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I was coughinh all day and the next day i feel like i felt like my esophagis is on fire what could it be

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Miller
9 years experience Family Medicine
GERD: It sounds like your coughing fit might have caused some reflux. Try some antacids for quick relief. If that doesn't work, you should see your doc to s ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
No: You could have a perforation or an ulcer, especially with severe pain in the back and the fact that you're on nsaids for back pain. See a gastroentero ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ellen Altenburg
30 years experience Pediatrics
Esophagitis: Clindamycin can cause esophagitis ( irritation or inflammation of the esophagus ).I'd contact your physician and discuss your symptoms with him/her.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Andrews
35 years experience Interventional Radiology
A : A single episode like this is probably nothing to worry about. However, if it happens frequently, it could represent a blockage in the esophagus. Gas ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Reduces Acid..: Reduces Acid production of stomach.........acid is corrosive, when reduced it allows the body to heal faster.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Esophagitis: Likely esophagitis. Seek medical attention, your condition is serious.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joel Teig
Dr. Joel Teig answered
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
GERD: It is difficult to define the cause without an exam, but your problem could be from an inflammation of the esophagus. With gastroesophageal disease ( ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sheldon Brownstein
Specializes in Cardiac Electrophysiology
Esophagus: H2 blockers can aid in the healing process of esophagitis
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: This treatment is usually effective but may take a few weeks to fully heal. I think it's also important to abstain from alcohol,heavy caffeine intake, ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
PPI ↓acid not reflux: PPI ↓ production of HCl acid by cells in upper 2/3 of the stomach. This secretion can ↑ stomach pH from 7 to 1, a 10 million fold range. PPIs, at full ... Read More
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