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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
Doctor :   Do you have any other query that I can assist you with?
User :   can amitrptyline and melatonin cause inflammation of the stomach lining
Doctor :   Amitryptyline and melatonin may not be the only reason for stomach lining inflammation.
Doctor :   They can occur in simple conditions such as gastritis.
Doctor :   These drugs can to some extent cause/aggravate the gastritis.
User :   what medicine can cause inflamation
Doctor :   Stomach inflammation occurs more often due to gastritis.
Doctor :   which can be secondary to infection,
User :   my daughter had a endoscopy done she is 12
Doctor :   hot and spicy food, stress,
User :   the biopsy showed focal gastritis
Doctor :   drugs such as anti-inflammatory condition and so on.
User :   and duodenitis
User :   plus focal cryptitis
Doctor :   These are the commonest factors for gastritis.
User :   it also said findings in keeping with possible drug induced changes rather than to ibd
Doctor :   The drugs such as non steroid anti-inflammatory drugs are the most common causes.
Doctor :   Apart from these drugs are the auto immune conditions.
User :   what are they
Doctor :   NSAID's are drugs such as ibuprofen, diclofenal, paracetamol, indomethacin,
Doctor :   * diclofenac I mean.
Doctor :   these are the most commonly available NSAID's.
User :   what are the auto immune conditions
Doctor :   Auto immune disorders mean presence of self antibodies to the cells of stomach lining.
Doctor :   Usually, it is associated with other condition such as pernicious anaemia.
User :   it all started with severe tummy pains constant for 11weeks
Doctor :   these drugs / the dietary factors / the infectious agent are more common source of inflammation than the autoimmune condition.
User :   which she still has,with loss of appetite and feeling sick and bloated
Doctor :   Have you followed what I have said?
Doctor :   Hi
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