Are there home remedies for acid reflux?

Yes. Avoid caffeine, nicotine, peppermint, chocolate, alcohol, tomatoes/tomato sauce, spicy foods, large meals, fatty meals, and salads. taking 1-2 tbsp of baking soda in water helps with acute symptoms but over time has a lot of sodium. There are many otc meds available too.
Many. There are many home remedies for reflux. Here is a website that has hundreds of reports from people who have tried various remedies telling what did and did not work for them (apple cider vinegar ; mustard have the most good reports): http://earthclinic.Com/cures/heartburn.Html also see http://chriskresser.Com/heartburn.

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Which is the quickest home remedy for acid reflux?

Avoid food triggers. Following home remedies have been re commended 1organic baking soda 2raw apple cider vinegar 3 organic aloe vera juice 4malox or myelenta if available but best is to avoid tha food triggers like chacolate, mint, tomatoes, oranges, caffeine, smoking and chewing tobaco, alcohol, large fatty meals.Fried foods, carbonated drinks, hot and spicy food and dairy like milk. Read more...

What is the best and fastest home remedy for acid reflux?

Baking soda. There are multiple over-the-counter products available to treat heartburn but if you are asking about things already in the house then 1-2 tbsp of baking soda in a glass of water would be the quickest, most effective remedy. Read more...
Eat well. Changing your diet to avoid trigger foods and sticking to a bland diet is a good start. Sometimes however meds may still be needed and getting checked out by a dr., good luck. Read more...

I need to know what's an effective home remedy for acid reflux?

Antacids. Antacids counter the burning acid from an overproduction by the stomach to deal with a fatty or heavy meal, alcohol, or medications. Chewable antacids are quick, but may need to be taken repeatedly until symptoms abate. Combinations with gaviscon protect the stomach by coating the surface, and can be taken in anticipation of problems from a notorious "trigger" meal or holiday tradition. Read more...

I recently developed acid reflux does anyone know a natural remedy at home or I can buy to help?

Bland diet & avoid. Acidic or acid causing foods. Don't smoke. Avoid caffeine, spicy foods & alcohol, fatty & fried foods. Small, frequent meals rather than gorging drink lots of water, dilutes acid. Try luke warm camomile or fennel tea. Aloe juice, not very pleasant, but natural & taken before meals. Teaspoon or 2 baking soda for rapid relief. Discuss with your dr, always worth considering meds. Good luck. Read more...

I have a rattle in my lungs from an acid reflux attack. Is there a home remedy or do I have to see my doctor for a breathing treatment?

GERD. If you truly have GERD, then you can try some conservative measures to see if the symptoms improve-try not to eat within 2-3 h of going to bed, elevate your bed or head approx 30 degrees, avoid spicey foods or those that cause you to have gas. Aspiration of gastric contents can injure the lung and airway and lead to infection/ cough/ bronchospasm and should be evaluated if symptoms don't improve. Read more...

Whats the best remedy for chronic acid reflux?

Reflux. Chronic acid reflux is best helped by keeping track of any foods that exacerbate the reflux and avoid them. Alcohol, chocolate and a variety of foods we take for granted that make reflux worse. Otc tagamet, Zantac (ranitidine) can help with symptoms. Evaluation by a gastroenterologist is helpful to rule out conditions such as barrett's esophagitis which need to be treated more agressively. Read more...

How can I get treatment for acid reflux?

Reflux. Reflux of stomach contents (acid) is usually due to incompetent valve or hiatal hernia. It is aggravated by position (lying down), spicy foods and obesity. Treatment includes mediating above factors. Then is meds like ppi which shut off acid. If meds fail, then surgery including fundoplication can help. Read more...

What is the best treatment for acid reflux in children?

Life style. First step for everyone is lifestyle changes, elevating the head of the bed, and if that fails, Pepcid (famotidine) is approved for children. Part of it depends on how old the child is. There are also pediatric gastroenterologist who can help! Read more...
Consider... Diet changes and weight loss. Obviously depends on age of child, however increasing epidemic of childhood obesity is a major contributor. Consider ranitidine with your pcps input after lifestyle changes have failed to resolve. Read more...

Treatment for acid reflux throat pain?

LPR. Laryngopharyngeal reflux, or lpr, is typically treated with proton pump inhibitors to reduce the acid in your stomach. I have people raise the head of your bed about 4-5 inches to get your throat above your stomach while you sleep. Feel better. Read more...