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... Mastic Gum is a resin from trees grown in Greece and has been used for stomach problems for hundreds of years. It has been determined to kill H.Pylori bacteria. I have used it for gastritis and it works well along with a probiotic supplement. ... (6 replies)
Question for Harry
Jul 18, 2004
... You are a person like me that antibiotics really mess up by doing in our friendly bacteria and you know it is a real pain to get right because doctors don't help very much!! ... (2 replies)
... I apologise in advance for the length of this but any advice would be really really appreciated. ... (2 replies)

... What is this Mastic Gum stuff? Would it be wise if diagnosed, to take this instead of antibiotics? (6 replies)
... of ulcers are caused by H.pylori bacteria. The cure is to get rid of the bacteria. The standard treatment is to take 2 antibiotics and a Proton Pump Inhibitor for 2 weeks. ... (6 replies)
... Septra is a sulpha drug usually used for urinary tract infections and drink alot of water. ... (15 replies)
... I am able to eat and drink small amounts today. The medicine the doctor gave me was a stronger pain med and aciphex which is used for ulcers, inflammation etc. He said they would wait for the biopsy results to decide what other treatment I needed. ... (19 replies)
EGD number 2
Jan 12, 2004
... You know many Doctors that treat us went to Medical School and were taught that Ulcers are caused by Stress mostly and erosion by medication like NASIDs. ... (5 replies)
Feb 13, 2007
... Having a H pylori infection means you have ulcers. The treatment like you had is to take antibiotics and a stomach acid reducer like a Proton Pump Inhitor like Prilosec or Privacid or other type. ... (5 replies)
... Several things about the Meds you are taking. Carafate is suppose to be used to help duodenal ulcers for short term use according to the PDR for about 8 weeks. ... (5 replies)
... like Prilosec and 2 antibiotics for a week or so. ... (1 replies)
... I use to have a problem with ulcers and have had gastritis alot that seemed never to get cured. Before the discovery of H. ... (12 replies)
... Well I have had both with the same results as you have had and can never diagnose it. But, if I take an antibiotic for 4 or 5 days I get odd symptoms.. ... (5 replies)
H. pylori again!!!
Feb 12, 2003
... I had been having ulcers and gastro problems for many years before H.pylori was discovered and a treatment is being perfected. I am one of those people that does not do well on most antibiotics. ... (3 replies)
... The tretment these days seems to include 2 antibiotics and a PPI for one week. ... (1 replies)
... by prescription is a pill that you can take for gastritis and ulcers. It coats the stomach to protect it from acid and bile. ... (15 replies)
... I know your docs keep saying gastritis, but have you ever been tested for H. Pylori? ... (6 replies)
... What do you do for a living? ... (22 replies)
Mar 23, 2006
... A person can be diagnosed for a stomach ulcer several ways. ... (3 replies)
... So, the treatment has evolved to giving 2 strong antibiotics and a PPI for 1 week and that would work. Sometimes 1 round does not kill the bacteria and different antibiotics may have to be used but always with a PPI. ... (21 replies)

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