discontinued use. On 6th day some blood in stool. No other symptoms associated with this. Also take low-dose asprin and Lisinopril 5MG and Metoprolol ER 25 MG each morning. Can I expect this to subside. No such problem before starting the drug.
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Doctor :   yes you can expect to subside the blood in stools after stopping the medications
Doctor :   the medications causes erosive gastritis and will cause dark colored stools which is blood in stools
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