A 31-year-old male asked:
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m.31 years old. just got inflammation in my lower esophageal sphincter & it's a little more open than usual.will i be ok again if i take the medicine?

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Dr. Sidney Vinson
27 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: You have erosive gastroesophageal reflux disease. This should heal with acid medications. In order to prevent future issues you should avoid caffeine, nicotine, fatty foods, spicy foods, tomato sauce, overeating, late meals and try to lose weight.
Answered on May 30, 2017
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