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6 stomach ulcer symptoms to watch out for

Stomach ulcers can be caused by an infection with the bacterium Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) or long-term use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), such as aspirin, ibuprofen, or naproxen. The most common symptom of a stomach ulcer is a burning or gnawing pain in the centre of the abdomen (tummy). But some people may experience other symptoms, such as indigestion, heartburn and feeling sick. The severity of the symptoms depends on the severity of the ulcer. Here are some common signs and symptoms of stomach ulcers. Talk to your doctor if you have any symptoms of a stomach ulcer.

If you are unable to eat due to stomach pain or you are suffering from nausea, vomiting for the last couple of days, you should consult a doctor as these symptoms could be an indicator of stomach ulcers.

If you are unable to eat due to stomach pain or you are suffering from nausea, vomiting for the last couple of days, you should consult a doctor as these symptoms could be an indicator of stomach ulcers. These ulcers are open sores located within the stomach lining which develops due to excessive amount of acid inside your stomach. There are a few symptoms such as loss of appetite, difficulty in swallowing, bloating or even anaemia which can suggest that you have possibly developed stomach ulcers.

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