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What can be cause of stomach burning sensation?

what causes stomach to burn , i mean become gradually hot everytime i sit and sometimes heats up to the extent of itching. This rarely happens whenever im standing. Also the stomach becomes itchy every time im near cooker . note my ody is not hot but my stomach each of these times. Thanks
Mon, 10 Mar 2014
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Hi,
Burning in the stomach is commonly due to gastric inflammation. If you are on pain killers or if you smoke, it is right time to quit. Try an antacid like rabeprazole 20 mg once in the morning. Avoid hot, spicy and heavy food.
you should be fine in a coupe of days. hope this helped.
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