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Vomit in the blood with stabbing pain in cheat and opiate treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Peptic Ulcer
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can i help you
User :   hi, i went to the hospital 2 nights ago because i was vomiting alot of blood, the x-ray showed nothing.assuming its a bloody ulcer this is what i want to do in terms of medication. i have a very intense stabbing pain in my chest in the middle of my rib cage above my stomach. its a 9 or 10 on the 1-10 scale. the anti-acids the hospital perscribed didnt help at all. i took an oxycodone 80mg and the pain was gone for 8-9 hours and i didnt get a body high. it was a perfect dose. is that a proper medication for this type of chronic pain. im seeing a doctor today.
Doctor :   k
User :   it says opiate treatment can be nessasary....
Doctor :   For pain which is intolerable and restricting the normal sleep and daily activities
Doctor :   opiates can be used
Doctor :   but since your are vomiting blood it will aggravate the bleeding
Doctor :   was there any other tests done other than X ray
User :   no
User :   i was out in 3 hours is was BS
User :   they didnt look very hard
User :   and the oxy didnt cause me to bleed more
Doctor :   what is bs?
User :   amaned
the way i was ex
User :   the way i was examined

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