Hiatal hernia

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I've recently had an endoscopy which come back saying I had an Hatsl hernia, but since then I've not been getting any better, I'm constantly in pain with my stomach & lower intestine, my stools are a really dark brown if helps, I've been to A&E twice in agony to be told there is nothing they can see in my bloods, ive had a senior doctor & surgeon look me over, I've lost my apitite & find it hard to eat, when I do I burn up & feel even worse, I've been given lanzopronal for my stomach, which I don't think are working, just any advice would be great as where to go next, just had this for 3 months now & nothing seems to be helping me get better

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    So you have Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD), due to a hiatal hernia

    Lansoprazole should help - what time of the day do you take it?

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      I take this in the morning, but I just seem to be getting worse, lose of appetite, constant stomach pains & when I do eat my face burns up, just in the horrors, I've had it three months now, I'm waiting for an ultra sound but not sure if that will show anything on my intestines ?? Thanks for your comment 

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    I was like this for three months. 71 days. Checked evrything. 11 doctors and hospital. Swallowed the cable twice. Suddenly a doctor said, we try a trippel course. Next day burning stomach was gone. 3 weeks later burning back and shoulder was gone. The face is much better but still not completely gone. Just the neck left. And the skin is red. I have taken 8 different helicobacter test, all where negative. But the last doctor said, its helicobacter, i promise you he said. The test is very often false negative.. i was in so much pain that i didnt want to live anymore, but now its completely gone. But because of this i have a little bit of anxiety because im afraid of getting this back. Because i dont think people doesnt now howe much it hurts whens this goes on. 71 days with pain is a long time. Sorry bad english. IM FROM Norway..
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