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History of erosive gastritis. Done second endoscopy. Prescribed prilosec. Have stomach ache, gas, belching

I was diagnosed 5 years ago with erosive gastritis . I had a second endoscopy 2 years ago, condition was still there. i was told to take prilosec each morning. In the last 6 months I generally have what feels like a queezy or something like a mild stomach ache upon awakening in the morning. Also have a lot of stomach groaning or rumbling as well as problems with passing gas off and on. I have noted that any alcohol consumption or something like chinese food causes a terrible belching . If I have a large meal, my stomach feels distended and hard. Please tell me that I do NOT have stomach cancer! Thank you.
Asked On : Thu, 7 Mar 2013
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Hi, welcome to HCM.
It really doesn't look like gastric cancer. All symptoms are associated with severe gastritis. You should avoid consumption of alcohol and spicy food strictly for at least 6 months. It needs time to heal.
Also consult your physician for peptic ulcer disease treatment. You needs a dedicated care for ulcers.

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