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An endoscopy can also be used to determine if acid reflux has caused medical complications. During an endoscopy, your doctor can look for inflammation and ulcers, and take biopsies to test for conditions like Barrett’s esophagus.Why do I need an endoscopy?
There are many reasons your doctor may recommend an endoscopy. An endoscopy is a procedure conducted by gastroenterologists – doctors specializing in diseases of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract – to evaluate your digestive system and any suspected issues like infection, tissue damage or cancer.What is the treatment for inflammation of the stomach?
Common antacids that are generally used for the treatment of a stomach inflammation include, magnesium hydroxide and aluminum hydroxide. Antacids can help relieve the pain and irritation of the stomach, and also aid in the healing process by neutralizing the stomach acids.