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A 32-year-old male asked:

i'm 30, bad heartburns and during sleep, wake up drinks lot of water, bt only after having rantac, it will subside after 30 mins.did endoscopy bt nothg.y?

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Dr. Hanul Bhandari
Sleep Medicine 13 years experience
OSA: Dry mouth and acid reflux are symptoms of obstructive sleep apnea (osa). It's recommended you consult a sleep medicine specialist, especially if you snore, stop breathing periodically at night, have excessive daytime sleepiness, morning headaches, fatigue, or blurred vision. Elevate the head of your bed for some relief. Follow up with your pcp for management of your heartburn. Hope that helps!

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Last updated Dec 14, 2015

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