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by Helico_expert
Thu Nov 23, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: Diseases and Symptoms
Topic: H pylori, moderate gastritis
Replies: 48
Views: 83824

Re: H pylori, moderate gastritis

Yes, H. pylori can cause loss of appetite and weight lost.

There is no need to have ulcers or more severe disease to have the above symptoms.
by Helico_expert
Wed Nov 22, 2017 3:55 pm
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: Misdiagnosed with h.pylori ?
Replies: 1
Views: 11

Re: Misdiagnosed with h.pylori ?

first of all, i am surprised that the doctor gave you a skin prick test to check if the treatment work. second of all, i am more surprised that the test result is negative. because once infected with H. pylori, your blood will always carry antibodies of H. pylori for weeks, months, or even years. Pe...
by Helico_expert
Sun Nov 19, 2017 11:29 pm
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: Salvage Therapy, Endoscopy and Culturing H Pylori
Replies: 1
Views: 41

Re: Salvage Therapy, Endoscopy and Culturing H Pylori

the resistance profile differ from country to country.. perhaps every HP has different resistant profile. the biopsy and testing will tell you exactly what antibiotics the strain is resistant to and reduce the need to try out other antibiotics blindly. in the past, where triple therapy has 80% cure ...
by Helico_expert
Tue Nov 14, 2017 11:29 pm
Forum: Diseases and Symptoms
Topic: H pylori, moderate gastritis
Replies: 48
Views: 83824

Re: H pylori, moderate gastritis

Congratulation!

your post is absolutely important. Thank you for updating us your status.
by Helico_expert
Wed Nov 01, 2017 1:30 am
Forum: Diseases and Symptoms
Topic: H pylori, moderate gastritis
Replies: 48
Views: 83824

Re: H pylori, moderate gastritis

I believe Prof Marshall definition of "cure" is completely back to normal. The "recovery" that you meant is probably back to asymptomatic. Most people does go back to asymptomatic phase and for some, because the appetite becomes better, they gain weight. However, the "recovery" differ from people to...
by Helico_expert
Mon Oct 30, 2017 3:33 pm
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: Ongoing gastritis hell. Please help!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 733

Re: Ongoing gastritis hell. Please help!!!

this treatment is very effective in Australia. Even if you failed this treatment, knowing that you are not allergic to Amoxicillin, you have a lot of other choices of treatment. So dont worry about it. If you follow the guideline, you'll be cured. wait 5 weeks for the UBT to confirm your treatment w...
by Helico_expert
Mon Oct 23, 2017 3:10 am
Forum: Diagnosis and Testing
Topic: Сauses of gastritis
Replies: 5
Views: 487

Re: Сauses of gastritis

Unfortunately your case has stepped into the unknown zone. Not much info is known other than HP. When you are negative of HP, then what's left is trial and error. i think diet is probably the key to the problem. You have have to try changing diet and see what works. Please update us what you have tr...
by Helico_expert
Mon Oct 23, 2017 3:06 am
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: Ongoing gastritis hell. Please help!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 733

Re: Ongoing gastritis hell. Please help!!!

Yes, please continue to tell us what you have tried and update us your stories. I am sure someone somewhere will find your story helpful.
by Helico_expert
Sat Oct 21, 2017 5:12 pm
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: Ongoing gastritis hell. Please help!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 733

Re: Ongoing gastritis hell. Please help!!!

Most people will feel a lot better after treatment. However, a small group of people takes long time to recover. Indeed, some members in this forum took months and years to go back to normal. I think your situation is not too bad. At least you know that HP is eradicated. Some unfortunate patients st...

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