I have GERD symptoms. I have constant burping and bad breath. There is no heartburn and throat burn. Baking soda sometimes helps and it prevents burping and bad breath. Any natural remedies?
Diagnosis first. Before trying any remedy i feel the proper diagnosis is most important. Gerd can lead to esophageal erosions leading to increased esophageal cancer risk. An experienced gastroenterologist should be able to determine if an endoscopic examination is necessary. Treatment options (both conventional and natural) can be discussed afterwards.
Lifestyle & Reflux . Even though you don't have typical heart burn, your symptoms are consistent with acid reflux or gerd. If you would like to avoid medications you can work on changing your lifestyle and diet. Avoid eating within 3 hours of sleep. Decrease fatty foods, and avoid mint, tomato and orange juice. Exercise for 30 min 3x weekly, and avoid alcohol and caffeinated beverages.
Yes, qualified . Listen to your body. Eat healthy unprocessed foods. Eat small amounts of food at a time. Hiatal hernia can be problem. Raise arms over head, raise on toes, and drop to jar body, drink water, and press from under left rib cage to navel 3 times before each meals and bedtime. Bad bacteria could be a problem, try raw apple cider vinegar and olive oil as a salad dressing. A.
Take 20mg Prilosec 6am an d before bed. Gerd is still bad. Daily chest pain. Chest bubbles. Burning Bad breath Burping. Recent endo no hpylori. Help!
Next step. The next step would generally be to double your dose or switch to a different PPI and consider adding an H2 blocker such as ranitidine at night. Others would argue that you should have a 24 hour pH probe. This is a test where a wire is inserted into your esophagus to measure acidity at various points in the esophagus. Read more...
H pylori. . Then if you r obese lose weight. If you eat junk food or soda-STOP. If you eat at erratic times then stop.eat an early dinner by 6 PM.Avoid alcohol except for social occa.NO STRESS!!! Important thing-do not drink any water or fluids with food at least for 90 min, then drink as much as you want.http://www.pdrhealth.com/proton-pump-inhibitors/foods-to-avoid-while-taking-proton-pump-inhibitors. Read more...