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A 39-year-old female asked:

I quit taking protonix (pantoprazole) two weeks ago the burning in my throat is back, dr. suggested apple cider vinegar to help but i makes it worse. any suggestions?

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Dr. William Culviner
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 31 years experience
Slow transition: Sometimes it's better to taper off the Protonix (pantoprazole) gradually to prevent a rebound reflux problem. Another option is to take otc antacids like zantac or Pepcid symptomatically for a while. If all else fails, then you may need to stay on protonix (pantoprazole).
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