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NSAID induced gastritis, bland diet - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi,
User :   i have a query
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query
User :   last week due to pain in tooth, doc gave me capmox 500mg along with divan plus painkiller without any antaacid. after the course is over i started feeling nausea and pain on the left side of stomach
User :   3 days and after nest day pain/nausea started. i consulted a general physician, and he said it is due to hyper acidity and prescribed somparz D 40 1 tab in empty stomach
Doctor :   Ok, how many days did you use them?
User :   he told to have it for 7 more days to subside acidity problem
Doctor :   Are you with me?
User :   now i am feeling better but today onwards i am feeling urge to clear my bowel. Is it due sompraz capsule side effect
Doctor :   ok
User :   my uncle is also a doc and he suggested to take pantop D 40 instead of sompraz . which one is better ?
Doctor :   Not really
Doctor :   the gut motility increases after the healing
User :   my uncle also suggested to take sucral gel 15 mins before food 4 times in a day. should i take that also ? what 's your opinion ?
Doctor :   Both are the same class of medicines
Doctor :   but different manufacturer
Doctor :   Sompraz has Esmoprazole. Pantop has Pantaprazole
Doctor :   You can take Pantop on empty stomach in the morning once a day
Doctor :   That should suffice
User :   i do not think i have gastrities or gas related problem
Doctor :   Sucral Gel should have been given when you had gastritis a week back
Doctor :   since you are improving now, I do not think you need it anymore
User :   you have mentioned gut motility increases after healing. what is that ?
Doctor :   The pain that you have had a week back is called
Doctor :   NSAID induced gastritis
Doctor :   Sucral Gel is helpful in Acute Gastritis
Doctor :   conditions
Doctor :   I mean you tend to move bowels more frequently at this time
Doctor :   when you are getting better
User :   is it good or bad
Doctor :   Good
User :   from functionality point of view, what is the difference between Esmoprazole and Pantaprazole
Doctor :   Both are they same, the onset of action differs
User :   so what is your opinion to expedite the recovery
Doctor :   Less stress
Doctor :   Less spicy food
Doctor :   Bland diet
Doctor :   Stop Divon Plus
User :   i'm not taking divan plus any more. it was stopped last last-2-last sunday
User :   from medicine point of view what should I take
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   So follow all the above now
Doctor :   You can take either Sampraz or Pantop whichever is available with you
User :   1 capsule D 40 on empty stomach and for how many days ?
User :   in the past I do not have any acidity related issues.
Doctor :   A week
User :   do u think divan plus is the culprit here to cause this problem
Doctor :   It is most probably the one
User :   so after a week once i stop the medicine is there any chance of recurrence of acidity
User :   thanks for your kind advice. will revert in case if it aggravates.
Doctor :   Unlikely
User :   thanks and good bye
Doctor :   Follow the above measures along with the medicines
Doctor :   Eat slowly
Doctor :   and chew properly
Doctor :   The saliva has lot of antiacid property
Doctor :   All the best
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting
Doctor :   Bye for now
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