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Medications and tips for avoiding acidity - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you?
User :   hello
User :   i am suffring from acidity.so what can i do
Doctor :  
ok
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please provide your age and gender
User :   so i loss my apetite and sleep
User :   28y .f
Doctor :  
since when you are having this problem?
User :   before two or three days
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are you taking any medications for this?
User :   no
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
you can follow some simple tips that i will give you to control the acidity
User :   i think because of stress.
Doctor :  
1. eat bland foood. avoid spices and hot food
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2. avoid fried items
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3. avoid items of 'besan'
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4. avoid eating very late at night
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5. avoid keeping long gaps between food.
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gap should not exceed more than 3 hoyrs
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3 hours
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6. avoid lying down immediately after food. keep atleast a gap of 1-one and half hours between food and lying down

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7. you can take tablet Zinetac two times a day
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