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Symptoms can include (often after eating) gas, reflux, burping, nausea, abdominal discomfort/pain, feeling of early fullness after eating and more. Symptoms can vary. Some foods can make it worse - especially high fat or high fiber, so you can try avoiding triggers. Smaller meals can help. You can use various medicines to treat the symptoms (anti-nausea meds, PPI, gasX/TUMS) but the most effective initial medicine is Reglan (generic metro loperamide), four times a day before meals. Sometimes other meds can be tried.
Do you have a good gastroenterologist? They may help.
You diagnose it definitively using a gastric emptying study, but many docs
will just try the meds if your symptoms sound consistent with gastroparesis.
My Mom had an endoscopy to work up the cause of her symptoms and she also had
gastritis. This was because gastroparesis (slow stomach emptying) caused a
back up of bile containing intestinal fluid back into the stomach, which is
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