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A 45-year-old female asked:

How can one manage gerd. burping is lots and laying down makes it more worse.

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Dr. Sudeshan Govender
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GERD in pregnancy : Suggest lifestyle changes - eat smaller meals more regularly. - avoid spicy foods,coffee, chocolate and tobacco. - after eating , stay upright for 2hrs. - raise head of bed. Meds include - antacids eg Gaviscon. - cimetidine. - PPI’s have been found to be safe in recent trials.
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Lifestyle changes: See a registered dietician - several things to do including what foods to eat, more small meals a day, stress reduction in your day to day life, etc...

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Last updated Mar 11, 2018

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