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Dr. Eldridge Burns
29 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Yes they certainly can. The iron in those pills can also cause general indigestion, nausea, and constipation. Check with your physician if this is p ... Read More

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Ryan
49 years experience Dentistry
See below: Excess acid production in the stomach can be treated with proton pump inhibitors. A hiatal hernia can contribute to acid reflux. Diet has a large infl ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Multifactorial: Acid reflux disease is often multifactorial, and stress is certainly a factor involved in the process. Diet and the avoidance of trigger foods is par ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
21 years experience Pediatrics
GERD: Gastroesophageal reflux disease is an inflammation of the esophagus from reflux of acidic stomach contents. Esomeprazole decreases the acidity of the ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Causes of GERD: Gerd (movement of stomach contents into esophagus) can result from: 1) inappropriate relaxation of lower esophageal sphincter, gastroparesis (sluggish ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Maybe: If the reflux causes pain and nausea, you could feel some faintness, secondary to a vasovagal reaction, but another issue could involve a gastritis or ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
48 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Acid reflux can cause irritation and damage to vocal cords.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Ziring
21 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
It's a stretch: the only way I can relate acid reflux to weakness is if you've had chronic acid reflux that has caused esophagitis, which has led to blood loss and re ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience Rheumatology
It could: It could make it worse.

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