Stomachache

Stomachache (epigastric pain) may be seen in the following diseases: acute and chronic gastritis, gastric or duodenal ulcer and gastric neurosis. Acupuncture treatment is very effective in relieving epigastric pain. Usually the pain can be relieved in just a minute. For chronic condition, prolonged treatment is needed. Stomachache is cureable with acupuncture and Chinese medicine. The patient is advised to have a regular diet, avoid drinking alcohol and smoking, and have a stress free life style.