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

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Stuart
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

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.
Dr. Robert Stuart
Dr. Robert Stuart
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Dr. Fraser Henderson
Neurosurgery

In brief: Zantac Valium dantri

Take a Valium for muscle spasm
If this is not enough add a dantrium for spasm
Zantac for the likely esophagitis

In brief: Zantac Valium dantri

Take a Valium for muscle spasm
If this is not enough add a dantrium for spasm
Zantac for the likely esophagitis
Dr. Fraser Henderson
Dr. Fraser Henderson
Thank
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