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Acid Reflux Empty Stomach
It can be: yes it can because you have acid in your stomach all the time actually food will dilute some of the acid but food will stimulate the stomach to produce more acid the bottom line is yes it can happen you can use anti acid make sure you stay on medicine all the time not only when you are having heartburn or diluted with red vinegar if not better you better see a doctor for endoscopy to make sure yo ...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
I'm prone to getting acid reflux (felt in lower neck). Among other times I seem to get it often on an empty stomach. Is there any connection there?
Acid suppression : Esophageal reflux is treated with Life Style modification .weight loss if obese,change in diet like avoid large fatty meals and foods that cause reflux like onions,chocolate,mint, coffee Alcohol,smoking etc.Eat at least 3 hours before going to bed .Do not over eat. If not successful you can try over the counter H2 Blockers like Ranitidine and in severe casesProtonPump inhibiters like Omeprazole ...Read more
Is it possible to get acid reflux from taking Zyrtec on a empty stomach? When I take it with food it's been okay.
Not reflux,: but could be an indication of irritation/inflammation of the lining of the esophagus or stomach. Chasing the dose with a glass of water and with food in the stomach would minimize this. If the discomfort is frequent, be sure to discuss with your doctor and check labels for any otc medications that can worsen the problem. ...Read more
Hello, i suffer from bad stomach pains and acid reflux, i am also a fairly anxious person, i have been prescribed omeprazole which seems to be working for the reflux, but i always seem to have a stomach ache on a empty stomach or in the mornings. lots of
I seem to get acid reflux (felt in lower neck) often on empty stomachs. Is there any science to support this possible causal connection?
Upper endoscopy. Les healthy all normal. Constant acid reflux though, why? No meds help or diet change. Anything causes it. Even empty stomach.
Must rule out ZES: Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome causes high levels of gastric acid and bad reflux.Blood test ( Gastrin level ) is helpful. You may just have treatment resistant reflux. Possible causes are many. Strict regimen: remain upright for 3 hours after every meal,Nexium 1st thing in AM and eat 30 min later. Increase to twice daily Nexium guided by symptoms,endoscopy surveillance ,elevate head of bed 30 degrees. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a loose gastric sphincter. It causes acid reflux felt in my lower neck. Is an empty stomach going to heighten this acidy sensation in neck?
Reflux; stomach full: 41 M "I have loose gastric sphincter does empty stomach heighten acidity sensation in neck. Yes. but empty stomach less likely to reflux as does less pressure from fat stomach. Raising head of bed 6 inches may help as well as you will have less of a problem at night. Losing weight may help as well. Work with your team on this. ...Read more
Im having a feeling LIKE swelling below my jaw through my nasal. for 1month already. could it be acid reflux? when my stomach is empty it feels hot
Why on an empty stomach do I have gas and.Bloated and stomach pain and feel like i can't breathe and feel like passing out but when i eat it goes away I have a hiatal hernia and acid reflux. Help.
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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