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I HAVE EXCESS GAS I have taken over the counter products…

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I HAVE EXCESS GAS...

I HAVE EXCESS GAS I have taken over the counter products with no relief. what is the cause and how can I avoid this problem what is the reason?

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

No not at this time. Wasn't sure if there was anything I could do or change the situation before consulting a doctor, Are you asking about prescription medication that I take or are you asking about the gas relief over the counter I have tried

Doctor's Assistant: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?

Clonazepam,, atenolol, nifedipine, losartan, atorvastatin , ,fuosemine, aspirin 81 mg, ferrous, vitamin d, magnesieum 250 mg.tiagabine, bupropion. clopidogrel, tizanidine.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I had colon cancer resectioning and chemotherapy in 2001. however I am screened every 2 years for any problems which may have occurred since then. no allergies known. no other unknown problems I am aware of

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Medical
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Doctor: Dr Josh, Doctor replied 8 months ago

Dear customer

Thank you for being online.

The symptoms you have described of having excessive gas can be due to a condition called gastritis.It is an inflammation or irritation of the lining of the stomach.It is caused by a various causes like physical stresses, social habits, chemicals, and infections,excessive use of Non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.

To get relief from this excessive gas,following is recommended for you now:
• Take Pepto-Bismol 2tsf thrice a day after meals.
• Take tab.Ranitidine(Zantac) 150 mg twice a day.Both these are available as over the counter (OTC)without a prescription & will help you greatly.

If still after this,the symptoms of gas persists.then you need to make an appointment with your doctor as prescription oral medications will then be required accordingly.Usually & most likely,the symptoms gets subside with these treatment & doctor visit is less likely required.

Thank you.

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Doctor: Dr Josh, Doctor replied 8 months ago

Dear customer

Do you have any other follow up question?

Waiting for your reply…

Thank you.

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Dr.Josh

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Doctor: Dr Josh, Doctor replied 8 months ago

Hi,

Just checking in to see how things are going.

Do you need further assistance?Is there anything else that you would like to know about excess gas you are having?

I am online & is waiting for your reply.

Please do reply.

Thank you.

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