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I have another ulcer. I am 100% positive. It feels EXACTLY like it did when I had my last one. I can't get an endoscopy or any real medical care because if I take one more day of leave I get fired. Period. Fortunately, when my herniated disc was misdiagnosed as a stomach ulcer (don't ask if you didn't see that post), they had me buy TONS of Carafate so.... to Carafate it is. I also have some Nexium, so I am starting that, too. BURNS LIKE THE FIRES OF HELL. I hate this. I just sat on the bathroom floor of my job for 40 minutes because it burned so badly I couldn't stand up. Time for bland, soft foods. It's one of those pains where it hurts so badly you physically can't cry. It is subsiding now and was triggered as I was eating lunch. Jeeeeessuuusss.

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That sounds horrible. Hope you are able to get to the Dr to get some confirmation of what is wrong

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15 minutes ago, elcee said:

That sounds horrible. Hope you are able to get to the Dr to get some confirmation of what is wrong

i messaged them. they just said to take the carafate i have at home and they are calling in prilosec. sigh.

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apple cider vinegar

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What's causing these ulcers?

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And which stomach is it in? Your pouch or your remnant?

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Oh, I am so sorry! I just revised to bypass and fear getting ulcers as well. Had gerd and hernia with sleeve so didn’t have a choice but to revise.

I do hope that you feel better soon.

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