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Suggest treatment for peptic ulcer

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Dr. Klerida Shehu

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Practicing since :2006

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Posted on Fri, 17 Oct 2014 in Digestion and Bowels
Question: How do you heal a peptic ulcer? Is it just time or do you need medication?
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Answered by Dr. Klerida Shehu 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Following treatment regimen...

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Peptic ulcer treatment need the following treatment:
- Prisolec twice daily
- Antacids
- diet changes

You should evaluate the ulcer after 4 weeks, and to determine if H.pylori is present as antibiotics are needed then.

Hope it helped!
Dr.Klerida
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