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How To Relieve Gerd Symptoms
How about a lot less: Alcohol (etoh) empties rapidly from the stomach. Alcohol dehydrogenase in the stomach lining contributes to etoh metabolism. Etoh can not be stored by the body & obligatory oxidation takes place predominantly in the liver. 1 gram etoh gives 7 empty calories that provide only energy with no nutritional value. Poor diet (protein-calorie, choline, folate deficiency) contributes to liver toxicity. ...Read more
Yes: As gerd is gastro esophageal reflux, or excessive acids that are being produced in your stomach and refluxing, or coming up into your esophagus causing pain discomfort and burning. Lots more could be said but the short answer is see your gastroenterologist and get a proper diagnosis, find out the causes and then they can probably take care of it. Good luck. ...Read more
I take Nexium at night for gerd; can I take something to relieve symptoms now, like Zantac or tums? I'm having reflux right now,
Yes: Yes, for quick relief either of those are effective. ...Read more
I have a pretty severe burn from my gerd in my throat and ostacious tube. What can I do to relieve the symptoms of the burn?
GERD: if you do not have an established diagnosis of Gerd, then I would recommend that you take chewable antacids, such as Tums, whenever you have the burning. If you have the burning more than three times a week, See your doctor. Antireflux measures, such as tilting your bed, avoiding foods which cause Gerd, and avoiding caffeine, alcohol, and smoking are also important. Good luck. ...Read more
Have occasional GERD symptoms- nausea, need to burp to get relief. How do I tell if i have too little OR to much stomach acid?
Why does my GERD attacks during night?Mostly 7pm onwards?Feeling gas trapped in ny throat, weakness, shortness of breath.Burping will relieved symptoms
Night GERD attacks: You have greater symptoms of gerd at night as you as lying in pain, normally in a supine position. If you are consistently taking drugs similar to Prilosec (p), you should be symptom free with daily dosing. You may have severe gerd and my need to take twice a day. Speak to your physician about your problem. ...Read more
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