Gastritis Medical Treatment
The safest treatment is to avoid substances that trigger gastritis symptoms.
Almost all health care practitioners would recommend this as the first step in preventing gastritis.
First, the patient has to identify the triggers of gastritis.
Most people are aware of their triggers before seeking medical care.
If a person does not know what triggers their gastritis, a health care practitioner can assist them in determining the triggers.
Common avoidable triggers of gastritis symptoms include the following. See the "Causes" for a more complete list.
Certain medications and chemicals
Coffee and other beverages that contain caffeine, such as cola and tea
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/7/2014
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