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... I have read almost all other posts about peoples experiences with 'acid rebound' from PPI's. I have stopped taking Nexium many times over the past 2 years, only lasting approx 6 weeks each time. In May I managed to stop for 8 weeks with the help of Gaviscon dual action liquid. ... (206 replies)
... I had acid reflux about 2 years ago. After so much testing, scanning etc... They found out that it was reflux. I responded to Nexium 40mg. It worked like a charm. ... (8 replies)
... I would love to know the answer to your question! My symptoms are all LPR and I have not found relief yet ( 6 months). I wish I could help you but I just wanted to let you know you are not alone. Hang in there. (2 replies)

... I am on Nexium and Carafate which help neutralize acid but my main problem is the acid is still refluxing into my lungs. ... (2 replies)
... n had a slight fever due to the pain, I revisited him thinking something in the endoscopy went wrong, he just told me my stomach is inflamed. He told me to take Nexium 2 X 40g every day for two weeks, and come back see him. ... (45 replies)
... ment. Finally, I go to an ENT I know and she scopes my throat and vocal chords. She says I show slight redness on the vocal folds. She asks me to please just try Nexium for 3 months. I have been on 20mg 2x a day and so far no change. ... (7 replies)
... and the medical community is not doing anything to stop it, they just repeat the same trials over and over again PPI'S don't work how many trials do you need to realize that? ... (20 replies)
... Buspar. I had it tested and know it for a fact. I do not think it is safe to take that type of medication while being on several others. However, my body does not absorb medications normally, it's a defect, other people may not have. I also overdosed on zoloft like 9 years ago. ... (46 replies)
... d then some. I continue to have these symptoms and it's effected my life both professionally and socially. I know some foods make me worse but then again water does some days. The most prescribed med for LPR is 40 mg of Nexium twice a day. Some say it's most important to not eat anything 3 to 4 hrs. ... (6 replies)
... de me stay on it for a month. He said the PPI's are different for everyone and that we needed to keep trying until we found one that worked for me. He said the Nexium is actually the best of the bunch. For me though, Nexium was horrible. I was really sick the entire month. ... (14 replies)
Ph test results
Oct 2, 2008
... Nessie, My GI doctor said I could stop taking the PPI as it didn't seem to be helping my symptoms and he didn't see any evidence of reflux on the tests. So I did stop them and don't feel much of a difference whether I'm on them or off them. ... (9 replies)
Chest Tightness
Oct 19, 2007
... ly I am refluxing into my lungs which is causing my shortness of breath. I have had all the GI tests done and my sphincters from my throat to my stomach are not working like they should and are allowing the acid to reflux over my esophagus and splash onto my lungs. ... (2 replies)
... y colitis. So basically, I had my entire large intestine removed and had an ostomy bag for several months. I had the bag removed, thank god, and all of that is working pretty well for me. Unfortunately, about the time my intestines started learning how to function again, my acid reflux got WAY worse. ... (1 replies)
... I have had LPR for about a year and a half as well. My primary symptom is constant post nasal drip and I also clear my throat (although I try to stop myself from doing so since it does make things worse). I also went through allergy testing and nothing showed up. Have you had an ENT do a laryngoscopy? That will give a closer look at your throat. I also had an upper endoscopy... (14 replies)
... Sometimes at night I go to roll over and have this terrible squeezing pressure in my chest by the breast bone. I had an EKG about 6 months ago that was fine. Does this still sound like reflux? ... (2 replies)
... Yesterday I had my endoscopy and the results came back as "normal". Does that mean that I don't have GERD or does it mean I don't have any type of damage from it? ... (1 replies)
... istant. She is from another country, and her English is not very good. I don't think we communicated well in our conversation. Anyway, she thought I wanted to stop taking so much prevacid, and switched my prescription from 2x a day down to 1x a day. ... (5 replies)




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