Any Information about Chronic Gastritis?

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What is chronic gastritis?

Chronic gastritis is the chronic inflammation of the gastric mucosa. It is a kind of gastritis that develops slowly over time.

What are the symptoms of chronic gastritis?

The possible symptoms of chronic gastritis include:
  • Upper abdominal pain
  • Bloating
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Belching
  • Indigestion
  • Poor appetite
  • Black stool

Some effective treatments for chronic gastritis?

Medical treatments.
  • Antacids
  • B12 vitamin shots
  • Antibiotics such as clarithromycin (Biaxin), amoxicillin (Amoxil, Augmentin), and metronidazole (Flagyl).
  • Proton pump inhibitors such as ranitidine (Zantac), nizatidine (Axid AR), famotidine (Pepcid), and cimetidine (Tagamet HB).
Home treatments.
  • Avoid alcohol and coffee.
  • Avoid foods that produce allergic symptoms.
  • Eat more fresh fruits and green vegetables.
  • Limit the use of pain relievers such as ibuprofen.
  • Limit the use of anti-inflammatory drugs such as aspirin.
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