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Acid Reflux Bloating Nausea Belching Tightness In Throat
Bloating, burping, breathlessness, burning throat from acid reflux, hyperventilating mostly before sleeping (laying) for 2 weeks. What to do?
Most immediately: Take a liquid antacid which will neutralize both the acid in your stomach, your esophagus, and your mouth. Then make an appt with your doc to try to find out why this is happening to you. There are numerous reasons but they cannot be addressed within a 400 space limit. ...Read more
Technically called GERD, acid reflux is the presence of acidic stomach contents in the esophagus. The acid irritates the esophagus causing heartburn symptoms. The regurgitation or reflux can vary greatly as can the symptoms. Blocking stomach acid with medications can alleviate the burning but medication cannot stop the reflux. Complicated GERD requires surgical treatment ...Read more
Having nausea&bloating on/off for months. No other symptoms. Diet is good. Others docs say acid reflux & told me take probiotic. Sometimes doesn't help?
Find symptoms' cause: Nausea may be gi-related (food poisoning, peptic disease, gastroparesis, due to biliary & pancreatic disease, gas/bloat syndrome, small bowel problems). Consider "central" causes: motion sickness, vertigo, migraine headache, brain problems (some very serious). Also, rule out infection (? Urinary tract), medication side effects, pregnancy, &even reaction to stress. Find & treat the cause. ...Read more
PLEASE HELP! Dull pain in the stomach, nauseous, acidity in the throat, bloating, burping a lot, Started yesterday! If acid reflux what can I do?
Possibilities: Possibilities include inflammation of the stomach lining (gastritis), GERD, gall bladder disease, simple indigestion, peptic ulcer. Follow a light, bland, low fat diet, take prilosec, take mylanta liquid 4 times a day, avoid alcohol, caffeine, and nicotine. See your physician if abdominal pain persists, or if vomiting, abdominal tenderness or black stools develop. ...Read more
I have gas, bloating, burping, indigestion and chest feels heavy from gas. Can acid reflux medications help me with those symptoms?
I'm having symptoms such as acid reflux, heartburn, burping, gas, bloating, but can't vomit, what that could be and can you suggesting some reliever?
GERD: Your symptoms are consistent with reflux of stomach acid into esophagus. This creates inflammation of the esophagus (the food tube).This is usually a chronic problem and requires medical attention. Long term inflammation increases risk of Esophageal Cancer and must be monitored by endoscopy. Relief with meds like Nexium can help control symptoms but if this lasts longer than 2 weeks, see your doc ...Read more
How to know that it is asthma? I have breathing difficulty usually at night? I sometimes have acid reflux, burping bloating, breathless.
Burping, bloating, and burning chest principally after drinking milk and eating milk products. Can lactose intolerance cause acid reflux?
I have acid reflux, I am on Nexium (esomeprazole). When I feel my acid flare up, feel a tightness in my throat I get a dry cough quite often. Is this typical?
If progressive...: Exposure of the vocal cords to stomach acid ; pepsin will result in inflammation of the vocal cords (as is also often seen with acid regurgitation). Acute laryngitis may result, but watch out for chronic hoarseness, throat clearing, airway spasms, bronchitis, an asthma-type presentation, and even a higher risk of throat cancer. Impedance pH testing with a symptom diary can best characterize this. ...Read more
I have acid reflux and post nasal drip and sometimes I get a tight throat sensation is the tight throat sensation caused by post nasal drip?
Vomit taste in throat. Nausea. No acid reflux just a past of it. Have been taking iron on off for years now starting again. No other probs. Not preg?
Sounds coincidental: Avoid foods ; behavior that delay stomach emptying ;/or relax the lower esophageal sphincter--spicy, greasy food, mints, alcohol, tobacco, chocolate, tomato-based products, caffeinated ; fizzy drinks, eating before bedtime. Lose weight. Elevate head of bed on blocks. Use otc acid blockers for relief (h2's: tagamet, zantac, (ranitidine) pepcid; ppi's: prilosec, prevacid, zegerid). See a GI doctor if persistent. ...Read more
What does gerd or acid reflux feel like? I have trouble speaking clearly and throat tightness and want to know if it is related.
Sounds like you've: Already been diagnosed with reflux. GERD (esophagitis) can develop if you've had untreated reflux for a while. Reflux sometimes causes a burning sensation in the stomach or lower esophagus and belching. Occasionally stomach contents can reflux up to the throat and you can taste or feel them. Reflux can cause hoarseness, cough and sore throat. Hard 4 me to say if these symptoms are related. ...Read more
Can excessive belching cause throat damage? Can't gargle, difficulty swallowing at times, choking, neck pain on both sides, acid reflux problems.
When I swallow the right side of my throat feel abnormal and like it's hung up or something I have been belching a lot. Can acid reflux cause this?
I feel like I have a lump in my throat like my muscles in my throat are tight right under my Adams apple idk what it could be I do have acid reflux?
Having acid reflux? Past 1-2 weeks. Burning acid rolls up chest to bottom of throat all day. Nausea after meals. Tums do not help. Should I go to dr?
Take antacids: Acid reflux is relatively easy condition to treat. But you need to know (read up) about the various medicines which are useful. Tums is too old fashioned as it works only for a very short time. More modern drugs like Zantac, Pepcid or Prilosec work much better and provide relief for 12 to 24 hours. They are available over the counter but in half strength...so take 2 pills at a time. ...Read more
I have chronic acid reflux, just got over fever/nausea, throat burns as I swallow food/water, sulphur burps, food feels stuck. Remedies/meds don't work?
Swollen tonsils, ear feeling like it needs to be drained, throat tightness. And acid reflux what is going on?
Please have your doctor refer you to an Ear, Nose, and Throat doctor.
Everything should be OK! ...Read more
Throat tight several days. Acid reflux mostly in the morning but some in day. No pain. Hard to swallow. White tongue. Lite sneeze. What? How to stop?
These signs are indicative of an infection to your throat, (may be a strip infection) in compilation with sinus and or tonsils infection,
you need to see a doctor for treatment asap before it gets much worse.. ...Read more
Hi. It's about 4:17 in the am in California. I was woken up by a tingling chest and throat. It's followed by nausea and some acid reflux. Should I be worried? I'm afraid to go back to sleep. Sweating
Relax, try to sleep:
This is likely all related to reflux, as it can cause the discomfort in your chest and throat. An effective home remedy is 1-2 tsp of apple cider vinegar in a glass of water. Mustard can help too! See http://www. Earthclinic. Com/cures/heartburn.html
Of course antacids can help if you have on hand. Try something to relieve symptoms and relax and go back to sleep. Sweet dreams. ...Read more
The area behind "swollen glands" in neck/throat feel tight. I have acid reflux & hiatal hernia on meds but this feeling persists. What's a cause?
Left arm squeeze pain, excessive belching, acid reflux, very tight back/neck muscles. Clean holter, chest x-rays, labs 2mth ago. Gerd + muscle strain?
Burning in back of throat - worse when I swallow. Also burping. Has been going on for 4 days. Is it normal to have acid reflux this long??
I started feeling like I couldn't burp. It felt like something was stuck in my mid esophagus and throat. Does this sound like acid reflux?
Acid reflux?: Feeling of something stuck in the throat and the area between mid esophagus and throat could be related to gastroesophageal reflux. Repeated exposure to acid from the stomach can lead to erosion of the lining of esophagus and eventual scarring leading to feeling of something stuck as well as the feeling of not being able to burp. Please consult your doctor. ...Read more
Feels like something is stuck in my throat, regurgitation when burping. Is this acid reflux or gerd?
Could be: Acid reflux in your throat can burn the tissue and cause inflammation that stays for a few days. This can give you a sensation that there is something in the back of your throat. You should see a physician for proper treatment because continued irritation of this area can cause further problems. ...Read more
I'm 27 suffering frm GERD my throat got choked with gas due to acid reflux its feel relax when burping release gas frm throat wht can I do..
People suffering from GERD should: eat 4-5 small meals instead of 2-3 large meals; limit liquids with meals; avoid lying down after eating; avoid alcohol and tobacco; cut out foods that increase your symptoms; if symptoms occur after bedtime use a wedge to elevate upper body and don't eat or drink for 3 hours prior to sleep.
Prilosec (OTC) will help. For more info SEE: https:/bit. Ly/ZquHBK ...Read more
Have glubus sensation in throat for 1 month now, ENT didn't see anything, is this do to stress? I also have feeling if burping alot, acid reflux?
Globus sensation: Globus sensation, or the feeling of something at the back of your throat when trying to swallow, can be a sign of acid reflux which is out of control. I would speak to your doctor about a trial of medications to control your reflux, to see if that helps. Adopting anti-reflux measures, such as avoiding caffeine and alcohol, tilting your bed, and following a good diet are also important. Good luck. ...Read more
Can excessive burping cause my throat to damage over time? Have a hard time gargling, can't swallow, choke on air daily. Neck pain, and acid reflux.
Symptoms began nJan. Allergy type thick mucus yellw/green. Feels stuck n throat. Acid reflux acts up I drink h2o and burp yellw grn acidic foam mucus?
GERD may progress: GERD="gastroesophageal reflux disease." Stuff from stomach (whether acid or not) regurgitates back into esophagus--due to inappropriate relaxation of lower esophageal sphincter, impaired esophageal function (peristalsis), inadequate saliva, gastric outlet narrowing, gastroparesis, small bowel pathology, etc. Your throat may be affected, as described (=laryngo-esophageal reflux). Time for check-up. ...Read more
Acid reflux is defined as the presence of acidic gastric contents in the esophagus causing irritation. It's cause is blamed on the a lax gastroesophageal shpincter that permits usch regurgitation. Vesicoureteral reflux is regurgitation (backing up) of urine in the bladder into the ureter ...Read more