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Acidity burning sensation
After few hours of having lunch or dinner I feel a burning sensation in the lower end of oesophagus ,then immediately I have to drink water, I also take antacids sometimes but how long should I ll getting rid of this acidity .Any diet problem?
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Dr. J.Mariano Anto Bruno Mascarenhas
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This can be solved with proper diet If you can share your (a) Fasting Glucose (b) Post Prandial Glucose (c) HbA1c (d) Blood Urea (e) Serum Creatinine (f) Lipid Profile reports at I can tailor make the diet chart for you Also Mention your (a) Age (b) Weight (c) Height (d) Whether you take Non Vegetarian Food.
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Gastritis is the most commonly seen problem these days .. Medicines can only give temporary relief.. Strict diet and lifestyle change can bring gastritis under control. Avoid spicy, hot ,high protein containing foods like fish .Take dal rice , butter milk ,curd rice ,drink plenty of water , have frequent small meals instead of large regular meals.Sleep 2-3 hours after having dinner .Take antacids and ppi for temporary relief
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try eating several small meals instead of three large ones whenever you can...Avoid foods that irritate your stomach, especially those that are spicy, acidic, fried or fatty... avoid coffee,tea etc... Avoid Stress as it may make your gastritis symptoms worse...consider calming activities, such as meditation, yoga etc...sleep with head raised position and have dinner at least 2 hours before sleep..take over the counter medications with above..consult physician if symptoms persists.
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