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will immodiium help acid reflux?

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Dr. Ajay Acharya
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No..: No it will worsen it...
Answered on Oct 22, 2015
Dr. Leslie Leighton
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Very unlikely: Pepcid, Zantac, Prilosec or Nexium (esomeprazole) are all better for acid reflux.
Answered on Jan 3, 2016

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