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Can You Take Out Dated Tums For Heart Burn
Yes: Taking Tums is safe for a pregnant woman at 23 weeks. It may be taken occasionally when you feel heartburn. If you stay within the recommended the Recommended Daily Intake of calcium for pregnant women, you will be in good shape - that comes to no more than 12 and a half tablets of Tums (calcium carbonate) a day, assuming your tablets are 500 mg each. (Confirm your strength.) ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you take tums (calcium carbonate) w/ prilosec. I just started the prilosec and need something to help w/ the heart burn until the prilosec kicks in.
Can you take tums (calcium carbonate) and famotidine together. I'm trying to ween myself off of prilosec. Any info would be helpful. Thanks!!
Sure: Yes u may. But why would do it and wean off one drug, to take two for the same effect? ...Read more
If your heart rate is 120 per minute can you have problems seeing I pass out dr told me to take another beta blocker to slow heart rate down feel good?
Tachycardia: It is a bit complicated to give a simple answer without the details of the your history and treatments, It is better for you to consult with cardiologist to evaluate the reason for the increased heart rate. Beta blocker will reduce the heart rate but why you have that problem need to be identified. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have upcoming PH Monitoring test & cant take PPI for few days but only Antacid like Tums. How many TUMS per day I can take maximum safely?
I have irregular heartbeats, i read Azithromycin can affect heart. Taken it before and no probs. Need to take 1g for std, will my heart be ok?
My husband takes prescription for heart burn and tums (calcium carbonate). Nothing works. Not even a diet. What can he do?
I eat Zantac (ranitidine) 75 tablets to get rid of acid reflux and now I having problems regarding to breathe or my heart beats too fast or I cannot sleep well?
Can h2 blockers heal your esophagus I take 20mg 2x a day. So well that help heal me and stop the chest pains.
Can you take clonazepam as needed I hear you will get bad symptoms like fast heartbeat if not taken on daily basis or is vistaril (hydroxyzine) better for anxiety ?
Apples To Oranges: Clonazepam is a member of the benzodiazepine family, has some anticonvulsant properties. Clonazepam is indicated for the treatment of panic disorder and paroxysmal pain. A standing dose of a long acting medication, like clonazepam, is sometimes the best option, not PRN. Vistaril (hydroxyzine) is used as a sedative to treat anxiety. Apples to oranges ...Read more
Once I have acid reflux I need to take nexium (esomeprazole) for.how many days or until the symptom goes off?
1-4 days to benefit: PPI's differ as to duration of action, side effects, tolerance, cost/insurance coverage. All PPI's are equally efficacious, so what options exist after you complete your course of esomeprazole depends on your therapeutic response (e.g. symptom resolution, persistence, recurrence?) as well as the cause of your gastritis (e.g. if H.pylori was found, has it been treated to eradication?) ...Read more
I'm having serious indigestion and need to take prosilac but i also need to take xanax (alprazolam). My doc app is next week. Can i space them so they don't react.
Probiotics: Think about using a probiotic either with or in place of the prilosec. A lot of present day indigestion occurs because we have stripped natural enzymes from our diet or reduced them with processed food, poor fertilization and overuse of antibiotics. Also consider other natural solutions for anxiety if you want to give them a try including meditation and other non addictive naturals for gaba. ...Read more
I have acid reflux. If necessary and I'm having a bad episode is it OK to take 3 maximum strength zantacs (ranitidine) within 24 hrs?
No: Take the recommended dose. But you can use mylanta, maalox or Tums in between. (Don't take an antacid within 30 minutes before or within 1 hour after the Zantac, (ranitidine) because it affects absorption.) Avoid spicy, greasy, acidy foods while you are worse. If no better with this in 1-2 days call your doc. If increasing pain, vomiting, fever, etc., it could be something more serious:go to the ER or call MD ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm 9 weeks preganant and would like to know if i can take an anti acid of maalox for the nausau? If i can't what can I take to help
How long does it take for verapamil to work to slow your heart down took 3rd tablet and heart still 150bpm?
Need to see other : 150 rate for 3 days is too long go to an er and get treatment. ...Read more
I have really bad heartburn. I ran out of usual med prilosec. Is there a home remedy that will relieve heartburn. Tums (calcium carbonate) or rolaids didn't help at all.
Maalox: If your heartburn is relieved by Prilosec go to the store and get it. Then follow up with your doctor to find out the cause of such bothersome symptoms. If you have a great deal of anxiety or stress in your life you may need something for that as well as learning meditation and coping skills. ...Read more
It costs too much to go to a doctor but i think i have acid reflux. I get heartburn alotCan i take Nexium (esomeprazole) for more than the 14 day course of treatment?
Need more info: Are you overweight? If you are you had better lose weight. Taking nexium (esomeprazole) will provide temporary relief. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
For acid reflux can you overdose by taking Nexium (esomeprazole) 40mg 4 or 5 times a day I have heart burn and only get temporary relief by taking Tums and Nexium (esomeprazole)
Is it safe for me to take 2 ranitidine pills about 6 hours apart? The first pill didn't seen to do to much for my extreme heartburn
Follow instructions: When taking prescription medication it is important to follow the instructions instructions exactly as written. Heartburn medications can be tricky. Tums, rolaids, maalox are good at neutralizing acid at the time that symptoms are present. Ranitidine, nexium, (esomeprazole) omeprazole, Pepcid are good at preventing stomach acid. These should be taken daily to prevent the symptoms from coming up. ...Read more
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