Homeopathy Treatment for Peptic Ulcer
Peptic Ulcer Disease Treatment by Homeopathy
Peptic Ulcer Disease
Stomach ulcers also called peptic ulcers are sores that develop on the lining of the esophagus or the swallowing tube, stomach or small intestine. They happen when stomach acid damages the lining of the digestive tract.
Peptic ulcers are open sores usually found in the lining of the stomach, esophagus or upper small intestine. And, gastric ulcers occur in the stomach.
Causes of Peptic Ulcer Disease
Common causes may include the bacteria H. Pylori and anti-inflammatory pain relievers.
Heavy alcohol use, psychological stress and smoking greatly increase the risk of developing ulcers especially, in those with H. Pylori. Studies show that the stomach ulcers are more likely to develop in the elderly than in the younger population.
Upper abdominal pain is the common symptom. People may also experience:
- Burning or dull pain in the chest or upper abdomen.
- Belching, indigestion, nausea, passing excessive amounts of gas.
- Abdominal discomfort or fatigue.