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Peptic ulcer diet and medications - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi docs
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   yup..gud afternoon
User :   good name pls
Doctor :   gud afterno
User :   so that i can refer you in future
Doctor :   and you are..
User :   thanks
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   How can I help you bini ?
User :   my issue is that i am having ulcer from the pass 2 year..tell me the best possible to cure

Doctor :   where is the ulcer?
User :   sorry
Doctor :   in the stomach/duedenem {intestine}?
User :   stomatch
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Did you get an endoscopy done to confirm that there is a ulcer?
Doctor :   or isit suspected because of your pain only?
User :   ya i have done an endoscopy....n its confirm..

Doctor :   ok

Doctor :   when was the endoscopy done?
have you taken the complete medicines?
User :   last year..have taken the complete medicines..n it was cure till i start taking some drinks
User :   r u there?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   hmmm
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   as you already have a h/o
Doctor :   ulcer
Doctor :   you should be very careful with your diet
Doctor :   no alcohol/ smoking
Doctor :   and regular meals,
Doctor :   with less spicy/oily food
User :   how worse it could effect?
Doctor :   you can get another ulcer
Doctor :   How old are you and what work do you do?
User :   m 26..working in mnc
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :   See, the reason why you are advised to be careful
Doctor :   once you have a ulcer in the stomach
Doctor :   is that it can lead to complications- short and long term
User :   what does it mean?
Doctor :   once you take the medicine and the ulcer is cured
Doctor :   it is fine
Doctor :   If you again have an ulcer now,
Doctor :   the ulcer can get bigger/ deeper
Doctor :   do you smoke?
User :   sometime
Doctor :   ok- the people with ulcers have a greater chance of developing stomach cancer
Doctor :   that is why you are advised to be careful with your diet/ smoking etc
Doctor :   It is a risk in the long term
User :   i swear i wont smoke/drink...
Doctor :   more immediate
Doctor :   if the ulcer gets too deep and
Doctor :   then it causes a hole in the stomach- which requires emergency surgery
Doctor :   though this is rare
Doctor :   But once you take treatment- again- it will heal
Doctor :   after that you must be very strict with your diet/ lifestyle
Doctor :   then there wont be a problem
User :   thanks...i will strickly follow your advice
Doctor :   one of our docs will give you a call o see how you are doing
User :   cool.
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Doctor :   thanks for consulting us
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