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I am getting sharp pains under my rib gage and above my pelvic

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I am getting sharp pains under my rib gage and above my pelvic on my right side, about 15 times over about 15 hours.
I am on holiday with the nearest hospital far away.
I have been eating different food, (thai)
I am taking omeprazol and annoxen-s which is a thai equivalent to naproxen.
can you help please
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
Dr. Phil, MD :

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

Dr. Phil, MD :

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Customer:

I am getting sharp pains under my rib gage and above my pelvic on my right side, about 15 times over about 15 hours.
I am on holiday with the nearest hospital far away.
I have been eating different food, (thai)
I am taking omeprazol and annoxen-s which is a thai equivalent to naproxen.
can you help please

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hi there

Dr. Phil, MD :

I'm Dr. Phil

Dr. Phil, MD :

Can I ask your first name?

Customer:

hi kevin

Dr. Phil, MD :

what happens if you eat?

Customer:

I have not really eaten much since.just one small sandwich and no change

Dr. Phil, MD :

Okay

Dr. Phil, MD :

I would stop the naproxen

Dr. Phil, MD :

that is tearing up your stomach

Customer:

ok

Dr. Phil, MD :

It could be a kidney stone though

Customer:

can I rule out appendics

Dr. Phil, MD :

I doubt that is what it is

Dr. Phil, MD :

but it is possible

Customer:

if kidney stone what should I do?

Dr. Phil, MD :

drink lots of water

Dr. Phil, MD :

that will help

Dr. Phil, MD :

naproxen will help the pain but its bad for your stomach

Customer:

I was taking naproxen for my pain left in leg trapped nerve from spine

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay

Customer:

will it just go away with plenty of water. I don't get home to the uk for another 3 weeks.

Dr. Phil, MD :

It might

Dr. Phil, MD :

some get stuck

Dr. Phil, MD :

It is best to see a doctor if you can

Customer:

soon? the hospital here has not got a good right up?

Dr. Phil, MD :

yes

Dr. Phil, MD :

You have to make do with the hospital I guess

Dr. Phil, MD :

just get a urine sample and maybe an abdominal checkup to rule out appendix

Customer:

ok thanks

Dr. Phil, MD :

welcome

Dr. Phil, MD :

any more questions for me Kevin?

Customer:

no thanks

Dr. Phil, MD :

Did I do good work for you Kevin?

Customer:

yes . glad its nothing to serious

Dr. Phil, MD :

just get checked okay Kevin :)

Customer:

what causes this?

Dr. Phil, MD :

genetics, lack of hydration, diet

Customer:

sounds definitely the problem. thanks

Dr. Phil, MD :

would you mind rating positive for me before leaving Kevin?

Customer:

no problem

Dr. Phil, MD :

thank you

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