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Suggest treatment for severe acidity and stomach gas - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 05-Jan-2015
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Doctor:Hi,
Please proceed with your query
User:hi sir
Doctor:Hi
Doctor:Please proceed
User:i am feeling sever acidity ,gas as well as constipation also feeling chest pain
Doctor:OK
User:right now i am in lactation period also.feeding 2 months baby.
Doctor:OK
User:so i went to dr and he prescribe me Nexpro
Doctor:OK
User:but still chest pain and acidity
Doctor:OK
User:can u suggest me
User:how i will be cure ..because my baby de[ends me
Doctor:Since how many days due to have these symptoms and since when are you on nexpro?
User:since last 10 days
Doctor:OK
User:right now also feeling chest pain
Doctor:How about your diet?
Doctor:Ok
User:diet means,,bread,rice dal vegetable ,tea
User:sometimes non veg
Doctor:OK
Doctor:Are you having meals at regular intervals?
User:yes
Doctor:OK
Doctor:Is this the first time you are having these symptoms with chest pain?
User:yes
Doctor:OK
User:due to acidity and gas
Doctor:What is the dosage and frequency of nexpro you are taking?
User:once before food 40mg
Doctor:OK
Doctor:Thanks for the details.
Doctor:As you are taking nexpro since 10 days and the chest pain with acidity has not improved, I suggest you take Nexpro twice a day, once in the morning before breakfast and the other in the evening before dinner.
Doctor:Drink lots of water.
Doctor:Avoid spicy and oily foods.
Doctor:Better to avoid non veg till all these symptoms improve
User:ok
Doctor:Have cold milk, avoid tea and coffee.
User:can i take nexpro on my lactaTION PERIOD.
User:or any medicine
User:yes sir
User:anything else sir
Doctor:It can be taken during lactation
Doctor:but be careful regarding infections.
Doctor:If you or your child has any infection then needs to be stopped.
User:ok
Doctor:Lets observe your symptoms with the above said measures for 3 to 4 more days.
User:infectation like
Doctor:If then it doesn't improve then you need to see a gastroenterologist for examination.
User:ok
Doctor:Any infection of the upper respiratory tract like nose, throat, cough, cold has to be noted
User:ok sir
User:thanks
Doctor:Do you have any more queries for me?
Doctor:Thanks for visiting me here. Bye for now.
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