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What treatments help with stomach symptoms?

If stomach symptoms are caused by a specific problem, such as an ulcer, treating the ulcer will likely provide relief from symptoms. But if the cause of stomach pain is unknown, medicines that reduce the amount of acid in the stomach might be recommended. These medicines often relieve stomach pain and the symptoms that come with it. Some of these medicines are available without a prescription.

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