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Inflammation of the gastric (stomach) lining is called gastritis. It is most often caused by irritation of the gastric lining due to excessive alcohol intake, bacterial infection, chronic vomiting, or prolonged use of certain painkillers. The symptoms are nausea, vomiting, indigestion, heartburn, stomach pain, etc.

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Is cabbage juice helpful for gastritis?

Query: Hello doctor, I wanted to try cabbage juice for my gastritis. Should I be worried about the effects of cabbage on thyroid?  Read Full »

Dr. Ishwar Chandra Rai

Answer: Hi, Welcome to Cabbage juice is very effective in gastritis and peptic ulcer. It contains several micronutrients, phytochemical and antioxidants. Sulforaphane is an antioxidant found in cabbage juice which helps to reduce Helicobacter pylori. So you can take it. It does not affect thyr...  Read Full »

I have low growth hormone levels, chronic gastritis, and I am underweight. Do I have hypopituitarism?

Query: Hi doctor, I have low GH levels and am concerned I have an issue with my pituitary gland. My father has the same problem as well. I have been underweight my entire life, and now I want to gain weight. Also, I have chronic gastritis that is on and off. I currently take probiotics and multivitamins, ...  Read Full »

Dr. Chetan Desai

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I went through your query and understood your concern. I have a few questions, 1. Do you have hair loss? 2. Are you losing weight, or are you underweight? 3. Do you have a low appetite and low sex drive? The reasons could be related to thyroid issues, so I suggest getting...  Read Full »

I am suffering from burning sensation in stomach with back pain inspite of having medications. Why?

Query: Hello doctor,I am 21 years old boy suffering from burning sensation in the upper part of the stomach with back pain. Also, I have to urinate many times and have the urge to urinate always. I take medicine Levofloxacin, a syrup and feel suitable for a few days but now I am suffering from these proble...  Read Full »

Dr. Prabhakaran

Answer: Hello, Welcome to The problems what you said above is curable. 1) A burning sensation is due to gastritis. 2) Urge to urinate, and frequent micturition is due to urinary tract infection. For gastritis take regular food at regular intervals and avoid spicy, peppery and masala foods....  Read Full »

I am suffering from gastric problems, constipation, and rectal swelling with incomplete bowel movements. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor, I am 31 years old man. My height is 158 centimeters and 4 inches, and I weigh 163.142 pounds. I have gastric problems, constipation, and swelling in my rectum. The stool is not passing as usual. Some feces are left inside, which comes during the wash. Please suggest some medicine. Thank y...  Read Full »

Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I just read your query. You can take the following medicines for your problem: Syrup Abhyarishta 15 milliliters twice a day with water after food for 10 days. Avipatikar Churan one tablespoon twice daily with water after food for 10 days. Triphala Churan 2 tablespoo...  Read Full »

I am having stomach infection and IBSAL. What could be the treatment?

Query: Hello doctor,I am suffering from IBS and stomach infection. Kindly help.  Read Full »

Dr. Gowri Palanissami

Answer: Hello, Welcome to You have mentioned that you are suffering from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and stomach pain. Kindly share more details about your issue, like the time duration of your symptoms, frequency, area of pain, BMI (body mass index), history, any reports taken that will aid...  Read Full »

I have chronic gastritis and want to do snehapana at home. Can you please guide me?

Query: Hello doctor, I have chronic gastritis. I want to do Snehapana at home with pure cow ghee. Can you please guide me?  Read Full »

Dr. Alka

Answer: Hello, Welcome to Ideally, you should have done it under the supervision of a nearby Ayurveda physician. Because this procedure also requires a close watch and some dietary restrictions. Even if you are taking some medicine without guidance, it is not advisable to do it on your own. It ...  Read Full »

I want to stop taking Omeprazole for my stomach discomfort, gastritis, indigestion, and GERD, but I am afraid of the side effects. Can homeopathy medicine help?

Query: Hello doctor, I have been taking the Omeprazole tablet for my stomach discomfort, gastritis, and indigestion for the past 11 years. Unfortunately, I have also been suffering from GERD for the last six months. I want to stop this medicine, but I am afraid of the side effects of stopping it. Can homeo...  Read Full »

Dr. Sheetal Nanji Dama

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I read your query and can understand your concern. Of course, homeopathy will help you. I suggest you can take the following medicines: 1. Nux vomica 200, five pills morning and night. 2. Asafoetida 3X, four tablets morning, noon, and evening (if you do not get 3X...  Read Full »

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