With the description provided the only issue which you seem to have is gastric reflux or GERD. â
The common causes of gastritis could be diet habits, physiological increase in gastric acid secretion, âstress, alcohol intake, stomach infection with H pylori, infections due to herpes, etc. â
Treatments for gastritis include antacids ( Mylanta, tums, etc) which will help to relieve the acidity and âreduce the pain. Medications like Prilosec, help to reduce the acid secretion. You may need to take it âfor a longer time to help the symptoms subside. â
Change of diet, to a low fat, fibre rich diet, regular exercises, and a healthy lifestyle will also help to a âlarger extent. â
You might consider consulting your general physician or a gastroenterologist who after a physical ââexamination may determine to get additional tests including : â
â1. tests to detect H-Pylori infection in the stomach.
â2. a Upper GI endoscopy - For diagnosis of peptic ulcer disease. â
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