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Gastric trouble during pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Pregnancy
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
User :   Hi
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   Hi I am pregnent with 5 months...
User :   I have so much of gastric trouble
User :   what should I do for that?
Doctor :   do you have any nausea?
User :   No
Doctor :   ok- are you having stomach pain/ gas formation/ burping?
User :   gas formation - yes
Doctor :   have you had gastric trouble before?
User :   not before pregnancy
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   generally during the motility( movements) of the stomach and intestines are slowed down by the
Doctor :   change in hormone levels
Doctor :   which causes this problem
User :   humm...
Doctor :   you can try a few dietary/ support modifications to help you cope better
User :   ok..
Doctor :   do you drink coffee/ soft drinks?
User :   not much
Doctor :   ok- I will m ail you list a few measures that you can follow to help you
User :   that will be great
Doctor :   avoid any medications as far as possible
User :   Yes I will
Doctor :   and don't miss your daily walks
User :   ok
Doctor :   unless advised not to by your gynec
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   I think that is fine for now, I will check for your email
Doctor :   ok
User :   Thank you so much
Doctor :   welcome;
thanks for consulting us, bye for now
User :   bye
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