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PPIs and dosages
Jul 24, 2015
... On that note, caffeine has been the only diet trigger, but avoiding it does not make my reflux go away either. ... (2 replies)
... Good luck Sam! You've given me some hope that in the future I may be able to get the surgery. Kepp us posted and Godspeed! (17 replies)
... I mentioned above, I didn't want to add PPI bounceback acid to possibly make things even worse. Finally, I decided at some point that I wanted things to settle down and for the surgical soreness to be almost completely gone before I stopped my meds. ... (17 replies)

... Thanks for your thorough step by step analysis. I'm crossing my fingers for you, and hope it'll be all better soon. You made the right call by going back to being conservative in your healing. Take care! (17 replies)
... They went down fairly well actually, only mild difficulty swallowing. Not much in the way of heartburn, at least nothing too bad. ... (17 replies)
... In my opinion, it is very early to be eating food. I was on liquids only for the first 2 weeks. Not even allowed strawberries in a smoothie because of the small seeds. ... (17 replies)
... Hi, my son has the same problem, he has Gerd and has not ate solid food for 8 months now. ... (4 replies)
... definitely get an endoscopy. it may be problems from acid, but it could be something else, too. I had problems swallowing with feelings of food getting stuck in my chest and was diagnosed and successfully treated for eosinophilic esophagitis (basically an allergic reaction that occurs in your esophagus and inflames it). They can only diagnose that by endoscopy and biopsy. (4 replies)
... Have you got an endoscopy done? If not, you should get one. Plus, try to keep the acid down. (4 replies)
... Thank you all so much for the responses......When I was scoped 2 years ago the first time my food would not go down they found nothing but that was 2 years ago..... ... (12 replies)
... Rather than burning I would describe my sensation as a feeling that my food will not go down after the same area as you mentioned. Also I belch and suffer indigestion type pain. ... (3 replies)
... months after treatment. It will relieve inflammation but I don't believe ppi's help with swallowing, they don't for me. I had an upper g.i. ... (7 replies)
... My primary complaint for a few years has been that food is slow to go down my esophagus, or doesn't go down at all. I have no difficulty with the voluntary "swallowing" action. The problem is typically with bready or starchy things. ... (7 replies)
... Either that or its a stricture. Either way, you definitely need to be seen and at least have a barium swallow test. Endoscope is preferred. (4 replies)
... What is the cause of this and what can I do. I take acid blockers (4 replies)
... Hi the throat thing happens to me all the time,its scary sometimes i think my food will not go down i have to have a drink with me all the time. ... (6 replies)
... a month later, because I too don't want to be dependent on them or suffer horrible withdrawals....but at this point I'm debating going back on them and see if it will make a difference. I only took the prilosec for 3 months, so I didn't notice any withdrawal issues. I cut back the dose slowly over 2 or 3 weeks and that helped. ... (7 replies)
... prescribe PPI's, and you WILL have pain if you go on these for too long. ... (7 replies)
Worried?
Dec 2, 2010
... I have always had issues with acid reflux and peptic ulcers. But here in the last two weeks, when I eat my food gets stuck in my lower esophagus and will not go down completely until I take a drink, which then hurts from the pressure of the fluid pushing it down.I have to take a drink after each bite or it wont go down. ... (2 replies)
... Not sure if this is the right board to post on. I have trouble with my food getting stuck right above where it enters into my stomach. It seems to only happen when I am under a lot of stress. ... (12 replies)


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