Suggest treatment for abdominal ulcers

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Posted on Tue, 3 Oct 2017 in General Health
Question: can stomache ulcer pain worsen during movement?
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Answered by Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh 26 minutes later
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Detailed Answer:
Hello and welcome,

During a BM, there is increased abdominal pressure (because of tensing the abdominal muscles and something called a valsalva - like when you hold your breath and push out). So this could increase the likelihood of refluxing acid in some people. Perhaps that is what you are feeling?
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