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Suggest treatment for constant belching while on Carafate, Nexium and Zantac

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Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil

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Posted on Mon, 19 Sep 2016 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: I am belching constantly even though on Nexium, Zantac and Carafate. My WBC is elevated at 14. Have sore on tongue. Not constant but recurring pain on right side next to right breast. Have seen my primary care doctor waiting on result of ct scan. Couldn't get appt til Nov 10 with gi doctor.
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Answered by Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Need more info

Detailed Answer:
Hello and Welcome

I appreciate your concern

Kindly answer the following to advise accordingly

What dose of nexium are you taking and for how long ?
Have you had an upper GI endoscopy done. Can you share the result if possible ?

Wishing you best of health

Thanks

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