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by Helico_expert
Tue Jul 03, 2018 8:58 am
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: Recovery after treatment
Replies: 5
Views: 165

Re: Recovery after treatment

Friday is your stool test. try not to take any medication before the test. If you have reflux symptom, you can take some ranitidine to help.
by Helico_expert
Mon Jul 02, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: My advices for the after H.pylori treatment
Replies: 29
Views: 23092

Re: My advices for the after H.pylori treatment

You probably need to continue PPI for your abdomen pain. Also check with your local GP about your mucus symptoms if it is because of yeast infection.
by Helico_expert
Mon Jul 02, 2018 9:25 am
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: Recovery after treatment
Replies: 5
Views: 165

Re: Recovery after treatment

It's good that you are able to complete the quadruple therapy. How did it go? which antibiotics did you take? any bad side effect? It is known that H. pylori infection can lead to low B12 and iron. Studies have shown that after H. pylori eradication, B12 and iron can restore. The recovery is subject...
by Helico_expert
Sun Jul 01, 2018 2:13 pm
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: After hylori
Replies: 26
Views: 1546

Re: After hylori

Dont worry about the dosage. Just wait for a month, then repeat your breath test.

Yes, you can go to the gym anytime you want.
by Helico_expert
Sun Jul 01, 2018 2:11 pm
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: Hi! New here. Wondering about treatment.
Replies: 6
Views: 285

Re: Hi! New here. Wondering about treatment.

if you dont have much symptoms, you can probably gradually stop your PPI. there is no need to take 30 days PPI without symptom.
by Helico_expert
Sat Jun 30, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: Recently tested positive for H. Pylori.
Replies: 10
Views: 313

Re: Recently tested positive for H. Pylori.

You have the standard triple therapy.

poor appetite is normal. Many patients regain appetite after eradicating H. pylori.
by Helico_expert
Sat Jun 30, 2018 9:26 am
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: Recently tested positive for H. Pylori.
Replies: 10
Views: 313

Re: Recently tested positive for H. Pylori.

You are definitely not alone and you are absolutely right about anxiety worsen the symptom. Therefore, you have to try relax. Gather positive thoughts. Distract yourself from thinking about it.

How many days treatment you were given? which medication?
by Helico_expert
Fri Jun 29, 2018 11:03 pm
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: After hylori
Replies: 26
Views: 1546

Re: After hylori

you can switch to H2 blocker (eg. ranitidine) for a few weeks, then go for a breath test. it's less invasive and it will tell you if you still carry H. pylori.
by Helico_expert
Fri Jun 29, 2018 11:01 pm
Forum: Treament for Helicobacter
Topic: Boosting the triple therapy ( theory )
Replies: 4
Views: 550

Re: Boosting the triple therapy ( theory )

You may not be producing enough acid in your stomach. The breath test rely on acidic stomach to work. Alternatively, you can get a stool test. Stool test is not dependent on the acidic stomach.

In addition, when did you last do your endoscopy? perhaps you are due for another one.
by Helico_expert
Fri Jun 29, 2018 10:52 am
Forum: Hot Topics and Common forum Issues
Topic: After hylori
Replies: 26
Views: 1546

Re: After hylori

Ranitidine is not PPI.
I am not sure if it is strong enough to give good treatment outcome.

anyway, you have bad side effects from 4 different PPI? Have you tried Rabeprazole?

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