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Pain in my chest, left arm, collarbone, jaw, elbow, wrist, and ribs, and burping constantly. been to er 3 times in 4 monthes, ekg, blood test, chest xray all clear each time. i'm 25, female, mother of two. one doctor diagnosed gerd, but omeprazole is not

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Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Stay the course: Continue to go to your doctor and give your medication some time to work. Call your doctor and tell him or her that your omeprazole is not working. Ask for a referral to a Gastroenterologist and to a Cardiologist. Try to stay calm, sometimes a complex problem may require more than one visit before the physicians work through a differential diagnosis, order tests, and optimize your medication.

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