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Taking multiple medications for heart burn. will this compound the problem or help it?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Heart burn: These medications aim at neutralizing or decreasing stomach acid production in general. They can help inflammation and ulcers heal if that is the cause of the symptom. You should consult a physician for diagnosis to be reasonably sure of what is being treated.

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Last updated Aug 21, 2013

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