Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
126 Doctors are Online

I have been having abdominal pains. What could it be ?

I have been having abdominal pains for the past week and when I press on my stomach it is sensitive. What could it be ?
Asked On : Mon, 24 Jan 2011
Answers:  1 Views:  285
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
General & Family Physician 's  Response
Referring to the location it seems that you are suffering from epigastric pain. It might be because of Gastritis. You can try some proton pump inhibitor like Pantoprazole 40 mg once daily before food for a month, avoid hot and spicy food, and in the meantime please get an ultrasound and upper GI endoscopy done on a priority basis.
Answered: Mon, 24 Jan 2011
I find this answer helpful

1 Doctor agrees with this answer

Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor