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Duodenal Ulcer

Also known as Gastric Ulcer, H Pylori, Peptic Ulcer Disease, Stomach Ulcer, Ulcer - Stomach

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  • Diagnosed with H Pylor. Lots of weird symptoms..

    I’ve been feeling like crap for the last year or so, and have been struggling to get answers. Regular doctors have dismissed me as either depressed and/or anxious/stressed because nothing was coming back via blood work and CT scans, but I refuse to accept that as my diagnoses as I know my body and know...

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  • Still feel unwell after Helicobacter Pylori Treatment

    Hi, I had symptoms for about 2 months, nausea and upper abdominal gwaning feeling, plus appetite affected and had waves in the day feeling generally unwell , I think it was brought on due to a stressful situation. I went to the doctors and tested positive for helicobacter pylori. I have completed the...

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  • After H Pylori

    Hi everyone,I have posted here before,I have been treated for h pylori,antibiotics and lansoprazole.Prior to treatment I had complete loss of appetite and loss of weight.Although by force feeding I am keeping my weight between 117 pounds and 118.I still have no appetite,most worrying is I am losing body...

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  • Do I have ulcers? Please Help!

    Summary . Stabbing pains all over ribs and abdominal . Belly button feels like it's ripping inside. Pain is constant but Gets excruciating if I eat a large meal to where stomach feels like it wants to rip open and Bloated . Hurts bend over or twist hurts to laugh or cough or sneeze . Can't...

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  • Blood in stool

    I am 16 years old, and saw blood in my stool. At first it was only blood when I wipe it with tissue on the second day but today (third day) there was blood when I poop (diarrhea). I’ve never had any sexual intercourse l, nor am I pregnant (don’t even have a boyfriend). But I’ve been stress lately and...

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  • Hpylori

    Hi I'm wondering if it's ok to take hpylori treatment after having a negative result from a stool sample due to being on pantoprazole at the time.i was given it n stayed on it for several weeks then had endoscopy but no swabs to check for it even though I had been promised by Dr this would happen.a...

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  • Could this be h pylori?

    Have suffered with kidney trouble for years,and always seem to have pelvic pain. Am being monitored by Urologist. However, in November I doubled up with stomach,not pelvic,pain.Tried to get it to pass. Seemed like trapped wind. Also I had a nasty taste in my mouth,like sucking pennies.This made me very...

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  • Perforated Duodenal Ulcer

    I had a duodenal ulcer and didn't know it...not until it ruptured and I experienced the worst pain of my life. And I've had several surgeries and given birth! I had been seeing a doctor for stomach pain who diagnosed acid reflux without doing any tests. I also suffer from terrible headaches and,...

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  • H pylori diagnosis 2 weeks ago

    Hi everyone I was diagnosed with h pylori 2 weeks ago took antibiotics for 1 week came off them last Friday. Felt much better however today I am starting with pain again in my stomach and getting a distant heart burn. I've changed my diet and and am trying the mastic gum. I'm at my wits end I...

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  • H. Pylori test while on PPI?

    Been on a PPI (Omeprazole 40mg) for GERD for just over a week. I've been having a gnawing abdominal pain for over 3 weeks now and suspect H. Pylori. My GI has ordered a fecal test, so I stopped taking my PPI. After scheduling to pick up the kit with the nurse I said to her "So am I right in...

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  • Diarrhea with Ulcer?

    Does anyone have diarrhea with their ulcer symptoms? Body has gone through lots of craziness the past few weeks. Trying to figure out if it’s an ulcer or ... Symptoms: LUQ pain under my ribs, constant stitch or side ache feeling in the same place, L upper back pain (bra strap area or slightly under),...

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  • H pylori. I don't know what to do anymore...

    Hello and sorry for the long post. My symptoms started January of this year and it has been a constant nightmare of symptoms. Reflux, throat pain, lump in throat, stabbing pains and burning in the upper stomach, burping,heart palpitations, chest pain, throat clicking, chocking on nothing, nausea depression,...

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  • Acute Gastritis OR Ulcer ?????

    Hi, I'm 17 years old and I really need help.  On July 5th of this summer I went to a cottage in my area and drank some unclean water via the lake. I did not use sunscreen and had quite a bad sunburn. Now that I look back, my first day being there I was not as hungry for dinner as I usually am...maybe...

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  • Constant stomach problems

    I have seen my GP twice in the last few months for constant indigestion, which now seems to be getting worse. I wake in the night with feelings of hunger-  pangs and regularly feel bloated and sick. Also suffer with awful wind. I’ve tried every antacid going.  On waking, I feel like there’s...

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  • Gastrointestinal problem that's not getting better.

    I was diagnosed with H pylori more than a year ago and took the prescribed triple-therapy kit for two weeks. It worked for months later, I tested negative for H Pylori. However, the symptoms of a burning stomach, discomfort, feeling tired always have never disappeared. Sometimes i get very irritating...

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  • Duodenal Ulcer and nausea

    Hi, I was diagnosed with a duodenal ulcer two weeks ago and have finished the two antibiotics a week ago. They antibiotics made me so sick. I am on PPI and Zofran and Maxolon for nausea. I have my appetite back but still feel so tired and still suffer from bad nausea even with the two meds. Can anyone...

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  • Can someone tell me what to do.

    I'm tired of being sick with this hpylori. My life is on hold. I'm depressed. I have bad symptoms in my stomach my chest and all over my body. I don't sleep at night due to lots of belching and pain.

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  • I've had abdominal pain for 2 weeks, stomach ulcer?

    Hi everyone. This is my first post / forum on Patient so thank you for taking the time to read. I am a 24 year old male from the North East of England. Two weeks ago (Thursday 20th April 2017) whilst at work I got a sudeen painful stomach, it felt like kind of a trapped wind, awful pain. I managed to...

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  • Help....Just Diagnosed with Intestinal Metaplasia

    Can someone please help me to understand Intestinal Metaplasia... I did an endoscopy on July and found out that I have Antral-type muscosa with intestinal metaplasia... No HP are identified...I found this out from patient portal....the doctor didn't even mention that I have IM...he just said that...

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  • Puking nonstop for years

    Im 17 and for the past nine years ive beenvomiting in small amounts about 8 times a day, i dont feel sick, i just throw up and walk on like nothing happened. It usually happens after eating and during exercise. Help? Nothings wrong with me as far as i know it just happens.

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  • Chest tightness and shortness of breath due to duodenal ulcer

    Did anyone with duodenal ulcer experienced chest pain and tightness,shortness of breath. I have used nexpro HP kit(nexium) for 1 week but symptoms doesn't go. I feel like I'm going to die sometimes. will any one suggest how to reduce chest tightness and shortness of breath. Is it normal to have...

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  • How to gain weight with a stomach ulcer?

    I'm 19 yrs old. I am an H. Pylori patient and suffering from ulcer. My weight last 2016 is 91lbs and this 2017 my weight is 74lbs. Weight loss break down. I'm only 5'1(height). I'm so thin and everyone in my school teasing me stick/bone and I feel down and hurt.  I want to gain weight...

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  • Ulcer or something else?

    Hello! I am new to the forum as I am at my wits end with my husband's mystery  stomach problems. He has had problems going back to June of 2016. He has had an endoscopy, a CT scan, MRI and an xray and all they have found is a peptic ulcer (no H. pylori present) in February of 2017 and a diagnosis...

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  • so miserable, my life on hold with this

    I have divaticular disease with left side pain, it flared up rarely but I have low right side pain for 2 years, I feel no one believes me anymore. My Gp sent me to orthopaedics' no matter how much I said its bowel related he told me only an Asian person get divaticular on right. I'm just getting...

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  • Omeprazole for ulcer?

    my doc now wants me to take omeprazole before breakfast and dinner.... 40 mg's.... I am taking a probiotic.... am I getting any benefit from it?..... anyone have any adverse reactions to omeprazole?

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