... I also have a sensitive stomach and bought some aloe vera juice with just a pinch of vitamin c in it and it made me miserable for the day. So, yes, vitamin c is like taking poison. If you can find aloe vera with NO vitamin C, it will help you a great deal. I was on Prevacid years ago and it only worked for a short time. When I went back to the dr. he told me to take two... (4 replies)
... You've had GERD for years, what are the symptoms you have developed recently that you describe as acid reflux as opposed to GERD? ... (4 replies)
... supplements. I've had GERD for years and take Prilosec but lately I've been having acid reflux. I can't remember when it started but wondered if my adding those Vitamins be causing it. ... (4 replies)
... Seeing a doctor can let you know. I have seen my gastro many times over the years for my stomach issues and gastritis. 2 months ago after trying different vitamins for relaxation, one of them ripped my stomach apart and all of a sudden i started having burning in my throat daily. ... (8 replies)
... Kacyc, I have acid coming up into my mouth, even when I'm standing up. I also have Barrett's esophagus. I also have trouble swallowing and get nausea if I eat more than a handful of food. I've been on a GERD diet for about 14 YEARS so am aware of what I have.
movielover40, I try and drink something first, then put the pill in and drink more water. Food is a little hard to... (4 replies)
... Usually when I take a vitamin I take with some type of food or drink not just with water. (4 replies)
... Most of the beginning is my history. Feel free to scroll down below to get to the good parts which I bolded!
Whew! It's been a long journey to get here as for over 10 years I've had the throat burning, pnd, recurring sore throats, ear aches, coughing (mostly after meals), and throat clearing, without knowing why.
It wasn't until this year that I finally realized I have... (1 replies)
... ng and decided not to use them. Instead I took Zantac, but have now stopped that as I feel my gastritis is pretty well healed, and I am working on the nighttime reflux with the other methods mentioned in my previous post. ... (7 replies)
... Silent Reflux seems like a pretty scary thing. I dont know which way to turn and am deeply frustrated and afraid. any thing youcan offer will be greatly appreciated. ... (7 replies)
... This is what I do:
Dietary changes and supplements for gastritis:
1. Reduce or eliminate if possible acidic and acid forming foods like tomato products, coffee, tea, most citrus fruits(some say lemon is OK), reduce alcohol, and spicy foods like onion and garlic and peppers. Yes, I know - life is not worth living without onion and garlic, but this is only temporary until... (7 replies)
... Randy, Please note vachilly's story. While all the pains you feel could be from acid reflux alone, many are also typical of gall bladder problems, particularly the shoulder and rib pain. ... (8 replies)
... I have Reflux,Gastritis and IBS im looking for supplements/herbs/vitamins that can help me because i have all 3 of these things its hard to find things that work for one but wont hurt the other
i have heard of many things that say help ibs but can cause reflux or gastritis problems and vice versa
any help with this would be greatly appreciated because as im sure some of... (7 replies)
... had all bacteria, salt, chlorine, fluoride, chemicals, minerals and all other impurities removed. At any rate this is what I purchase from the supermarket. I add vitamins and minerals to my diet via food sources and vitamin supplements to compensate for any reduction in essential beneficial properties of water. ... (6 replies)
... Reading your post you could have H Pylori bacteria. Make sure to ask your doctor to check. When I take fish oil it also triggers acid reflux even went to ER because I did not understand what was going on. ... (12 replies)
... ur own and get the full benefits of the fruit. Jumex also makes natural fruit juices that are known to help with reflux, are low in sodium and high in minerals, vitamins and iron depending on the fruit. I love their mango and Guava juices. They also make them in peach, pear, strawberry and other flavors. ... (8 replies)
... Thanks for sharing your tales folks.
I still haven't switched to Zantac, although I have 2 boxes with me and am going to take a standard OTC dose of 75mg shortly, as I read it's best to take an hour before dinner, as it can take 30-60mins to take effect. Going to see how that goes, I won't up the dosage without speaking to a Dr.
From when I posted, it's been a mixed... (11 replies)
... I can not handle vitamins now, they make me much worse
but I'll try introducing more vegetable into my diet
did you feel like the fresh ones or cooked vegetable helped you more? (6 replies)
... I was like that with certain vegetables, I however unwillingly ate them initially out of wanting not to be bad mannered when my wife used them in her cooking. I'm no expert on this, but maybe it's a viscous circle where you need to eat vegetables to get better, but you won't eat vegetables as you're not better. Maybe one way to overcome is to take supplements instead e.g.... (6 replies)
... low magnesium, low b12 and low d. I wasnt able to absorb the vitamins and minerals due to low acidity. ... (5 replies)
... I have acid reflux. can I use fluticasone nasal spray. I have for years clogged ears, post nasal drip. I honestly think this caused my acid reflux after all this time by swallowing this mucus. I finally went to an ET. ... (5 replies)