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I've been instructed to skip caffeine (coffee) due to acid reflux. Is it the acidity or actually the caffeine? Could black tea be a substitute?

DGL is used to. help with acid reflux and is safe. If you take licorice that is not DGL, over time it can raise your blood pressure. Please consult w/your doc. Peace and good health. Acid is the issue. Please do what your doc says but tea may be a good substitute. Read more...

What is the diagnosis for bulimia? What if a person is using acid reflux or GERD as an excuse or form of purging?

Bulimia. Bulimia is •Eating large amount of food in short time •Self-evaluation being defined by body shape and weight. •Lack of control over recurrent inappropriate behaviors to prevent weight gain- o Self-induced vomiting o Misuse of Laxatives, Diuretics and Enemas Using GERD can be as an excuse or form of purging. See Psychiatrist for Therapy, coping skills, and self-esteem, and Emotional Health. Read more...

Can acid reflux or GERD cause white coating on tongue?

Many causes. yes acid reflux can cause a white tongue but it as also accompanied by other symptoms like heartburn. white tongue can be cause also by medications, mouth bacteria or yeast and bad oral hygiene. Read more...