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Gerd attack what to do

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Axel Martinez-Irizarry
Family Medicine 18 years experience
Depends: You can control many of the factors associated with GERD attacks, your diet being the most important factor, your weight is also essential What you e... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Earle
General Surgery 32 years experience
Variable : GERD symptoms, typically heartburn and regurgitation, can vary in severity and frequency, and depend on many factors including diet and stress. These ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ruth Seaman
A Verified Doctoranswered
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Normal?: Normal is such a complex and dangerous and comforting word all wrapped in 2 syllables. More information is needed to consider your situation. A phys... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
Could: Reflux attacks can result in soreness as the burning starts to abate. It also can cause coughing. If symptoms persist seek professional help.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 41 years experience
Anxiety can produce: digestive disorders. Start eating a healthy diet w/lots of various colored bright fruits and vegetables and good fat. Take lots of DGL, a natural su... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 40 years experience
Maybe LPR: Exposure of vocal cords to stomach acid ; pepsin results in inflammation of the vocal cords (due to acid regurgitation). Acute laryngitis may result, ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
Neonatology 37 years experience
It's the burning: The feeling of acid reflux can be uncomfortable and painful, but many things distinguish from a heart attack - precipitating factors, lifestyle, famil... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Faiz Shakir
Gastroenterology 16 years experience
Not clear: A recent study suggested a possible relationship (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26061035) but this risk was estimated about 1.16 times. More dat... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasudev Ananthram
Cardiology 33 years experience
Sort it out...: It is important to see your doctor to sort this out. In addition to a thorough history and physical you may need an ekg, a stress test and perhaps an... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Ott
Emergency Medicine 21 years experience
The irritation: of the esophagus and refluxing of acid into your air tubes can cause a shortness of breath like sensation. Often, burping relieves the pressure in the... Read More
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