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A 40-year-old female asked:

Hi im having bad acid reflux, heartburn and throat irritation hurts to swallow acid taste doctor gave me carafate wondering if i can take ativan its been 5 hours since i took carafate im feeling anxious anxiety is kicking in with all of this?

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Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 9 years experience
There is no easy answer to this via this forum. You may want to speak to a doctor via telemedicine, but best speak to your primary care doctor. I see this as a long-term issue that would take a few visits to settle

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