... I went through the same thing about six months ago, trying to figure out if my post nasal drip was allergies or reflux. Here's what I learned. ... (12 replies)
... Sportsfan, its important to get tested for allergies.
It may very well be that the phlegm is triggered by allergies. In my case, DAIRY triggers the phlegm. It could take a week of stopping dairy to stop the unruly production of the phlegm.
Also, 2 or 3 allergy pills are probably worthless. You need to have them in your bloodstream for probably a week for them... (12 replies)
... Post nasal drip and acid reflux go hand in hand, you might also have associated GI symptoms, like IBS. Have you tried taking antacids, tums rolaids? ... (12 replies)
... Some of the otc may not work for someone, but it works for another person, did you try all of them. if you do have nasal allergies, you should use them. yOU Could have acid reflux or the chronic disease form gerd. ... (12 replies)
... But I hardly believe antiacids would help. If you make a research, you will see that LOW stomach acid causes refluy, not the high. Antiacids just relax some muscles inside, so you do not feel tha acid, but it is actually there, making things worse. ... (12 replies)
... I researched the PND and stomach problems connection. I am trying to figure things out as I have an upset stomach for 1 month now, and I think it might be related to my PND condition. ... (12 replies)
... en overwhelming this year !! I have started on a product called FloraSinus which is helping.I am also taking an enzyme called Serrapeptase.I also use a pulsatile nasal irrigation system once per day.DanaBarb,I have found no solutions either.I guess we just keep soldiering on.All the best to all of you ! ... (12 replies)
... My acid/bile reflux is always much worse when I have sinus problems
I feel that the acid gets stuck in the mucous in my throat ( sorry TMI) I then find my throat becomes super sensitive and i react to foods I wouldn't normally and have many coughing fits
A Doctor told me a Neti pot would help (12 replies)
... for your stomach problems, aloe vera REALLY helped me, but I had to take it three times a day and a heavy dosage. As far as allergies, I wish I knew the answer. ... (12 replies)
... off the last couple of months.It does get into the lower part of the stomach and I am bloated beyond belief.I started taking an enzyme called Serrapeptase and that has helped some. ... (12 replies)
... Thanks! Yes, Aloe juice helps just as banana! I get better from the bananas.
But still, PND is a thing to solve, I am hopeful the neti pot will help, of course avoiding unboiled tap water! (12 replies)
... Have you then considered allergy injections? (12 replies)
... I don't believe taking anti-allergy drugs in your whole life would solve the problem.
Some info -
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/Risk/h-pylori-cancer (12 replies)
... nasal drip is a symptom of the acid reflux but you might try taking an antihistamine to see if helps alleviate some of the PND. ... (2 replies)
... Can post nasal drip from Allergies cause your stomach to burn..... escpecially at night when I lay down? ... (2 replies)
... I went to a doc in philly about my gag reflex problem yesterday. She basically said that it was the acid reflux causing it and not PND which my dad and I later both agreed that that cant be it. She also mentioned that my adenoids are slightly larger than usual. ... (34 replies)
... It may be that the acid reflux is actually a cause of your PND, not the result of it. ... (34 replies)
... i used to be on some medicine for acid reflux a while ago but I haven't taken any recently. I take an antihistamine once in a while but that usually never stops the PND. ... (34 replies)
... which digestive enzymes did you take and did they help you with post nasal drip or just acid reflux? ... (34 replies)
... wait...so basically these pills you took STOPPED post nasal drip? ... (34 replies)