Home » Browse Health Topics » Gastritis » Pain after endoscopy
Pain after endoscopy
Dear Ask The Doctor:
Had an endoscopy yesterday and since have been suffering with pain in my chest, it gets worse when i drink or eat, was in tears this morning eating toast. was given omeprazole 20mg which i have to take 2 a day. my hospital have rang me today (procedure done privately) to see if im ok , i explained and i can ring at any time and the y will get in touch with the doctor. should i do this or will this go?
Answer:I realize how concerned you are about your symptom. After upper GI endoscopy, patients may feel bloated or nauseated. You may also have a sore throat, which can stay for a day or two. And will likely feel tired and should plan to rest for the remainder of the day. Unless otherwise directed, you may immediately resume their normal diet and medications.
Chest pain might also be felt after this procedure, remember that gas is introduced into your intestines to increase the visibility and some volume might remain inside until your body release it, however if the chest pain worsens it is mandatory that you contact your physician. I wish you the best.
Have a Question? Ask The Doctor Here.
Sign In to join in the conversation.
Healing time after helicobacteria treating
How long i neet to disapear symptoms after treating helicobactery? i drink now nolpaza 40, raniberl 300 and probyoti...
Persistent Gastric Ulcer pains despite medications
I am 37 years old and have suffered from severe stomach ache since I was a child. During all my hospital visits, the ...
Hello i am 23yo girl,single student My tongue f...
Hello i am 23yo girl,single student. My tongue feel weird,just like how it feels when got fever but im not having any...
Constant Anus Pain, White Mucus in Stool, burni...
Hi, I am a healthy 27 year old white male. I have had a burning, pain sensation on my anus for a week now. Started o...
Help needed for severe stomach pain
I recovering from the flu. On day two of a prednisone pack and not been able to eat much. I've been taking lots of ib...
Hi, I have quite bad upper abdomen pain in the
Hi, I have quite bad upper abdomen pain in the centre and right side of that section. It feels like a burning but als...
Digestion Gasses and breath
I can't take any heavy foods, like lentils, rice, meat or other heavy things. Also I cannot eat more than a half plat...
I have had nausea for weeks and vomiting, tried...
I have had nausea for weeks and vomiting, tried antiemetic not working what can I do
Is this is a stomach or heart related problem?
Is this stomach or heart problems? Stomach gurgles, gassy, chest dull ache depending on how I lay or move also in back.
Suffering from huge gastritis and regurgitation .
My father suffering from blood sugar ,but anti diabetics drugs not tolerated ,since 10 years he is not taking any ant...
You’re in good hands, meet ATD’s founding physicians.
Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.
- Board Certified GP
- CMO ATD Health Network Inc.
- Adjunct Professor at U Of T
Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.
- Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
- Director ATD Health Network Inc.
- Fellowship Training Atlanta, GA