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... I first started experiencing acid reflux back in 2004. ... (10 replies)
... It is known to be beneficial to sleep on the left side of your stomach than your right side. Sleeping on you left side is better for you not to experience acid reflux symptoms like heartburn. ... (3 replies)
... day at the same time as the naprozyn as it was giving me heartburn. I started on 20mg but went up to 40mg because I was still getting the heartburn which is now acid reflux bringing me close to vomiting. ... (7 replies)

... Acid reflux reared its ugly head. After endoscopy I was told I had lots bile in my stomach and put on Omeprazole.I believe I suffer from acid AND bile reflux. ... (0 replies)
... Stress can cause reflux, but diet is the worse culprit If you are in the middle of an episode you need to avoid all food triggers Chocolate Mint Fatty foods Spicy foods Tomato based foods Onions Citrus (4 replies)
... Well, acid blockers weren't doing the trick for me. I had to start sleeping a bit elevated. ... (6 replies)
... Ears and sinuses can be effected by acid reflux, also lungs if you inhale the reflux Natural methods to help are DGL licorice Slippery Elm Aloe vera Alkaline water (ph 8 ish) Chewing gum Gaviscon Advance can help (5 replies)
Raising your bed
Dec 19, 2004
... My Dr said I need to have the bed raised at least 6 to 8 inches do to my acid reflux, meds still are not doing the trick yet and with barrett's I'm getting scared. the cells have not changed and I want to keep it that way. ... (1 replies)
... inches. My GI doc recommended using a couple bricks. I just got some risers at the local bed and bath store that have a cup in the top to keep my castors from moving. I have had my bed propped up about 5 inches for about 5 months. ... (10 replies)
... I'm going to die right here" of night time acid reflux! Waking up out of a sound sleep, bounding out of bed and fighting to take a breath, mind racing, panic. ... (0 replies)
... I have experienced the same symptoms. If you reflux whilst asleep it is easy to inhale it into the windpipe...sometimes all the way into the lungs. ... (1 replies)
... inches to help with my acid reflux. He said just raising my head with pillows or using a wedge are not as effective because they through the esophogus out of allignment. ... (5 replies)
Reflux questions
May 20, 2014
... I have exactly those symptoms Apart from when crouched down gardening I only suffer in the night time hours This leads me to believe it is to do with the LES valve being weak and letting acid through To combat that it is ideal to use bed raisers to raise the head of the bed by 6"/8" I cannot do that so use a wedge pillow I never eat less than 3 preferably 4 hours before... (5 replies)
... Raise the head of your bed 6 inches so that gravity helps keep the acid from getting into your esophagus. ... (1 replies)
... Your suppose to use bricks..under the head of your bed raise it up about 4 to 6 inches..its a pain cause the blankets slide down and the beds a pain to make in the morning..but it really does help to do this.... ... (10 replies)
... Is raising the head of my bed 9 inches too much? ... (10 replies)
... I have had alot of the same symtoms except the swallowing. I found taking gaviscon liquid before bed has helped me at night time, it coats your throat and puts a barrier to stop acid from coming up. I hope this may help alittle , I know how scarey it is to have. ... (38 replies)
... Your reflux was brought on my stress. I began mine in January and am only now beginning to feel better. ... (34 replies)
... I think you should raise the head of your bed not your head about 4". ... (10 replies)
... How high do I need to raise my bed? ... (10 replies)




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