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Prevpac and Pylori causing lower back pain - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi im 21 years old male and have been on prevpac therapy for the second time
User :   im having really bad back pain could this be the medication
User :   ?
User :   lower left of back really low like waste line
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since how long u have this probem
Doctor :   problem
User :   well i can fell it hurt a little for about a month since i got the pilory but i woke up this morning really bad
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u get an xray
User :   it hurts more when i try to bend forward
User :   and im a kick boxer so dont know if it medication or a strain
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   if the back pain is persisting for more 3 months
Doctor :   it need to be evaluated
Doctor :   i would suggest you to get an x-ray done and consult an orthopedician
User :   well i read forums with people that have taken prevpac and had pylori and they all report back pain
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Doctor :   gastritis does cause backpain
Doctor :   H.Pylori is one the major causes of gastritis and ulcer
User :   dont know if this helps but when i push done ont the bone on left side it feels brusied
User :   but there is no bruise i can see
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Doctor :   u need to get xray done
Doctor :   to rule out any significant injury to ur back
User :   i think i will get one done today how accurate is an ex ray when it comes to pinched nerve or is it just to rule out the bone fractures
Doctor :   fractures u cannot make out
Doctor :   for soft tissue injury
Doctor :   u need to get any MRI
Doctor :   Get an MRI
User :   can i ask for one or do they give me what they feel is better
Doctor :   u can consult
Doctor :   them
Doctor :   they will advise you how to go by
Doctor :   since the back ache is persisting
Doctor :   i would suggest u to consult and not ignore
Doctor :   any back pain perisisting beyond 3 days with rest and normal treatment
Doctor :   needs to be investigated
User :   ok thank you doctor i will go today
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
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User :   yes i filled it out
Doctor :   thanks
User :   thx
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