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July 2016-nissen performed for bile reflux. still suffer nighttime reflux. is i try zantac at night is it even effective, or is a ppi better?

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Dr. Emran Rouf
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Nighttime Zantac : Nighttime Zantac is often an add-on therapy for heartburn and not a single primary therapy for heartburn. If you are already on a PPI, nighttime Zantac may be a reasonable option.
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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May need revision: You might try Reglan to promote gastric emptying or a new drug Domperidone

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