➡️ What is Gastritis?
It is when your stomach lining gets inflamed, causing issues like stomach pain and indigestion.
➡️ Why Does it Happen?
Taking long-term painkiller or prolong use of NSAID. Having certain infections that affect your stomach lining such as Helicobacter Pylori
➡️ What to Look Out For:
Feelings like burning or bloating in your stomach, nausea, or vomiting might be signs.
In Malaysia we always refer it as ‘Angin’
➡️ Getting Help:
Can see doctor in GP or KK for further management. They might start on :
– Syrup MMT
– Pantoprazole / Esomeprazole
➡️ Taking Care:
Eating well, managing stress, and reduce intake of spicy food can help prevent gastritis.
Pertubuhan Amal Perubatan Ibnu Sina Malaysia (PAPISMA) Kedah