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Gallbladder Pain (Gall Bladder Pain) (cont.)

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Home remedies

Home remedies include peppermint, alfalfa, apple cider vinegar, and others; you should check with your doctor before using these remedies.

What are the complications of gallbladder pain?

The complications of gallbladder pain include discomfort with eating, poor food intake, weight loss, electrolyte abnormalities, consumption of pain medications, and disruption of daily activities. However, complications of gallbladder disease include bile duct blockage, serious infections (empyema and gangrene of the gallbladder), pancreatitis, peritonitis, and infrequently, cancer.

REFERENCE: Medscape.com. Acute Cholecystitis and Biliary Colic.


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/20/2013

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