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... As far as your issues go, if the burning in your stomach continues, especially if it is still troubling you while you are eating carefully and on some form of antacid medicine, you should probably talk to your dr about it. ... (10 replies)
LPR after 3 months
May 30, 2017
... Start taking 2 a day PPI and one antacid when going to sleep. How long I am not sure, I've been doing this for 4 months, will taper off in a couple months and see how that goes. ... (0 replies)
Is this reflux?
Dec 8, 2016
... If stomach fluids are coming up after eating, regardless of a burning sensation or acidic taste, it is still a type of reflux. Alcohol definitely makes it worse, I know this from experience as well. And an antacid definitely has the potential to help.. ... (13 replies)

Gerd and Influenza
May 16, 2016
... It is likely that the meds you took have irritated the mucous membranes. Antibiotics mess up the microflora in which case it is a good idea to replace the good bacteria with a probiotic, but in your case as you didn't take antibiotics the cause is most likely the mucous drugs that you took. They do not limit themselves to the respiratory system but also effect the mucous... (10 replies)
... I've changed my diet, eliminating gluten and most dairy products. I don't drink much soda, and my consumption of alcohol is fairly modest. ... (9 replies)
... If you have changed your diet and are taking only the Pepcid AC, I think you should give it a little more time. Maybe try something like Gaviscon which is an antacid that also forms a barrier so the acid doesn't reach your esophagus. Or try Zantac or Tagamet if the Pepcid isn't working. ... (2 replies)
... avoid straws and carbonated beverages, no tight belts, liquid antacid at bedside. ... (1 replies)
... er the counter remedies that can be very helpful. They can be used individually or all three, depending on the severity of your symptoms. The mildest is a liquid antacid which is taken to counteract the acid in stomach and coat esophagus to prevent burning from reflux. It works within five minutes. ... (2 replies)
... liquids work best, IMO. An antacid with simethicone reduces acidity and gas both. ... (8 replies)
... and read his articles on heartburn and GERD. He is far from alone is his position. Or just Google "low stomach acid and heartburn". There is a 30 billion dollar antacid market at stake, so you will have to dig to find the others, including doctors, who are saying the same thing. But it is out there, and worth the trouble. ... (7 replies)
... the same thing, also in the left breast area. It will go away as your acid symptoms subside. I use Pepcid AC and Dexilant. Pepto also works well. Cutting out alcohol and caffeine for a while is the way to go while your body repairs, then test the waters again in a few months. Try a magnesium supplement too. ... (3 replies)
... wine I don't have after 7. I do make exceptions when I'm out, I just make sure to take an antacid and drink plenty of water to reduce the liklihood of damage. No mint tea or chocolate in the evenings. ... (4 replies)
... but if you can try some antacid meds like Prilosec, Gaviscon or even Pepto and they make you feel better, then your problem is likely acid related. ... (4 replies)
... pillows, or a wedge shaped pillow. Keep a bottle of antacid at bedside as a test and for relief. If you get the burning in the night, take a dose of the antacid. ... (7 replies)
... I'm not sure about the GABA, but you asked if anyone had any success with any other methods, and your symptoms sound eerily similar to mine--blobs of mucus, diminished sense of taste and smell, suspected sinus infection, and not having any heartburn, only I had some asthma thrown into the mix as well. In fact, I spent this past Thanksgiving in the hospital. What fun... (34 replies)
... I would suggest you take some type of antacid before you retire to bed. My doc told me to take 2 spoonfuls of maalox after each meal and before bed, in addition to dexilant in the morning. ... (8 replies)
... I'm still staying away from those common trigger foods....not a coffee or alcohol drinker, no caffeine, chocolate, tomato, etc. My carbs are low and keeping my refined sugar to a minimum, if any. ... (110 replies)
Prilosec otc
Dec 5, 2008
... In the morning, take another 150 mg Zantac or 20 mg Pepcid in place of PrilosecOTC, and use Tums or another mild antacid through the day if you need to. Continue taking the maximum strength Zantac or Pepcid twice a day for a couple of weeks. ... (8 replies)
... e same issues. Had every test known to man. Probelm is anxiety makes indigestion worse and indigestion makes anxiety worse. If i were you i would stay off any alcohol for a few weeks and focus on relaxing before and after meals. ... (8 replies)
... e same issues. Had every test known to man. Probelm is anxiety makes indigestion worse and indigestion makes anxiety worse. If i were you i would stay off any alcohol for a few weeks and focus on relaxing before and after meals. ... (8 replies)


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