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Not responding to medication for stomach infection. Still having constipation, numbness, burning in stomach and pain in the chest

 I have a gastric conctipation nd numbness problem and sometimes it give pain in the chest left and right and centre also burning sensation in stomach .before 3 weeks I was having and acute one to this doctor took endoscopy and check and found some infection in stomach and detect rut positive .I took full medicine for 15 days a name pantacid (combination of three therapy antibiotics).but problems r still Please help me
Asked On : Tue, 22 Jan 2013
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Hi Ajay,
Thanks for writing your query.

Your symptoms seems to be due to increased acidity in your stomach and its reflux towards esophagus.

In addition to the medicines, you should follow some precautions like :-
1. Avoid spicy and oily foods.
2. Avoid cigarette/alcohol.
3. Donot miss a meal.
4. Avoid mental/emotional stress.
5. Donot self medicate especially with pain killers and steroids.

You can take antacids like Ranitidine 150 mg twice a day before meals along with Domperidone 10 mg for relief of your symptoms. Taking antacid in gel form is also beneficial as it forms a protective coating over the damaged mucosa of the stomach.

I hope this is helpful to you.
Answered: Tue, 22 Jan 2013
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