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A 38-year-old female asked:

I have a very bad gerd cough, it feels like i'm choking. throat is very sore and hoarse all the time. i take gaviscon daily.

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Dr. Philip Miller
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GI consultation and : testing for H. pyhlori bacteria. Gaviscon alone will not cut it. You will need daily PPI therapy ( proton pump inhibitor ) such as Nexium, Prilosec , Zegerid or generic omperazole. until you can be seen, examined, tested, evaluated, disagnosed and treated.

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Last updated Nov 16, 2018

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