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how can i get immediate relief for an acid reflux attack? i have tried pepto bismal & pepcid (famotidine) complete with no relief

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Let me help you: Take antacids. In many cases, over-the-counter antacids offer instant relief from acid refluxmaylanta) use h2-blockers(prilosic and others...)relieve reflux symptoms within an hour. Sit up instead of lying down during an acid reflux attack. Avoid triggers (caffeine, alcoholic beverages and spicy foods). Good luck.
Answered on Oct 3, 2020

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