You can do things at home to help manage your side effects. If your doctor has given you instructions or medicines to treat these symptoms, be sure to follow them. In general, healthy habits such as eating a balanced diet and getting enough sleep and exercise may help control your symptoms.
Home treatment for nausea or vomiting
includes watching for and treating early signs of dehydration, such as a dry
mouth or feeling lightheaded when you stand up. Eating smaller meals may help. A little bit of ginger candy or ginger tea can help too.
Home treatment for diarrhea includes
resting your stomach and being alert for signs of dehydration. Check with your
doctor before you use any nonprescription medicines for your
Home treatment for constipation
includes gentle exercise along with adequate intake of fluids and a diet that
is high in fruits, vegetables, and fiber. Check with your doctor before you use a
laxative for your constipation.
Other problems that can be treated at home include:
It is possible that the main title of the report Primary Gastric Lymphoma is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report.
Having cancer can be very stressful, and it may feel overwhelming to face the challenges in front of you. Finding new ways of coping with the symptoms of stress may improve your overall quality of life.
These ideas may help:
Get the support you need. Spend time with people who care about you, and let them help you.