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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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 »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. 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 3... 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 »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. 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 »
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 »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. 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 thy... 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 »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. 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 restriction. Even if you are taking some medicine without guidance, it is not advisable to do it on your own. It... Read Full »