Sometimes people with gastritis or duodenitis may not have any symptoms. However, those who do may experience the following symptoms:
Gastritis and duodenitis are often preventable. However, if you have the following, you could be at a higher risk:
If you present with symptoms of gastritis or duodenitis, your gastroenterologist will conduct the following tests:
The treatment options for gastritis/duodenitis vary depending on the cause of their issues. Treatment options include:
Antibiotics are used to treat a H.Pylori infection
A reduction in acids can help the stomach lining to heal
PPIs helps to reduce acid in the digestive tract which in turn helps to relieve gastritis and duodenitis symptoms.
These stop the production of stomach acid
This is especially true for gastritis brought on by excessive alcohol consumption or long-term consumption of NSAIDs.