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Suggest treatment for gastritis and back pain

Hello, My mother is 53 years old and has been complaining of gas for over 4 months now. Lately she has been burping a lot, suffer from nausea, back pain, legs & hand pain, burning sensation in chest, and mobile abdomen pain. Can you advise why she is facing these pain & uneasiness ?
Mon, 11 May 2011
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Hello
Thank You for contacting HCM.
Your mother appears to be suffering from Acid Peptic Disease.

Drugs to be taken:
1. capsule omeprazole 40 mg twice daily.
2. Tablet domperidone 10 mg half an hour before meal thrice daily.
3. Antacid syrup containing magnesium and aluminium hydroxide 1 tablespoon half an hour before meal thrice daily.
These medicines are to be taken for a duration of two weeks.

Precautions to be taken:
1. Avoid spicy and oily foods.
2. restrict intake of tea, coffee and carbonated drinks.
3. avoid alcohol, cigarettes and drugs like NSAIDs.
4. Do not lie down or do strenous exercise for 30 minutes after meal.

Contact hospital emergency in case of severe abdominal pain or worsening of symptoms.
If the symptoms persists even after two weeks of treatment contact your local physician.

Hope this answers your question. If you have additional questions or follow
up questions then please do not hesitate in writing to us.
Wishing you good health.
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Suggest treatment for gastritis and back pain

Hello Thank You for contacting HCM. Your mother appears to be suffering from Acid Peptic Disease. Drugs to be taken: 1. capsule omeprazole 40 mg twice daily. 2. Tablet domperidone 10 mg half an hour before meal thrice daily. 3. Antacid syrup containing magnesium and aluminium hydroxide 1 tablespoon half an hour before meal thrice daily. These medicines are to be taken for a duration of two weeks. Precautions to be taken: 1. Avoid spicy and oily foods. 2. restrict intake of tea, coffee and carbonated drinks. 3. avoid alcohol, cigarettes and drugs like NSAIDs. 4. Do not lie down or do strenous exercise for 30 minutes after meal. Contact hospital emergency in case of severe abdominal pain or worsening of symptoms. If the symptoms persists even after two weeks of treatment contact your local physician. Hope this answers your question. If you have additional questions or follow up questions then please do not hesitate in writing to us. Wishing you good health.