It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Acid Reflux / GERD Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 04-01-2009, 08:36 AM   #1
Registered User
(female)
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Benton, KY USA
Posts: 1
nlitchfield HB User
My Mom

It started Dec. 16th, nausea, trapped gas, pain, burping, she's had endoscopy, showed hiatle hernia, which they weren't concerned about at all. Then the fun colon test, found nothing. Then swallowing the camera pill, it was fine. Now I'm afraid they're going to send her to surgeon, for gallbladder, which tested normal. She's lost several pounds, cause she's afraid to eat. She has so much stomach pain, she taking Loratab. She's been worried sick about what it might be, and they're all scratching their heads.

Any Clues?

 
Old 04-04-2009, 12:47 PM   #2
Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: canada
Posts: 424
fufu HB Userfufu HB User
Re: My Mom

i have hiatal hernia and have the exact same symptoms, i could not eat because just like your mom i was scared, i felt like there was a vlocano erupting in my stomach, i obviously would not put anything in it because i though i would make it worse.
i had lost some weight because of it, i was given nexium could not tolerate it it gave me flu like symptoms, made me vomit i stopped it immediately. went back to the doc and insisted he put me on losec, which he did, i feel so much better, i eat whatever i want
with no problems. she has to be prescribed something for the hiatal hernia.
it will allow her to eat again and take away her suffering.

Last edited by fufu; 04-04-2009 at 12:49 PM.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Retin-a-micro success stories.... Dom Acne 2 01-18-2003 07:06 AM
Okay to post brand names? moderator2 Acne 0 01-14-2003 09:50 AM
Board Posting Guidelines Reminder moderator2 Acne 0 12-24-2002 08:10 PM
Rules of the Board - please read moderator2 Acne 0 06-10-2002 08:06 PM
If you feel suicidal, please read here.... moderator2 Acne 0 05-29-2002 06:54 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Aciphex
Nexium
Omeprazole
Pepcid
Prevacid
  Prilosec
Protonix
Ranitidine
Reglan
Zantac




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



janewhite1 (107), solofelix (80), MountainReader (71), rosebloom (34), kacyc (31), Johnah (20), eew (17), Seeking Sunrise (16), JanaJ (16), Stretch1one (15)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1136), MSJayhawk (941), Apollo123 (856), janewhite1 (823), Titchou (770), Gabriel (743), ladybud (667), sammy64 (666), midwest1 (655), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:44 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.com™
Copyright and Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!