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... inches off the ground will keep the acid from going into the esophagus. It has really really helped me, and might help some of you. Try it out. ... (1 replies)
... I know I have acid reflux, and have tried the otc meds off and on but they don't seem to be working that well. ... (5 replies)
... You can still suffer from it despite taking all the measures ie avoiding food triggers, raising the head of the bed, smaller meals, not eating late, no tight clothes and losing weight if appropriate... ... (1 replies)

... Not all people with hiatal hernia have acid reflux. ... (1 replies)
Acid Reflux
Mar 7, 2013
... Hello I am also suffering because of acid reflux. ... (4 replies)
... What you describe sounds like acid reflux. You need to see a doctor and get some treatment. In the meantime you could try some lifestyle changes. ... (3 replies)
... What you describe sounds like acid reflux. You need to see a doctor and get some treatment. In the meantime you could try some lifestyle changes. ... (3 replies)
Acid Reflux
Jan 11, 2013
... I see from your post that you're having a wretched time. Getting the medication right for acid reflux seems to take some time. I've tried all the proton pump inhibitors before finding the right one. I have a sympathetic doctor who listens and works with me. ... (4 replies)
... it gets...i take a zantac or pepcid every so often,.,I have been trying to do the natural route since i cut my dosage down...like DGL abd B vitamins, as well as acid reflux tea and bee propolis, as well as a complete change in my diet..no junk food...very little dairy, lots of salad and chicken and fish, some fruits... ... (13 replies)
... Hi There, Sorry you are dealing with health issues on top of everything else. The "lump in the throat" is most certainly due to GERD, or acid reflux. It is actually a fairly common symptom. ... (3 replies)
... The instructions provided on OTC Prevacid and Prilosec are primarily intended for treating mild, occasional acid reflux without the advice of a physician. ... (6 replies)
Just acid reflux??
Feb 12, 2009
... Your symptoms could very well be acid reflux. First of all, throat cancer and Barrett's esophagus are very rare so it's unlikely that's what's causing your problem. ... (2 replies)
... I also have nocturnal acid reflux. I've had my bed raised 16 inches for my acid reflux. It wasn't enough, I now sleep sitting straight up. Its the only way I can keep from getting severe chest pain. ... (42 replies)
Is this reflux?
Dec 12, 2016
... that is not opening adequately or is too tight and preventing food passing down into the stomach, he should have an endoscopy to see what is happening. If he has acid reflux a wedge pillow or raising the bed about 7 inches does help the symptoms. ... (13 replies)
... Try raising the head of his bed on 6" blocks Not eating within 3-4 hours before bed helps Tell him to sleep on his left side When his throat is irritated chewing gum promotes saliva which neutralises acid I take a low dose PPI in the morning and 2 tablespoons of liquid Gaviscon Double Action before bed And I have a tumbler of warm (not hot) water before bed and in the... (6 replies)
... It's good you're taking notes re foods that bother you Classical triggers are Chocolate Mints Coffee Alcohol Fatty foods Spicy foods Tomato based foods Onions (1 replies)
... Iím sorry this isnít an answer to your question, but... I obtained excellent (though not 100% effective) results by raising the head of my bed by 6Ē, not eating anything within 3 hours of when I go to bed and slowly/gradually drinking water in small amounts through the evening. If you havenít built these three things into your routines, I strongly recommend each of... (8 replies)
... My acid reflux started after gallbladder removal Maybe you need tests such as endoscopy and swallow test for proper diagnosis Would find out if you have gastritis or an ulcer/hernia Meanwhile no large meals, fatty foods or spicy foods Raising the head of the bed helps too (1 replies)
... Smaller meals helps out. Raising the head of your bed. Sitting up in a chair when watching tv. Don't eat before bed. ... (5 replies)
Gerd/acid reflux
Feb 9, 2015
... I am very sorry to hear of the hard time you are having with your reflux. I too suffer the swollen throat feeling due to reflux and have so for a long time. Here are some things that have helped me. ... (3 replies)


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