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What is bid antacid trial to be taken for one month?

What is bid antacid trial to be taken for one month?

Reflux treatment : Means you like have acid reflux and your doctor wants you to take antacids twice daily for one month to see if this helps. This usually refers to proton pump inhibitors (e.g. Omperazole, lansoprazole), but could also refer to h2 receptor blockers (w.G.Peptic, zantac). Both can be obtained otc or by rx. ...Read more

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Is eno safe for BP patients?

Is eno safe for BP patients?

NO: Each dose contains 850 mg of sodium and will surely raise your BP - there are many other safer products. ...Read more

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Is eno contraindicated in pregnancy?

Is eno contraindicated in pregnancy?

Eno: Eno – manufacturer recommends that you consult with your physician if pregnant or breast-feeding. The basic ingredient is fda pregnancy category c. ...Read more

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Is domperidone an antacid?

Is domperidone an antacid?

NO: It increases peristalsis of the stomach (aids emptying) and intestine. Here is a good review article: inhttp://www.mayoclinic.org/drugs-supplements/domperidone-oral-route/description/drg-20063481 Not to be confused with Dom Perignone ...Read more

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Can pregnant women drink eno?

Can pregnant women drink eno?

No: We don't know how much alcohol is safe to consume in pregnancy, so the best advice is to avoid it entirely. ...Read more

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How is milk considered an antacid?

How is milk considered an antacid?

Alkaline: Milk has an alkaline ph. Therefore, by definition, it is the antithesis of acid - an antacid. This helps neutralize some acid. ...Read more

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Could you take antacid for a growling stomache?

Could you take antacid for a growling stomache?

Yes.: You can try it. If the antacids help temporarily, then your problem is related to stomach acid. Good luck. ...Read more

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What happens to pregnant women when drinking eno?

What happens to pregnant women when drinking eno?

Check other options.: Eno – manufacturer recommends that you consult with your physician if pregnant or breast-feeding. The basic ingredient is fda pregnancy category c. ...Read more

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Is it okay for a pregnant woman to drink eno?

Is it okay for a pregnant woman to drink eno?

Check other options.: Eno – manufacturer recommends that you consult with your physician if pregnant or breast-feeding. The basic ingredient is fda pregnancy category c. ...Read more

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Is eno(fruit salt) good for diabetic patients?

Is eno(fruit salt) good for diabetic patients?

No: It will not help you in any way. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. ...Read more

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Why do I burp after swallowing eno?

Why do I burp after swallowing eno?

ENO: Eno is a fruit salt antacid used to decrease bloating. Eno releases trapped gas which can then be discharged by belching. ...Read more

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Why do we burp after swallowing eno?

Why do we burp after swallowing eno?

ENO: Eno is a fruit salt antacid used to decrease bloating. Eno releases trapped gas which can then be discharged by belching. ...Read more

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What are the best antacid medications?

Depends on…: Frequency & severity of symptoms: mild, occasional heartburn can be relieved by otc antacids (tums/rolaids/mylanta/gaviscon). More frequent/severe may require otc h2 acid blocker (zantac/axid/tagamet/pepcid). Severe/frequent symptoms: try otc/rx ppi (prilosec/prevacid/protonix). Dietary changes help, too: no caffeine/soda, fried/fatty foods, spicy foods, onions, acidic foods (tomatoes, lemon, lime. ...Read more

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What ingredients should I look for in a good antacid?

What ingredients should I look for in a good antacid?

Antacids : The most common ingredients in good antacids are calcium carbonate, aluminum hydroxide and my Magnesium hydroxide. There are many others that work well also, however. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is Nexium (esomeprazole) an antacid?

Is Nexium (esomeprazole) an antacid?

No: Nexium (esomeprazole) is a proton pump inhibitor. H2 Blockers (Zantac, Tagament) also reduce the amount of acid in your stomach and considered antacids. ...Read more

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Is reglan (metoclopramide) an antacid?

No: Antacids are buffers that bind to acid in the stomach. They are available over the counter. Reglan (metoclopramide) is Metoclopramide which is a medication that is typically prescribed by a doctor and is used to promote stomach emptying in patients, typically diabetics. Nerve damage to the stomach may lead to gastroparesis in these patients which slows output from the stomach. ...Read more

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