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Is my child too young to get gerd?

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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: GERD

No. Gerd can come on at any age.

In brief: GERD

No. Gerd can come on at any age.
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Dr. Albert Pizzo
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Reflux is common

Reflux occurs when you bring something up from the stomach into the mouth.
It is universal.Any baby who burps or spits has natural reflux & some have it bad enough to loose weight & experience heartburn symptoms. Symptomatic reflux is gerd & i see many that peak in their symptoms around 4-5 mo. After they sit or stand most of the day it tends to improve.Meds help some.

In brief: Reflux is common

Reflux occurs when you bring something up from the stomach into the mouth.
It is universal.Any baby who burps or spits has natural reflux & some have it bad enough to loose weight & experience heartburn symptoms. Symptomatic reflux is gerd & i see many that peak in their symptoms around 4-5 mo. After they sit or stand most of the day it tends to improve.Meds help some.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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