GERD, acid reflux

Was initially diagnosed with H.pylori infection and duodenal ulcers. Doctor says opening at end of stomach has widened than normal. He is giving me pantocid L/ pantocid 40 since 6 months along with sucral/ samsuc syrup.  Is the treatment right? There is no hilatel hernia. If I don't take medicine, I face acid reflux.
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Dr. Anil Kumar Jain Bangalore | General Physician
hello there.

yes the treatment is right.
but there's what you should do additionally.
1. drink lots if water.
2. have a high fiber diet.
3. avoid oily, spicy and other junk foods.
4. have 5 smaller meals at frequent intervals rather than having 3 full meals.
5. practice yoga, pranayama and meditation this will help in reducing the effects if reflux.
6. don't sleep immediately after food.
7. take a pillow of 2 while you sleep to sleep will the head and chest level a little raised when compared to other parts of the body.


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