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... My main problem when it comes to this process is eating enough I have bad gastritis on top of this and each time I have tried to get off the prilosec my gastritis gets a little worse because of my drastic change in eating and eating too little. ... (3 replies)
... Although new to the board, I have been researching alternatives to deal with the reflux. ... (12 replies)
... Although new to the board, I have been researching alternatives to deal with the reflux. ... (12 replies)

... Well, the high blood pressure and pulse can cause me to stroke. All these side effects are listed in the drug books for these drugs a small percentage I guess suffers from them, me. ... (2 replies)
... unfortunately you have other ailments going on. There are natural suppliments you can take for your ulcers, or gerd but its a slow protocol and probably better to do with an integrated or alternative doctor. ... (2 replies)
... trial ppi period. What good will that do you? ... (42 replies)
... Although my own personal physician was not too keen on my decision to come off Aciphex, I think it is always a good idea to let one's personal or family doctor know before we start this process. ... (14 replies)
... I have been on nexium for years now due to chronic acid reflux. I would love to get off. Any better alternatives to to take other than this med and still keep from getting reflux? ... (14 replies)
... or esophagus are irritated, you have an ulcer, or for whatever reason your stomach produces too much acid due to certain medical conditions, the acid suppression gives those inflamed tissues a break and helps the tissue "heal. ... (1 replies)
... I am wondering if people have found any other alternatives to help other than prescription drugs. ... (0 replies)
... First of, nice to meet you! ... (8 replies)
... Sounds like after 8 years of using Aciphex you've grown a tolerance to them and the drug is no longer performing the way it should. ... (8 replies)
... which I believe is due to the low acid... ... (8 replies)
... Limonene capsules. This is orange peel extract and I think the product is called Heartburn Free. You may want to read about it and try it. You are supposed to take the capsules every other day for twenty days and it is supposed to relieve heartburn for up to six months. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks! I wish I didn't have to wait a week to talk to my doctor. The paranoid side of me thinks I heard one of the nurses say something about Barrett's esophagus. ... (17 replies)
... sed on my small amount of experience I now have the opinion that gerd is not a disease and is your body telling you something. Get more opinions if you can, seek alternatives such as diet and anything to get off those ppi's. Good luck! I would not wish this stuff on anyone...... ... (17 replies)
... Zantac has been around for a very long time ... much longer than the proton pump inhibitors. So in terms of taking the Zantac long term, that should not be a problem. Regarding how it interacts with Plavix, your doctor or pharmacist should have the correct answer for you. There must be other people in your situation as those are two very commonly prescribed drugs. Good... (1 replies)
... talised for 6 days. I was severely anaemic and required 6 units of blood. They found an esophagal ulcer that was seeping blood. The ulcer was treated and appears to have healed. The gastroentrologist put me on 40mg Nexium when I left hospital. ... (1 replies)
... I did get a scope about a year ago, which is where the diagnosis of level 2 esophagitis came from. Their solution seemed to be to take a PPI until it gets better. Well, another year has gone by and it still seems as though it hasn't healed. ... (34 replies)
To charberry
Feb 24, 2008
... w. Actually, that is sort of a miracle for me! Also, I just finished mowing the lawn and no problems breathing whatsoever. I've been taking some other vitamins to keep my immune system working and in good shape so maybe that's helping too. ... (3 replies)

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