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I'm sorry to hear about this
When did it start?
started 3 days ago
Do you have any medical conditions or take any medication?
history of pancretits 12 years ago. High blood pressure
Take lamictol, amlodapine, and protonix
also taking vicodine for the pain. its not working
How bad is the pain on a scale of 1-10?
I see, how long have you been on protonix?
Okay, and nausea, vomiting or diarrhea?
lots of bleching also, diarrhea once early today
Any blood in your stool?
Okay, this may be due to a peptic ulcer, even though you are on protonix. You may require treatment for h.pylori, which is known to cause ulcers
what is the treatment
Antibiotics and also a drug like protonix
but isn't the pain sopose to decrease with food mine intensifies
No, it depends on the location of the ulcer, if it is in the stomach it worsens with food
should i go to the ER now
How bad is the pain now?
You may go to the ER, but honestly it may not be necessary if it is the exact same pain you have been having, I would recommend seeing a gastroenterologist