November 21, 2016, 7:10 Expert article: Svetlana Alexandrovna Nezvanova 1 Comment 22,304
A person’s stomach is stressed daily. Sedentary lifestyle, stress, food “on the go”, fast food – this is only part of the factors that destroy the human stomach day after day. At one point, the body fails and you need to look for helping substances that will help the digestive organs to return to normal. In the pharmaceutical market there are a lot of products whose task is to normalize the activity of the stomach, read about some of them further.
What is necessary for normal functioning of the stomach?
A healthy stomach is involved in important life processes of the body. Without its proper and well-coordinated work, good digestion is impossible, and as a result, the absorption of nutrients that are necessary for the work of other organs and organs.
- proper balanced nutrition;
- active lifestyle;
- lack of stress.
Unfortunately, the rhythm of life does not allow everyone to adhere to these rules, from which there are pain and discomfort in the stomach.
Eating the right foods, providing the body with proteins, fats and carbohydrates to the full – the most important stage in the prevention of stomach problems. The mode of food intake will allow to normalize the production of enzymatic juice, will give an opportunity to feel the saturation of small portions.
You need to eat these foods: vegetables and fruits, meat and fish, cereal. Baking, spicy, smoked, canned, pickled food and other harmful products will not benefit the person. A monotonous diet or strict food restrictions will damage the digestive organs, which will slow down the metabolism and, over time, will cause an acute shortage of essential micro and macronutrients.
Many people think that they lead an active lifestyle, as they are constantly in business and practically do not rest. But this is not the activity that is beneficial for the body. It is necessary to maintain a mobile lifestyle, go in for sports (at least to do exercises). Physical activity will speed up metabolism, improve blood flow, and therefore, nutrients will be more actively distributed to the organs. If you still give up bad habits, the condition will improve significantly.
Lack of neuropsychic overloads
Many have heard that all sores from the nerves. This is actually an exact statement, since the psycho-emotional state disorders, stresses and other disorders of the nervous system are directly related to a host of diseases, including diseases of the gastrointestinal tract. Problems with nerves cause disturbances in the motility of the stomach, from which food moves chaotically in the organ, which causes a large number of problems in the digestive system. Therefore, in the treatment of diseases of the stomach recommend rest, sometimes even sedatives.
Drugs for the normalization and improvement of the stomach
Peristalsis stimulants (prokinetics)
Antacids are means that protect the mucous membranes of the stomach from irritants, primarily from its own aggressive environment:
- Topalkan. Antacid, enveloping drug, which is recommended for erosive and ulcerative diseases of the esophagus, ulcers of the stomach and intestines, heartburn, etc.
- Fosfalyugel. Properties of the drug: enveloping, adsorbing, antacid drug. It is prescribed for gastric and duodenal ulcers, gastritis, reflux esophagitis, non-ulcer dyspepsia, diaphragm hernias, etc. It is used as a normalizing drug for poisoning, indigestion, and intestinal disorders.
- Magalfil. Helps to establish the production of hydrochloric acid, reduces the activity of pepsin, protects the mucous membranes.
- Rutotsid. Antacid, which is indicated for gastritis, duodenitis, ulcers and reflux esophagitis.
- Gaviscon. A drug that belongs to alginates. It is recommended to use for dyspepsia, heartburn during pregnancy, during rehabilitation after surgery on the esophagus.
- Relcer. The tool is effectively used in flatulence, ulcers, duodenitis, gastritis, diaphragm hernia, etc.
- Almagel. A gel that has an enveloping effect. It is recommended for gastritis, ulcers, esophagitis, bloating, abdominal pain, duodenitis, etc.
- Maalox. Means has the adsorbing, antiacid and enveloping action. Helps with painful sensations in the upper parts of the gastrointestinal tract. Reduces pain by several hours after drinking.
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- Enzyme preparation Creon 10,000.
Creon 10,000. Pancreatin-based capsules, which are used in diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, improve stomach function. Contain pancreatic enzymes.
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Hilak Forte. One of the most popular probiotics. It contains components that in the state of health the body produces independently.
What you need to remember when choosing drugs?
Choosing drugs for the stomach, it should be remembered that the causes of pain and other unpleasant sensations can be different, so it is better not to self-medicate, but to contact a gastroenterologist.
If after taking the self-selected drug, the symptoms do not subside, you should immediately go to the doctor.