... Hi J
I understand how you feel, i can say that all of my stomach issues started when my mom had a massive heart attack... my nerves went through the roof,,couldnt eat sleep or function at all,,she was given a week to live,,,that stretched into 72 days of ups and downs like you would not believe,,,the strange thing about my issues were when she was feeling better and i wasnt... (9 replies)
... At least tell your doctor. A symptom of dry mouth is probley a harmless side effect but gasping for breath is pretty bad. ... (4 replies)
... I've been fasting for a couple days and also been taking Zantac 150 twice a day. ... (4 replies)
... Yes I noticed I'm so weak when I was on ppi, but maybe my body was getting used to it weak and dry mouth. Zantac I'm not sure if it's do to liquid diet but for sure Zantac is much weaker than ppi. ... (45 replies)
... When I went to bed I had a DGL tucked my cheek and fell asleep with it in. God, dangerous, I know. But I woke up this morning with it mostly dissolved. I took a zantac 75 instead of a 150 and had very light nibbles of food today. ... (65 replies)
... Prior to all of these I was on protonix for 1 month and was doing fine. One morning I woke up gasping for air, with chest tightness and dry mouth, these all went away after I stopped the protonix, but it looks like every ppi that I'm trying after it gives me horrid side effects. ... (2 replies)
... nasal irrigation, dry mouth gum, and GERD medications like Prevacid and Zantac. Nothing really helps. ... (2 replies)
... i've had all those tests plus more, the drs dont know what to do with me either (chronic laryngitis) i also took ppi's for more than 6 months, nothing happened, some drs say i have reflux (i do have it confirmed by MII testing) others call me crazy, others simply say "i dont know". If you have LPR an endoscopy is likely to "show nothing" so is the barium swallow, you need to... (9 replies)
... and now on prescription zantac at 150mg 1x day. Since then I have had dry mouth, tingling and lots of belching. They are using those as symptoms and not side effects, and ordering test after test. ... (9 replies)
... I have that deep cough, I wet my pants. Lovely. I've been taking prescription Prylosec and Zantac. The doctor just upped my dose of both to twice a day. The Zantac I take 150mg in the a.m. and 300 m.g. around dinner time. I think the Prylosec is 60mg. I read in another entry that someone was asking about nausea. ... (7 replies)
... ok why does stufflike galvison etc contain mint for flavouring when this is not good for the splincer muscle i dont get it...........does zantac tablets contain mint..........im after something without mint that i can t take before bed to help me heal while i sleep................ ... (1 replies)
... Nope, have never had this at all. Yesterday I didn't take the Zantac at all and I slept really good. ... (4 replies)
... PPI's and I don't know what to do. My heartburn is so bad right now the only relief I get is from taking them. Sadly, i have the same side effects when taking Zantac or other acid blockers. ... (3 replies)
... I take 1 40mg protonix in morning, zantac 150 at night, sometimes some neo citran or cough syrup before going to bed and 1 60mg sudafed. ... (13 replies)
... What natural route are you trying. I went to a Nature store and they told me to stop taking all these toxic ppi's and try the probiotic stuff at the store. Also bought some digestive enzymes although my domperidone will probably do the trick.
I get that tingling, spasm feel in my throat below the adams apple somewhere, very irritating. Also feels like throat or airway has... (21 replies)
... I also have diagnosed myself with LPR, my doctor just calls it GERD.
My symptoms are mainly burping, coughing, waking with a DRY MOUTH (does anyone else have that??) and EAR PROBLEMS, constant clicking in my ear when I yawn or swallow, and last night had a full blown ear ache. I also at times have the throat burning and mouth/tongue burning..
I don't have medical insurance... (21 replies)
... I have had sore throat, lump feeling, and very dry mouth and throat, for months. ... (8 replies)
... blockers, an earlier form of reflux medication that is commonly available OTC under brand names like Zantac and generaic names like Ranitidine. ... (8 replies)
... is the acid reflux medication group that was invented prior to PPIs. They are now all sold OTC under brand names like Tagamet, Zantac, etc. The generic form of Zantac is called Ranitidine, and for some people, it can be used in place of a PPI. It's cheaper than the PPIs, so it may be worth trying. ... (5 replies)
... Sounds like thrush to me altho I'm no expert. I have a dry mouth and am prone to thrush. Better to get a culture done. I hope it isn't from the PPI. I am on double strength also and taking Zantac too. ... (65 replies)