... It is possible but doctors tend to use PPIs as a test to see if they help, before testing as this is cheaper. You could assume it might be LPR and treat yourself naturally and see if you can improve things before taking dexilant, which should be a last resort not the first line of treatment. ... (4 replies)
... r alcohol, especially the next day. My feeling is that it is non acidic reflux and potentially bile related. Just wondering if anyone has found any benefits from manuka honey? ... (1 replies)
... Could you be in peri menapause? I have these issues along with others. Have had all the test and they all came back fine. Just a thought. Hope you find what's causing your problems. I know how awful this is and can be. Big Hugs, Jen (3 replies)
... ymptoms were just as bad by the time the pots arrived, and I made myself stop taking all meds for 72 hours, including that Gaviscon. I even forced some biscuits, manuka honey and a Gingerbread Man down my gullet to try and make the reflux happen, since they all have made me burn at least once! ... (3 replies)
... How do I wean off Nexium 2x a day? What is the dosing schedule? I don't want to ask the doc because he thinks I need drugs. :mad:
Here is my story:
I had some kind of food poisoning in July and continued to vomit for a month and a half and feel food sitting in my stomach/burning in lower stomach. Doc put me on Nexium 1x a day. Took it until about November and weaned off.... (0 replies)
... Mine is also made better by drinks. Warm milk with manuka honey has worked wonders as its eased a bit today. ... (4 replies)
... While my throat was sore I took DGL, aloe vera and manuka honey. Not sure which helped, but something sure did. Ohhh I also added pineapple digestive enzymes to my diet after every meal. ... (11 replies)
... even my GP thinks the Peptest results are a hoax, and that LPR doesn't exist. I'm awaiting a 24 Hour Test from an ENT, but what if I get the wrong test or no reflux happens on the day? ... (6 replies)
... on manuka honey when i just cannot stand the taste of honey lol. I still get a little shortness of breath at times but nothing like it was a couple of weeks ago, also I can clear the mucus. ... (43 replies)
... That's interesting Janet about the sugar, as you may have read I'm using the active manuka honey. Maybe I need to try it with those other ingredients. Sharing is so helpful with these frustrating and life changing complaints we fall prey to. ... (28 replies)
... Then i got onto the old google again, and read about active manuka honey preferably of 10umf plus. ... (28 replies)
... Have you tried Manuka Honey it really can help, even ordinary honey in a cup of warm milk
will soothe it.
I get a sore and dry throat in the morning when I wake as I breathe through my mouth during sleep.
I read somewhere that gargling with Glyserene and honey is good,
Solofelix. (3 replies)
You sound as if you are taking all the right products for your symptoms.
I have always found milk and honey soothing for a sore thro**. I would particularly recommend Manuka Honey as it has an Antibiotic culture and would help you if there was any infection in your thro**.
If you have Acid Reflux symptoms it may be th** a PPI would be more appropri**e.
All the best,
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... strung since childhood, I am almost sure that this recent bout of LPR was caused by unusual stress and sleep deprivation. ... (61 replies)
... my mouth and checked it out fully and never said a word, and I stupidly meant to ask her if it still looked red and inflamed, as I wanted to know if the active manuka honey has made a difference. Don't you kick yourself when you forget something that simple. ... (61 replies)
... I'll be interested to find out whether your sleeping and LPR symptoms improve. And do give us a report on the snoring events. ... (5 replies)
... it is also very expensive here. You need a lot of bees to make even a small amount of honey, so I guess that's why. It's also the active honey that costs the most, but then that's the real good healing stuff. ... (61 replies)
... I checked out that manuka honey... holy bees! ... (61 replies)
... e had a better day. Interesting re the no wheat and less sugars. I told EEW my throat has been feeling more sooothed and I'm thinking it's perhaps the active manuka honey. Not so good tonight but I've been talking a lot today and that does make it worse. ... (61 replies)
... acid taste that got to me. It comes and goes now, whereas before was all the time. Is it the manuka honey, or carrot juice? ... (119 replies)