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Lpr Reflux Treatment
What are the best treatment options for silent reflux (Laryngopharyngeal Reflux) other than acid reducing drugs or surgery?
Reflux is also known as Gastroesophageal reflux disease. Acid reflux is defined as the presence of acidic gastric contents in the esophagus causing irritation. It's cause is blamed on the a lax gastroesophageal shpincter that permits usch regurgitation. Vesicoureteral reflux is regurgitation (backing up) of urine in the bladder into the ureter ...Read more
After 8 months of wrong diagnosises I am confirmed to have laryngopharyngeal reflux? What do I do to cure this?
LAryngopharyngeal reflux takes months to recover from. Will it not return back once PPI are stopped as there is no cure for acid reflux?
Possible: If it comes from what you eat then adjustments in your diet. If overweight ; weigth loss will help but if the lower valve (between stomach & esophagus is damage or leaking then will persist. Then PPI vs fundoplication (reflux surgery) shoould be discussed. Although if mild reflux medical therapy is better ...Read more
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I'm being treated for GERD but still having cricopharyngeal spasm that's raising my anxiety/reflux. Is treatment for LPR different? Would i benefit?
LPR management: Lpr (laryngopharyngeal reflux) is a variant of gerd that causes regurgitation high up the esophagus into the posterior pharynx (back of throat) which can irritate the vocal cords upper airway causing throat clearing symptoms. Treatment is aggressive acid suppressive therapy with ppi, diet and lifestyle. Often high dose ppi or ppi + histamine blocker combo therapy is recommended. Good luck. ...Read more
Lpr reflux patients how common is reflux induced asthma I have lpr read on forums that swollen airways causes breathlessness wts treatment non acidic ?
Reflux control: Antacids are part of the treatment, but mainly ither measures need to be done as well: weight control, avoiding overfeeding, excess carbonated beverages, caffeine, fatty foods, avoid eating and sleeping right after, sit uprightor walk after meals, same measures as controlling GERD or heartburn, of course take asthma meds too as prescribed, take care ...Read more
Silent reflux: It is not unusual for infant to have reflux and it usually gets better as the baby gets older. You can elevate the head of the baby's bed which will help with gastric emptying. Burping the baby frequently and not over feeding is also important. Your pediatrician may also prescribe medication known as h2 blockers that will decrease the amount of acid in the stomach. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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