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A 35-year-old female asked:

Over a week, i get bad nausea and a lot of tummy acid at times. i eat bland foods and drink water. get a bad gagging too. take pepcid (famotidine) otc no relief?

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Dr. Girish Kalva
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Acid reflux: first avoid any kind of fluids with food.drink as much as you want 1 hr before or 90 min after each meal.R u overweight,have any stress? do u smoke or vape? avoid any chocolate,mint and tomato filled products including pasta.try eating small meals 5-6 times a day.eat light and lose weight if ur BMI is above 25.Check Google how to calculate ur BMI.If u drink too much alcohol,u may have pancreatitis

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Last updated Apr 3, 2016

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