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I been getting stomach aches lately and when I get

Patient: I been getting stomach aches lately and when I get them I get these burps and the burps smell like rotten eggs then after I get diarrhea….. Is this normal??

 

 

Doctor: Hello,Thank you for your query at AskTheDoctor.comI understand your concern.Your symptoms are suggestive of bact erial overgrowth and indigestion.I will advise you to consult your physician and get a prescription for an antibiotic like Tab. Ciprofloxacin with a recommended dosage of 500 mg bid, for 3-5 days. You can also take probiotic supplements to aid your digestion.Hope this was helpful,Regards

 


 

 
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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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