What Causes Upper Stomach Pain?
Doc, my stomach aches at the top sometimes move to the left side of the abdomen, accompanied by nausea and dizziness. And what solution or medicine should I take
Thank you for the question.
Pain in the upper and left abdomen, accompanied by nausea and dizziness most often occurs due to increased gastric acid (dyspepsia). But it could also, these complaints refer to other diseases, such as pre menstrual syndrome, carbohydrate intolerance, allergies or food poisoning, digestive infections, other organ system infections, signs of pregnancy, anemia, bronchitis, pneumonia, pleurisy, fibromyalgia, infections urinary tract, hepatitis, psychosomatic disorders, and so on.
As long as no severe vomiting appears, difficult to urinate more than 1 day, bowel obstruction, high fever more than 3 days, tightness, and other complaints that are more severe, often your condition is not dangerous. To overcome this, we recommend that you do the following steps:
Compress warm stomach aches and nausea
Eat small portions but often
Not always food that is too greasy, gassy, spicy, and fatty
Not always drinking caffeinated and fizzy drinks
Stay away from alcohol, don't take any drugs, and don't stress too much
Discipline to exercise and sleep regularly every day
Drink plenty of warm water
If the complaint has improved with the above efforts, it seems that your condition is sufficient to be treated at home and there is no need to rush to see a doctor. In this way, your risk of exposure to diseases (including COVID-19) can also be minimized.
Conversely, if you feel a heavy complaint, it is safer if you check yourself directly to the doctor so that it is handled well, yes. If necessary, you can be advised to undergo blood, urine, ultrasound, or other supporting tests, even referred to internist.
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