Clinical Information For the Treatment Of Ulcers
What Is Ulcers?
Ulcers - Basics
An ulcer is a sore that appears in the lining of the stomach or the beginning of the small intestine, called the duodenum. Symptoms include a burning pain in the stomach, weight loss, loss of appetite, vomiting, nausea and bloating. The most common cause of ulcers is a germ called helicobacter pylori, which can be transmitted through mouth-to-mouth contact or ingestion of contaminated food or water. The second most common cause of an ulcer is the long-term use of NSAIDs, such as Aleve or Bayer.
Below you will find alternative and natural treatment options including those from a Chinese Medicine perspective for ulcers.
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The Following (2)Formulas TCM Herbal Formulas May Be Useful For Ulcers
Ban Xia Xie Xin Wan (Pinellia Drain Epigastrium Pills)
- Distension and fullness of the epigastrium usually without pain.
- Borborygmus (gurgling sounds), and diarrhea if spleen qi is affected.
- Vomiting with possible dry heaves due to rebellious stomach qi.
Do not use for epigastric distention due to food stagnation. Use with caution if patient has yin deficiency.
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