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I take prilosec for my acid reflux can this cause dizziness

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Samach
49 years experience Gastroenterology
No: Acid reflux does not cause dizziness.

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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Destefano
33 years experience Cardiology
Unlikely: Of over 11,000 people reporting side-effects with losartan, only 0.12% reported esophageal reflux. I would have my doctor investigate other causes.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Justin Brown
12 years experience Internal Medicine
GERD: If your GERD is that severe, you likely need to see a specialist. Gastroenterologists specialize in these problems and can direct you to appropriate ... Read More
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Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Several things: Be good about taking your antisecretory medications. Avoid foods that worsen reflux like acidic citrus fruits, peppermint, spicy foods, alcohol, nico ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Sherman
43 years experience Gastroenterology
Few days/weeks: You might have improved symptoms wiithin days.
A member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Sure, but...: Unless you have a known allergy or sensitivity to prilosec, then this drug is a very appropriate choice for gerd management. As proven effective and ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Gerd: These medications have differing mechanisms of action and usually it's not necessary to take them together although I don't think it is harmful to do ... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
57 years experience Family Medicine
Good question: If your reflux has been long standing and you also have abdominal pain an endoscopy study is warranted to rule out tissue changes in your lower esopha ... Read More
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Depends: There are a lot of serious side effects including osteoporosis, a higher risk for pneumonia and even food allergies, dementia etc but the incidence is ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Viswanath Chinta
13 years experience Internal Medicine
MEAL PLANNING: Multiple daily small meals with bed time snack.Can try antacids available over the counter.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Rasak
32 years experience Cardiology
No real data: No real data on the honey. And Prilosec usually doesnt affect the blood pressure. Other agents such as zantac, tagamet, and , carafate (sucralfate) ... Read More
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