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Gastric ulcer

Disease Explanation

  • A peptic ulcer, also known as PUD or peptic ulcer disease, is the most common ulcer of an area of the gastrointestinal tract that is usually acidic and thus extremely painful.
  • As many as 70–90% of such ulcers are associated with Helicobacter pylori, a spiral-shaped bacteria.
  • Ulcers can also be caused or worsened by drugs such as aspirin, ibuprofen, and other NSAIDs.
  • Stress.
  • Gastric Ulcer can affect esophagus, Stomach or first part of small intestine.

Symptoms

  • Abdominal pain, classically epigastric pain
  • Bloating and abdominal fullness
  • Nausea or vomiting.
  • Water brash (rush of saliva after an episode of regurgitation to dilute the acid in esophagus)
  • Loss of appetite
  • Hematemasis (blood in vomit). Due to bleeding from ulcer
  • Malena: Blood in stool

Treatment

  • Anti Acidity medication
  • Antibiotics for H pylori infection

Homeopathic Approach

We have been able to help people overcome their acidity with our homeopathic medication.We have been able to get patients off antacids which they have been taking for years together. Not only it relieves them of pain and burning but also of gas and distention as well.

Instructions

  • Foods that are spicy, salty and acidic should be avoided
  • Smoking and alcohol consumption should be stopped
  • Avoiding stress and moderating your lifestyle.
  • Avoid excessive pain killers