4849 Van Nuys Blvd , Suite 104, Sherman Oaks CA 91403

Abdominal Pain Treatment in North Hollywood, CA

Discover the symptoms, causes and options for treatment of abdominal pain.

Abdominal Pain Treatment in North Hollywood, CA

Abdominal pain is a source of frustration for many people. Whether you're dealing with a mild stomach ache or sharp, distracting pain, it's worth learning about what causes abdominal pain and where to get help. Symptoms of abdominal pain can include things as mild as indigestion, yet can be as troubling as intense pain that lasts days at a time.

The key to understanding your pain is to identify its cause and seek a solution, from medication to lifestyle changes to surgery. If you're struggling with abdominal pain, please call (424) 365-1800 or contact Dr. Jeremy Fischer online.

Symptoms of Abdominal Pain

Though some abdominal pain can be a minor issue, it's important to identify your symptoms, as some symptoms may be cause for concern.

Some serious symptoms of abdominal pain include:

  • Difficulty breathing
  • Pain lasting several days
  • Excessive vomiting
  • Fever
  • Gas
  • Bloody vomit
  • Bloody stool
  • Pain during pregnancy
  • Painful urination

Pain can occur in the lower left, lower right, or upper sections of the abdomen, and may, in fact, occur in all three. If you're experiencing any of these symptoms, please call (424) 365-1800 or contact Dr. Jeremy Fischer online.

Causes of Abdominal Pain

Stomach pain can indicate any number of conditions, from the easily treatable to more serious medical problems. Some of the less severe implications of abdominal pain include indigestion, heartburn, diarrhea and constipation. While seeming mild, these causes may actually indicate any number of more serious issues:

What to Expect

To find the best course of action to fit your specific needs, . In addition to a routine physical, several tests can be conducted to discover the source of your abdominal pain. These include:

  • CT scan
  • Blood test
  • Urine test
  • Endoscopy
  • Enema
  • Barium tests
  • Ultrasound
  • X-Ray

Abdominal Pain Treatment

Based on the nature of your pain, many treatment options are available. Adopting healthier eating habits, along with regular exercise can help reduce pain relating to gastrointestinal issues such as ulcers and GERD. Reducing your intake of acidic or allergenic foods may also provide relief.

Depending on the severity of your pain, medications are available: These can include over-the-counter acid reducers, proton-pump inhibitors and H2 blockers. For extreme cases of abdominal pain, such as appendicitis and hernias, surgery may be required.

Take Action

Abdominal pain is a uniquely diverse condition, with a wide variety of causes, symptoms, and treatment options. If you're experiencing pain in your abdomen, please call (424) 365-1800 or contact Dr. Jeremy Fischer online.

Abdominal pain can be a serious issue to your long term health, so do not hesitate to set up an appointment immediately.

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Vitality Integrative Medicine


4849 Van Nuys Blvd
Suite 104
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
(424) 365-1800


Mon: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wed: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sat: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Studio City, CA, Beverly Hills, CA, Burbank, CA, Encino, CA, Glendale, CA, Los Angeles, CA, North Hollywood, CA, San Fernando, CA, Santa Monica, CA, Tarzana, CA, Toluca Lake, CA, Valley Village, CA, Van Nuys, CA, West Hollywood, CA