... The longer you take them for the worse it gets. Some just cannot tolerate them at all and are sort of allergic to them. Doctors do not want to admit this as they are stumped then as to what to give you. Yes some have too little acid. ... (5 replies)
... and am struggling to get a diagnosis from the medical profession. At this point I have had numerous consultations with various doctors but no diagnosis and am suffering greatly on a daily basis. ... (6 replies)
I went to my ENT 2 weeks ago complaining of a sore throat. I thought it was candida again, since I had an yeast infection two years ago in my throat (thanks to too many prescribed antibiotics for prostatitis, which by the way didn't help). He took a look at my throat with the scope and noticed a bump, a granuloma, in my larynx. He told me I had silent reflux. Yeah,... (2 replies)
... with LPR. Both doctors have prescribed PPIs and Zantac. ... (0 replies)
... I'm new to this board and was wondering if anyone can help me. I think I have LPR which I developed earlier this month. ... (0 replies)
... be referred to specialists, demand referral to a gastroenterologist. I hope you feel better soon. I know how horrible it is to suffer without a diagnosis. I had doctors telling me my cough was in my head. Five years later I have confirmation that it's not, even though I always knew that. ... (6 replies)
... E on two occasions, the doctors there advise me to see my GP and advise my medications are working relatively well. ... (0 replies)
... Ive also read on previous threads that people have had success with elavil, lyrica, and neurontin. How long have your doctors had you stay on the medication in order for your symptoms to go away? ... (0 replies)
... In addition, there will difficulty digesting, maybe burping, etc. From what I've read, the main cause of reflux ailments is lack of acid not too much acid, and doctors are making people worse. ... (24 replies)
... Hi Ballerina
I'm really pleased you have had some success with the water.
I works for me. I now use a small spray bottle I bought new from the pharmacy to breathe the alkaline spray into my upper airways ...it helps too.
What pleases me the most is that doctors (apart from Koufman) are behind the game on this really good solution to our problem.
Maybe because there are... (74 replies)
... Is it GERD or LPR you have? ... (18 replies)
... I went through years of hell and saw many doctors who didn't seem interested in helping me. ... (18 replies)
... What's weird is none of my previous doctors that were my preferred primary care physicians or the ENT even fathomed it could be that. So I decide to try a free clinic in Vermont and bam. ... (3 replies)
... ENT gave a hunch that it was LPR and prescribed me some reflux pill that I can't remember the name of. I took for about four months, and it had zero effects. ... (3 replies)
... w things that began to work for me after a year and a half. Found a wonderful ENT who diagnosed me with LPR. He sat me down and honestly told me there was little doctors could do outside of the PPI interventions. I was so grateful to have found an honest doc. He then sent me to another ENT who said the same. ... (24 replies)
... My name is Fawad and I am living in Afghanistan and I exactly have the same problem for four years. Non of the doctors so far have detected this sickness of mine I am sometimes getting fed up and really want to take my stomach out of of my body. ... (24 replies)
... wow I can't believe how similar your story is to mine. I've had LPR for 3 years before I got sick I was taking singing lessons I started singing when I was 12 and LPR ruined my life. ... (24 replies)
... us. And if it's just a bad habit than behavioral therapy, reading, yoga and pure will power to overcome those unhealthy behaviors. Hi there, I was diagnosed with LPR about two years ago , have seen about 10 different specialists... And still not completely healed. ... (55 replies)
... I have LPR like symptoms. The interwebz has pointed me in this direction. ... (0 replies)
... Everything you say I've got it's so reassuring to you ever feel like your filling up with acid my face goes numb and everything but I never get heartburn (7 replies)