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How to Treat Gastroparesis?

Medical Treatment:
  • No cure for gastroparesis
The following dietary changes and medical treatments can help to control condition:
  • Try smaller, more frequent meals, soft and liquid foods, chew food well before swallowing, drink non-fizzy liquids with each meal
  • Medication such as erythromycin, anti-emetics, domperidone to help improve your symptoms
  • If these do not improve symptoms, gastroelectrical stimulation may be tried and you may also get benifit from feeding tube
  • Botulinum toxin for more severe cases of gastroparesis
  • The operation to insert a tube into the stomach through the tummy