Overcoming Sedative Dependence On Ulcer Sufferers?
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Hi Dinhie, thank you for the question for HealthReplies.com
Ulcer disease or stomach disease can be caused by many things, here are some of them:
Functional dyspepsia, which is a condition that describes discomfort in the gut area, the cause of which is not known with certainty, but is thought to be related to slowing of gastric emptying, sensitivity to pain, psychological disorders (stress, anxiety, or depression) Peptic ulcer disease, which is a condition where there is a wound in the stomach or in the duodenum. Causes of peptic ulcers include side effects of drugs (eg steroids and NSAIDs or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs), stress, and infection with H. pylori bacteria. Gastritis or inflammation of the stomach. Gastritis can be caused by drug side effects (for example steroids and NSAIDs or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs), H. pylori bacterial infection, certain autoimmune diseases Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), which is a disease in which stomach acid rises back into the upper gastrointestinal tract. or esophagus. This disease occurs because the valve between the stomach and esophagus is damaged (unable to close properly).
Although it is true that stress can trigger gastric disease, you should think about other possible triggers for stomach pain, such as H. pylori infection, the use of certain drugs, or the presence of certain autoimmune diseases. It is true that you say that diazepam should not be used carelessly and must be purchased by a doctor's prescription. Using diazepam without a doctor's supervision can have dangerous side effects that can lead to respiratory failure and stopping breathing.
To be able to deal with the stress you are facing, you can advise your husband to do the following:
Try to deal with the problems that cause stress one by one Take time to get enough rest and sleep Try doing body relaxation techniques such as doing yoga, meditation, or breathing exercises Regular exercise has been shown to reduce stress. Eat nutritious foods in sufficient quantities enough Doing tours with family from time to time is also proven to reduce stress
If indeed stress cannot be overcome by yourself, you can also advise your husband to see a psychiatrist. Apart from doing these things, make sure your husband also follows the advice from his doctor regarding the diet and foods that can and should not be consumed by ulcer sufferers. Here is an article that you can read regarding foods that ulcer sufferers should avoid.
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