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Oatmeal acid reflux

A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
We need more information I understand you have a weakness, but weakness can mean many things to patients and clinically. You should see a doctor in pe... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stevan Cordas
Internal Medicine 58 years experience
GERD: If you mean absolute stopping it, see your GI doctor about newer surgeries otherwise you may control it by diet and medication.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Harris
Family Medicine 34 years experience
No; managed.: I don't know about "curing" reflux. You already know you have the tendency to make it - now, it is a matter of managing that tendency. Avoid chocolate... Read More
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Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Medications are best: There is a surgery, but it is only for those who have failed medical therapy. Need to use mechanical and preventive precautions seriously. Then add ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics 22 years experience
Heartburn: Commonly known as heartburn, acid reflux can cause burning in the esophagus and a sour tasted in the back of the throat. If left untreated it can caus... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Probably: Tea/coffee as well as fatty food worsen reflux. Thus non-fat milk would be better for you. As for tea/coffee, it doesn't matter whether it is caffeina... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-healy
Pediatrics 40 years experience
Ginger!: First try to figure out what is giving you the acid reflux. Type of foods? What time id it worse? Is it associated with meals? Activity? Does it get... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Not the pancake: It is the butter which makes them bad for reflux.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Many symptoms: Symptoms of acid reflux include heart burn, chest pain, shortness of breath, abdominal pain, acid taste in the mouth, nausea, vomiting and others. Se... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Todd Chambers
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Strong: The stomach acid is strong. It is mostly hydrochloric acid and potassium and sodium chloride. It has a ph of 1.5 to 3.5.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chris Oh
Dr. Chris Ohanswered
Internal Medicine 22 years experience
Antacid: Start with otc Pepcid (famotidine) or mylanta. If does not work try Prilosec otc. If you still have reflux and pain go to your doctor for possible ref... Read More
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