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How Do Antacids Work
No: It will not affect your fasting lab results. All the best. ...Read more
What causes my stomach to gurgle and gas when I lay down. Taking pantaloc doesn't seem to work. I take some antacid at night.
What can I do?
Probiotics: Try taking a probiotic supplement and looking at your diet. There are many foods that cause excessive gas - beans, broccoli, cauliflower, brussel sprouts, chewing gum, milk products. See this website: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/gas-and-gas-pains/in-depth/gas-and-gas-pains/art-20044739 ...Read more
I become nauseous & sick at your stomach every time I eat? No matter what or how much. Antacids don't work have no gallbladder or appendix. Why?
Nausea: You should see a gastroenterologistGet a more detailed answer ›
Diagnosed with gastritis. Can't take ppis or h2blockers due to side effects. Will Tums (calcium carbonate) or another antacid work as well? Thank you.
pain in my chest where my stomach and rib cage are. feels like something is stuck in my stomach i took antacids but doesnt work burping all day long?
I've taken every antacid med ppis,h2s,tums,maalox,aciphex (rabeprazole) on now. Nothing has helped my reflux; Except one day I figured out that Benadryl works. Why?
Histamine receptors: Are of different types, H1, blocked by antihistamines and are responsible for allergic reactions, H2 are responsible for gastric acid secretions, also H3 receptors found in the CNS, . Whether benadryl (diphenhydramine) worked and blocked the histamine receptors in your stomach, or you may be having another problem , that's yet to be found. Good that you had a remedy for now, tell your gastroenterologist about it ...Read more
I've been waking up early for work and I can't get passed my stomach ache that lessens throughout the day but if I take antacid tablets it gets worse.
See: a doctor and get examinedGet a more detailed answer ›
I feel like I have a burning lump of fire stuck in my chest and throat. No antacid medication works! The burning gets worse and then my shoulder hurts?
Chest Fire: You need to consult with the doctors in the Emergency room and get this sorted out but you need to be seen. Good luck. ...Read more
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