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Hiatus hernia, esophagitis, bloating, stomach pain, noisy stomach, difficulty in bowels

I was just diagnosed with a hiatal hernia and esophagitis . I have bloating n stomach pain. My stomach is so noisy and makes a squirting noise which burns like I m being stabbed. I also have back and forth problems with bowel movements, sometimes I have a hard time and within a few days its like water ugh is this all from this hernia?
Asked On : Mon, 7 May 2012
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Thanks for writing your query.

After reading your post, it seems that your symptoms are due to Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease(GERD).

You can take an antacid like Omeprazole 40 mg once daily before meals along with Domperidone 30 mg.

Following precautions will be helpful :-
1. Avoid spicy and oily foods.
2. Avoid carbonated beverages.
3. Avoid being empty stomach for long periods.
4. Avoid smoking and alcohol, if any.
5. Avoid self medication, especially with painkillers and steroids.
6. Avoid mental and emotional stress.
7. Drink lots of water daily.

I hope this is helpful to you.
Answered: Sun, 6 Apr 2014
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