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Hi I have acid reflux, gastritis, strawlike hair which is thinning, acne, missed period, dry skin, irregular bowel movements. What could this be?

Hi I have acid reflux, gastritis, strawlike hair which is thinning, acne, missed period, dry skin, irregular bowel movements. What could this be?

Go see ur family doc: While we usually try to narrow things down to one diagnosis to explain all symptoms, you might have two or more going on, which is why it's important to tell your family doc what's going on & get complete evaluation. Your acid reflux & gastritis are variations on a theme. However, strawlike thinning hair, missed period, dry skin & irregular bowel mvmts might be thyroid disease eg hypothyroidism. ...Read more

Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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Can acid reflux cause dry mouth? Not a mouth breather, and use a humidified cpap, with chin strap. Im not taking any new meds.

Can acid reflux cause dry mouth? Not a mouth breather, and use a humidified cpap, with chin strap. Im not taking any new meds.

CPAP: CPAP machine frequently cause dry mouths. Talk with your CPAP vendor about this and they may be able to find a different mask for you. Acid reflusx is common in sleep apnea patients. Talk toyour doctor about the best teatment for this. Weight loss will help both your acid reflux and your sleep apnea. ...Read more

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Can acid reflux cuz dry mouth at night? I get to point where i can't swallow which is scary n have to drink heaps n causes anxiety attacks

Can acid reflux cuz dry mouth at night? I get to point where i can't swallow which is scary n have to drink heaps n causes anxiety attacks

Could be: And then again could be due to some others medications being taken or some other underlying condition. If no other meds consider a visit to your physician and then your dentist. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Dry mouth, bloating, anxiety worse, acid reflux, and irritable. Can these be caused by pms?

Dry mouth, bloating, anxiety worse, acid reflux, and irritable. Can these be caused by pms?

PMS: I understand your concern. PMS can cause anxiety, irritability and bloating. Anxiety can cause acid reflux. The symptoms usually go away after you start menstruation At age 24, stresses of relationship, marriage, separation, parenting, work and finances can cause irritability, anxiety and acid reflux See Gynecologist for diagnosis Use Breathing Relaxation, Visual Imagery, Tai Chi, Yoga, Meditation ...Read more

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Hi I keep waking up with a dry mouth and headache and body aches but my roommate says I'm not snoring. I have acid reflux but antacids don't work! ?

Hi I keep waking up with a dry mouth and headache and body aches but my roommate says I'm not snoring. I have acid reflux but antacids don't work! ?

Talk to sleep doctor: Those symptoms may indicate some type of sleep disordered breathing such as apnea or upper airway resistance syndrome. A consult with a sleep physician would be a good place to start. ...Read more

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Can acid reflux cause sores in the mouth?

Can acid reflux cause sores in the mouth?

Yes: Reflux that comes up as far as the mouth can cause ulcers. This would occur most commonly at night while lying flat which makes it easier for the acid to travel up the esophagus. ...Read more

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I keep having this clear liquid come into my mouth, is this acid reflux?

I keep having this clear liquid come into my mouth,  is this acid reflux?

Possible: It could be acid / alkali reflux from stomach. Some times post nasal drip and some form of esophageal narrowing / diverticula may also produce similar symptoms. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if I have acid reflux and i puked a little in my mouth three times today?

What do you suggest if I have acid reflux and i puked a little in my mouth three times today?

Lifestyle Changes: Limit your intake of acid-stimulating foods and beverages, keep a reasonable weight, don't smoke, don't drink alcohol and manage the stress. Ask your PCP for help if needed. ...Read more

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What to do if I have acid reflux and i puked a little in my mouth three times today?

See 2 doctors: Acid reflux can be serious problem. See physician for evaluation, medications, diet. See your dentist to see if the acid has done any damage to your teeth. Make sure to clear acidic material from your mouth after each episode. ...Read more

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Dr. James Lin
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Acid Reflux (Definition)

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


Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
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Reflux (Definition)

Reflux is also known as Gastroesophageal reflux disease. 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