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A 35-year-old female asked:

Extreme acid reflux to the point where it feels like im vomiting. happens all day from morning. initially experienced it after eating oats for breakfast but its persisting even if i dont eat oats. what can i take? it also causes burping

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 63 years experience
GERD: For reflux avoid spicy and oily foods, caffeine,alcohol,nicotine,aspirin and anti-inflammatory medications like ibuprofen or naproxen. Take a medication like famotidine or omeprazole according to instructions for a week or so. You could add an antacid like maalox or gelusil 1/2 hour after meals and bedtime, If symptoms persist, see your physician or a gastroenterologist for evaluation and treatmen
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