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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
It can/ usually: Reflux can happen at any level of fill. It tends to occur as the stomach squeezes to mix the food which creates pressure. If the person is laying down ... Read More

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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
43 years experience General Surgery
It can be: yes it can because you have acid in your stomach all the time actually food will dilute some of the acid but food will stimulate the stomach to produ ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Acid suppression : Esophageal reflux is treated with Life Style modification .weight loss if obese,change in diet like avoid large fatty meals and foods that cause refl ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
10 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not reflux,: but could be an indication of irritation/inflammation of the lining of the esophagus or stomach. Chasing the dose with a glass of water and with food ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Several...: Get tested for H Pylori, double up your omeprazole, maintain good meal timing and reduce spicy and sower food, get the head end bed raised 15 deg, if ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Simple....: You have a loose gastric sphincture. In empty stomach, gastric juice is refluxing to because of the loose gastroesophagel junction sphincture weaknes ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
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Must rule out ZES: Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome causes high levels of gastric acid and bad reflux.Blood test ( Gastrin level ) is helpful. You may just have treatment resi ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Reflux; stomach full: 41 M "I have loose gastric sphincter does empty stomach heighten acidity sensation in neck. Yes. but empty stomach less likely to reflux as does less ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Slow stomach: Can be due to structural issues such as growths or functional issues, such as gastroparesis among other possibilities. It sounds otherwise that you ha ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
25 years experience Family Medicine
Possible: You could try an OTC reflux medication like omepeazole or ranitidine for 2 weeks. If there is improvement then reflux is your likely cause. If that do ... Read More

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