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Gerd Burning Throat
Have gerd, costochondritis symptoms are burning throat like something is stuck and chest discomfort, med not working great Nexium (esomeprazole) and Pepcid any sugg?
?endoscopy: Gerd can burning in throat and chest discomfort as well as causing food to get caught in esophagus. Costochondritis is inflammation of junction of ribs with cartilage in front of chest along the side of sternum. Usually tenderness to touch and pain with movement but not burning in throat. You need to see G-I doctor since meds not working. You may need someone to look down the esophagus. ...Read more
I feel like sometimes acid comes till my throat and I have burning sensation. Do i suffer from gerd?
I have been having pain between shoulder blades mainly on right side and the last two days have felt burning in the back of my throat. Gerds? Cancer?
Never really get gerd.Have reflux symptoms for 4days(throat burning&burping)meds haven't worked. It making me nervous because I never had it this long?
GERD: Hello and Welcome to HealthTap, you may be having more progressive disease now or gastritis, I need more information, if you are interested we can talk about it, for now I would suggest avoiding spicy , sweet and hit good, don't lay down within 2 hrs after having a meal. I hope it helps! Thanks :) ...Read more
Pain between shoulder blades mostly right side, burning in throat for days, bad taste in mouth, feeling of something in throat. Gerds?
Probably: If you have pain radiation to the scapula and bitter taste in the mouth called water brash and burning in the throat it is very possible you may have reflux. Try adjusting your diet and changing your lifestyle which in most cases will affect and reduce reflux, additionally you should see your primary, antacids and /or medications such as prilosec can be trailed for symptom control initially. ...Read more
I am 2 1/2 years post grny and have woken up with extreme GERD symptoms a handful of times: mouthful of bile, burning from stomach to throat? Normal?
Call your surgeon: Assuming grny is a gastric bypass, it would be unusual to have bile in your mouth due to the type of intestinal reconstruction. Heartburn and ulcers are more common, and all of the above could turn in to something more serious, so you should follow up with your surgeon. ...Read more
Have GERD Is ranitidine better than Nexium (esomeprazole) and Pepcid to help take away burning stuck feeling in throat.
There is no one best: medication for GERD. the best med will be the one that you & your doc find helps you the best, with the fewest side effects. ranitidine is an H2 blocker, as is pepcid; while nexium (esomeprazole) is a "PPI" or proton pump inhibitor. it seems unlikely, that if a PPI + an H2 blocker is not fully effective now, that an H2 blocker alone (ranitidine) would be effective. review ur sxs w/ ur MD to find the best tx 4 u! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Just found out I have GERD but now my throat is very sore burning feels swollen very tight and it's redish whitish, is it the GERD to?
Can anxiety/stress cause GERD or reflux-like symptoms such as feeling of gas or burning sensations in the throat?
Reflux: Yes, anxiety and stress have been shown to worsen reflux. There are certain foods that can make reflux worse, too, like spicy foods and greasy foods. If you have reflux that causes heartburn, it is also possible that your reflux might get all the way up to the level of your throat and your voice box. When it get this high in your throat, we call it laryngopharyngeal reflux. Should see your dr. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sometimes i feel like a really bad burning sensation from my chest upto my throat? Is this heart burn? Someone told me 'gerd' what's that?
Yes is GERD: Most probably the symptoms worse at night while lying down and you may wake up coughing. Need to identify food that worse symptoms. Common ones: coffee, sodas, acid fruits and juices, smoking, tomatoes, spice foods etc. Go to reflux.Org; avoid large meal specially before going to bed. Loose weigh if overweight; do not drink; avoid tight cloths. If continue with symptoms see your doctor. ...Read more
Gerd not responding to Prilosec or protonix (pantoprazole).....Burning in chest, back throat. Could this be something else?Will i ever be able to get off a ppi?
Can Xanax (alprazolam) XR or Lexapro cause gerd? Was treated for sob & throat tightness w/ppis before due to gerd. Started new meds & symptoms are back + burning.
Medication effects: I understand your distress. Side effect of Lexapro may be GERD and Anxiety which can cause GERD Side effect of Xanax (alprazolam) XR can be abdominal distress See Gastroenterologist for Diagnosis of reoccurrence of symptoms, new meds; and Treatment. Discuss with Psychiatrist: •Diagnosis •Benefits and side effects of Lexapro and Xanax (alprazolam) XR •Decreasing the dose •Therapy for stresses to develop coping skills ...Read more
Burning in my stomach and chest and even up to my ear and the back of my throat I have GERD but it feels worse than that is that normal with gerd?
Don't know if it's post nasal drip that thin mucus or gerd not had burning for months in chest or throat doc has me on protonix (pantoprazole) 40mg for 2 weeks. ?
Bad gerd, i wake up choking on my stomach acid &, burning my throat, the acid gets in my lungs. What can I do when this happens? I take Pepcid (famotidine) at bed
Take precautions: Prevent , regurgitation . Your supper eat light , do not go to bed immediately after eating give 3 to 4 hr gap . When you sleep do not lie flat , use 2 pillows , do not drink or smoke before bed time, take your medications in few is intractable may need anti-reflux procedure . Speak to your doctor. ...Read more
GERD or acid reflux? I have been waking up with burning in throat and sour taste in mouth for days. All heart tests are ok.
Acid Reflux: Your symptoms are typical for acid reflux. When lying horizontal, the reflux worsens. Try to not eat anything within 2 hours of retiring. Sometimes elevating the head of the bed by propping up the front legs with blocks can help. Anti acids like Mylanta can provide some relief as can over the counter medications like Nexium (esomeprazole) and Prilosec. If the symptoms persist, see your doctor. ...Read more
Can GERD increase heart rate shortly after eating? I've had clear ecgs/echos despite palpitations and throat-burning. Omeprazole has little/no effect.
See your doctor: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more
Constant chest burning mid chest somewhere between breastbone and neck. All cardiac workups good. Doesn't feel like heartburn. Is GERD possible?
Yes: Burning chest pain with neg heart studies and no cardiovascular risk factor is gerd until proven otherwise. Change your diet and avoid food that trigger the chest pain like coffee, sodas, fatty fry food, spicy/hot food, acid fruits, broccoli, garlic, onions etc. Loose weight if overweight, avoid tight clothes, don't eat 2h before going to bed, eat 6 smaller meals a day, exercise. ...Read more