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Fullness after eating, discomfort in upper abdomen, fatigue, burning sensation when drinking warm beverages. Reason?

I have been having discomfort and dull pain in my upper abdomen , below my sternum..after eating I feel overly full in that area...but not in my lower abdomen. Have a burning sensation when drinking warm beverages and had some pain when I swallowed in that area the other day. Now have discomfort, fatigue and on and off stomach pain
Asked On : Thu, 15 Nov 2012
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Feb 2013

Thank you for your query on Healthcare Magic.

With your symptoms the following are the possibilities.

1. Gastritis

2.Nonulcer dyspepsia

3.Acid peptic disease such as peptic ulcers in the stomach and duodenum.

4.Reflux esophagitis.

In such cases antacid medications like pantoprazole or omeprazole will give relief from symptoms.

And an upper gut endoscopy has to be done to look for any ulcers or reflux esophagitis.

Hence I advise you to consult the physician or a gastroenterologist for further evaluation and for treatment.

Hope I have answered your query.

Answered: Thu, 29 Aug 2013
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