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Gas, acidity problem, stomach reflux to esophagus - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hello sir, i have gas and acidity problem,anything i eat after half an hour a acid forms in my stomach reflux to esophagus (this symtom got cured by taking capsul pantocid-D) , and most importantly always a lot of gas is forming inside my stomach which chocks at my chest causing problem in breathing(not cured). please suggest me what medicines to take,foods to restrict.
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   Dr. XXXXXXXX here.
Doctor :   let me read what you have typed.
Doctor :   are you stil taking the medications?
Doctor :   what symptoms do you have at present?
User :   yes, i have taken ten capsul
Doctor :   please provide your age, gender, location, occupation, height weight, marital status, details of past medical illness if any.
User :   age-29, male, Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   your symptoms need further evaluation and investigations like endoscopy to look for any ulcers or mucosal damage
Doctor :   the treatment usually consist of long term use of acid suppressors, and ulcer healing medications, and diet changes
User :   my current problem is lot of gas is forming inside my stomach which chocks at my chest causing problem in happens after meals in evening and early morning.
Doctor :   i would recommend a thorough examination done by a gastroenterologist along with an endoscopy to look for ulcers, mucosal damage or infection
Doctor :   and get them treated which would control your symptoms
Doctor :   continue to take your asthma medications as prescribed to you
User :   Please refer any doctor in West Bengal
Doctor :   just give me a moment
Doctor :   visit this link
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW Doctor :   it gives list of gastroenterologists in west bengal
Doctor :   you can select your are of location and choose the doctor you would like to take consultation from
User :   please give any medicine for gas symtoms
Doctor :   you can continue to take the capsules that were prescribed to you, along with
Doctor :   Digene syrup 20 ml 2-3 times a day before food
Doctor :   avoid having spicy, oily, fried foods
Doctor :   avoid taking lot of wheat products, potatoes, cauliflower, cabbage etc, these tend to worsen the symptoms
Doctor :   have you followed what I have said?
User :   yes
Doctor :   is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   is fish meat to avoid
Doctor :   it is better to avoid
Doctor :   stick to plain and bland food for few days.
Doctor :   and do not let stomach be empty for more than 3 hours
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