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Lower esophageal sphincter spasms are unbearably painful. Any way to stop an episode quickly?

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Dr. Robert Stuart
Family Medicine
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In brief: Yes

Nitroglycerin can provide immediate relief.
Anti-spasmodics such as Levsin (hyoscyamine) also work but take a little longer.

In brief: Yes

Nitroglycerin can provide immediate relief.
Anti-spasmodics such as Levsin (hyoscyamine) also work but take a little longer.
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