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I had my surgery the 11th and came home yesterday. I can't sleep because I'm so uncomfortable and my stomach is burning. Any advice? Is stomach burning normal?

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I had it for a few days also from the acid and blood in your stomach - I was told to take a small amount of milk of magnessia and drink as much Water as i could = It only lasted a day our two

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sounds like acid. Did they put you on a PPI, like Protonix or omeprazole (Prilosec)? A lot of surgeons put patients on these for the first couple of months. Call your surgeon's office and let them know what's going on.

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I guess I'm just paranoid. Yes, I'm on an acid reducer. You know how it is right after surgery and you worry about every little thing.

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