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Feb 27, 2006
... Andra, How was your dr. appt.? Are you feeling any better? To answer some of your last questions - I've been on PPI's for about 3 years. When I'm feeling good I cut back on the dosage, but then have flare ups and go heavy duty again. I was told that you are never "cured" of GERD, you just learn how to manage it. If your insurance won't cover Nexium, try Prilosec OTC -... (7 replies)
... prilosec, nexium and such were not around at that time! ... (10 replies)
... plus carafate, plus tums, plus gaviscon. didn't help. i've recently ran out of the nexium and carafate and there's little difference. some maybe, but i can't say for sure. ... (13 replies)

... Q. What are the most common prescription medications used to treat GERD symptoms? ... (8 replies)
... hi, I have GERD LPR and I was put on Nexium for 4 months and symptoms didn't improve. I have had the shortness of breath and feeling like I am going to quit breathing. ... (10 replies)
Nissen, anyone?
Feb 7, 2005
... pH testing is helpful because it can be done on and off meds to see how the meds work, and just how severe your GERD is. When I had mine I was on 40 mg Nexium twice a day. I felt like I was refluxing, but I didn't feel it hurt, so I didn't think it was acidic reflux. Turns out it definitely was acidic. ... (36 replies)
... I have had Gerd for several years but have usually had it under control with diet and natural remedies. ... (1 replies)
... when I was first diagnosed with GERD five years ago or so. ... (12 replies)
... So sorry to hear about all your problems with GERD. I sure hope that I can find something to help mine. I have had the endoscopes twice...they say the same thing...gastritits, hiatal hernia, and GERD...last time he- GI Dr says it is just a nervous stomache...oh well, it still hurts the same...and the PPI's so far have had little to not much success.....As I have said, I have... (34 replies)
... abbydabbydew, Interesting you say this. I developed GERD suddenly about 5 years ago. It took trying numerous medicines and finally PPIs. ... (42 replies)
... Hello I am normally on the anxiety messageboards but I suffer with gerd real bad. I wanted to know do you take any meds for your acid reflux? ... (8 replies)
... yes, I'm on Protonix 2x a day, and before that was on Nexium and before that Prilosec. It's important to note that the standard dosage for PPIs for LPR is ALWAYS two times a day. ... (10 replies)
... Because I also have GERD and a hiatal hernia, those conditions alone could be the reasons for the breathing difficulties. There are several other good possibilities. ... (19 replies)
... Thanks for the reply. I keep reading that probiotics are excellent for GERD or acid reflux, along with apples. I have had GERD about 10 years and been on Nexium about 1 year and before that Prilosec. Have you found anything dietary at all that helps? ... (6 replies)
... I have tried everything possible just about, over the counter, nexium, and prevacid. The funny thing is the only acid reducer that I found helped the most is over the counter walmart brand of Zantac. It has the active ingredient rantadine (spelling?) in it. I asked my doctor what I could take over the counter and asked about Zantac, he said no, use over the counter... (6 replies)
Symptoms question
Jul 24, 2006
... Could be LPR and GERD. But the smoking may be a large factor too. If you want to confirm or rule out LPR / GERD, get a scrip for a Proton Pump Inhibitor. I have no idea if you'll need the single dose level or a double dose. Might as well try it and find out. Nexium Aciphex Prevacid Prilosec Protonix (4 replies)
... The first thing to do is to see if it's GERD or not. ... (5 replies)
... which is OTC. I also asked her about Gaviscon, since I read somewhere that that worked well for GERD sufferers. ... (2 replies)
... Hi everyone, I found this on the National Institute of Health webiste under acid reflux: Proton pump inhibitors include omeprazole (Prilosec), lansoprazole (Prevacid), pantoprazole (Protonix), rabeprazole (Aciphex), and esomeprazole (Nexium), which are all available by prescription. Proton pump inhibitors are more effective than H2 blockers and can relieve symptoms in... (6 replies)
Mar 4, 2005
... The best thing ever! I love this pill for my GERD. I tried every drug there was for acid reflux/GERD. Nothing worked or stopped working. Nexium, previcid, prilosec...etc...the doctor prescribed me protonix and it works wonders...I never have problems now! (2 replies)

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