How long does acid reflux last?

Depends. On the causes. If you are being treated. Are you changing your diet. Behavior modification. Talk to your doctor about how you can help treat this. As well as educate you on the problem.
It depends. You can have a single episode of esophageal reflux or it can be a lifelong disease.

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How long does a single episode of acid reflux last?

It=disease=always. Until treated this will be a long term problem. U may help a single episode with a liguid antacid, but 4 the long term u need eval and med rx. A lot is available, so c ur GI specialist 4 eval, test, & rx. Read more...

On average, how long will acid reflux last with an infant?

Symptoms. Acid reflux is actually part of every day life for all of us.Infants often peak in their symptoms around 3-5 mo and become less so as the begin to sit/stand/walk. The fact that they are not laying down begins to decrease their reflux symptom intensity . Most come off acid reducers gradually but may revisit the issue occasionally in childhood or their teens. Diet & behavior have a lot of impact. Read more...

How long can a cough last with acid reflux can it last for months?

Long time. The cough will last as long as the acidity is rising high enough to trigger the cough. Treat the esophageal problem and the cough will go away after a week to a month. Read more...

Is GERD basically just acid reflux that lasts a long time?

Essentially, yes. Most people experience heartburn on an infrequent basis. People with Gerd experience it frequently. If you have frequent heartburn,you may need to follow anti-reflux measures and perhaps take medication to keep it under control. Good luck. Read more...