Excessive stomach acid, chronic gurgling, squirting noises in abdomen, prescribed bentyl, advised endoscopy. Is this necessary?
I am a 41 yr old female who just saw a GI doctor today for excessive stomach acid and chronic gurgling; squirting noises in abdomen. He prescribed Bentyl(?) and wants to do an endoscopy . Is this procedure necessary? I have no pain or burning just noises that i cannot control that go on 24/7. Nexium doesn t quiet them nor does phenergan. Should I have the procedure done anyway or get 2nd opinion? He says gastritis or possible IBS but do those things start as suddenly as my symptoms did?
patient was admmitted with above complaints. all necessary investigations were done and managed conservatively.MRI brain showed acute infract in right corona radiata.chronic lacunar infarcts in pons,right thalmus,right lentiform nucleus and right corona radiata.USG abdomen showed solitary GB calculus.UGI endoscopy showed chronic active DU with duodenal stensosis pan gastriti with small pyloric ulcer.Grade B Erosive oesophagitis..bloodreports showed increased total bilirubin level.Gastroenterology consultation was taken for increasing total bilrubin ans was advised barium meal which was showed mild fold thickening stomach S/o gastritis.short segment stricture in post bulbar duodenum.patient was treated with LMWH,antihypertensives,antidiabetics,neurotropic agents and other supportive measures my dad was advised to take the following medicines at the time of discharge can please help me by telling which medicine is advised by for what purpose 1. tab . Pan 40mg 1-0-0 2.tab . strocit 500mg 1-0-1 3. tab A to Z 1-0-0 4. tab LOSAR 25mg 1-0-0 5. tab clodrel 75mg 1-0-0 6.tab Ulcikit 000-000 * 5days 7.tab Amaryl 2mg 0-1(before lunch)-0 8.TAB strovas 10mg 0-0-1 9.syrp SUCRALFATE 10ML thrice daily 1 month. please tell me detail why each medicine is used and when the dosage should be taken is it before meal or after.. IS Pan40mg and pantodoc 40mg are the same medcines..
hi, For past 3-4 months I was having occasional mild stomach pain towards lower left abdomen. It was in the afternoon (breakfast + lunch) and I used to have stomach bloating with gas. However, after 2 months back the stomach bloating & gas has receded but I had bit yellow concentrated urine and weakness in legs. I got a LFT and the billurubin level is 1.8 (0.4 - 1.2) and the abdomen ultrasound indicated mild fatty liver. I used to have a very pale yellow stool for the past few months. I consulted a gastroenterologist and he didn t even look into the reports until I told him about the findings. He doesn t think of any issue with my stomach, but have given me some 3 tablets to take for 5 days and go for a endoscopy after that if it doesn t recede(need to tell that this is a money making hospital, almost everyone has endoscopy prescribed who visits the gastro dept.). At the same time I consulted homeopathy doctor (family doc from since I was 5 yrs old, I am 26 now) and I took his prescription. After a week, I went for a urine and blood test and the bilirubin has dropped to 1.5. Moreover I don t have weakness in my legs and lightheadedness and the stomach pain. Only I have a bit of bloating and gas in the evening still. Do I need to go for an endoscopy to clear-out any doubts ?
Hi Doctor, I m Chandra Reddy from Bangalore India. I have been suffering with stomach bloating, flatulence and tightness since three weeks. I consulted gastro enterologist locally and got examined with abdomen scanning and endoscopy of upper GI and doctor said every thing looks fine and advised me to reduce my weight. He proscribed me Pantaprozole 40 mg and live lactic acid basillie for two weeks, however I dont see any improvement, still I badly feel stomach tightness. Please advice.
My 15 year old daughter has occasional severe lower abdominal pain. She will feel the need to urinate and then won t be able to. She ends up with severe pain, curled up in a ball crying. This happens to her about once a month or so. We have a urologist who has conducted every test there is (invasive and otherwise) and everything comes back as normal. Any suggestions on what our next step should be. We ve been with the urologist for about a year. She s seen a gynecologist and all tests were negative. She also saw a doctor to see if she had diabetes, again negative.
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Hi I had last Wednesday very bad abdominal pain very low area and a lot of pressure feel like I m having a baby, burning when I urinate and also some times chills and nausea constipation, but like 2 days ago the pressure I m better after I start to take Pryridium and Advil but still burning urinate and constipating nauseas some times. I had in the past history of Pielonefritis and kidneys infections too often, I had a gastricbypass 10 years ago. Just in case you need that information and a hysterectomy like 20 years ago all my life I m been suffering with cystitis . Help me please Thank you.
I recently had a colonoscopy and a endoscopy done, the colon is fine, but the dr found that in my biospy of my stomach red patches through out my stomach. He says that he hasnt seen this very often and doesnt know what it is or what its caused from. Now I have to go through small bowel capsule endoscopy to see if its threw out my small intestine . I have celiac sprue also for 8 years now and have lost alot of weight recently and also have diahreaa every day. I also have craping in pain in the middle of my belly along with bloating and nausea. Im worried that he does not know what this is, and have not been able to find anything on the internet about red patches. I seen the pictures and they are not ulcers, they are not bleeding the are really small and there is alot of them. any Idea of what this could be/
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