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Treatment and medicines for gastritis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi,

My Father aged 48 have problems in abdomen like,
1.     Chest pain after eating,
2.     feeling heavy after eating food
3.     feeling uneasy and getting continuous burps after food
4.     he goes for a regular walk in the morning(empty stomach), but nowadays he is not able to walk he is feeling pain in abdomen and have vomiting sensation

can you suggest query=Hi,

Doctor :   hi
User :   Hi,My Father aged 48 have problems in abdomen like,1.     Chest pain after eating,2.     feeling heavy after eating food3.     feeling uneasy and getting continuous burps after food4.     he goes for a regular walk in the morning(empty stomach), but nowadays he is not able to walk he is feeling pain in abdomen and have vomiting sensationcan you suggest query=Hi,
Doctor :  
give me some time to read this
User :   Sorry Doctor
Doctor :   from how many days he is having this problem?
Doctor :  
its ok
User :   Its about a year he is having this problem
Doctor :  
is he taking any tablets for this?
Doctor :  
did he see any doctor?
User :   No doctor he has consulted some homeo doctors but he has no improvements in that and hie is not taking any medicines now
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
he is having gastritis
Doctor :  
his problem is GASTRITIS
User :   ok doctor.
Doctor :   this is because of excess of acid production in the stomach .

User :   So what is the remedy doctor?
Doctor :  
he should first avoid SPICY FOODS
User :   any tablets you could prescribe?
Doctor :   YES
Doctor :  
there are medicines which i can prescribe for this
Doctor :   he should also avoid JUNK FOODS,OILY FOODS

Doctor :   he should not skip a meal
User :   Morning he is having a cup of oats
Doctor :  
User :   afternoon the regular food like rice and vegetables with a fruit and dinner propably chappatis
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
is he habituated to smoking>?
User :   I believe that he is not including any junk or oily foods.
Doctor :  
addicted to alchohol?
User :   No doctor he doesnt smoke or drink.
Doctor :   very good
Doctor :  
where are u from?
User :   India,Tamil Nadu,Salem
Doctor :  
Doctor :   i will tell some medicines for gastritis
Doctor :  
he should use it regularly
User :   Ok Doctor.Sure
Doctor :   is he taking any medicines like voveron?
Doctor :  
or any other medication?
User :   Now he is not into any medication
Doctor :  
cos even some medications will aggrevate his stomach pain
User :   he has not taken that tablet too
Doctor :   previously he used to take?
User :   No doctor
Doctor :  
ask him to take sucrafil syrup
Doctor :  
two times a day
User :   Ok doctor
Doctor :  
User :   morning with empty stomach?
Doctor :  
no no after taking food
User :   or befor or after food?
User :   Ok doctor
Doctor :  
along with that tab rantac 150mg after taking food
User :   ok doctor
Doctor :   if he is having vominting ask him to take tab phenargan 2mg before food

Doctor :  
if he is not having vomiting then dont have to take phenargan
User :   ok doctor
Doctor :  
ask him to take bland food
User :   Would this diet which he is taking now is fine or
Doctor :   its fine ,but when taking the curry spicy or not?
User :   Not very spicy normal level only
Doctor :  
User :   for how many days he should take these medicines?
Doctor :  
then for this nothing else is required
User :   And do we need to go for any scans?
Doctor :  
he should take it atleast for 2 weeks
Doctor :  
even stress also can exaggerate gastritis
Doctor :   presently scan is not required
User :   Or endoscopys just to find the level of gastritis
Doctor :  
let him take the medicines now..even after takeng medicines if his problem is not coming down then u can go for further investigations like scanning
User :   Doctor where are you from and whats your name?
Doctor :  
i am from bangalore
Doctor :   i am DR XXXXXXXX
User :   Sure doctor
Doctor :  
User :   I will ask him to take this tablets....
Doctor :   Did you follow what I said? Please get back to me in case of doubts.

User :   If again this problem arises we will surely consult with you again
Doctor :   sure
User :   Yes doctor I have noted dopwn the medicines...
Doctor :  
Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   *down
Doctor :   ok
User :   No doctor Thank You so much for your support.
Doctor :   u are welcome

Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done.

User :   Done
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting HealthcareMagic. Bye for now.
Doctor :   take care
Doctor :  
good nght
User :   Bi Doctor You too take care.
User :   good Night
Doctor :  
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