Sore throat liquid coming up when drinking water eat pudding feel full then second cup of pudding feel better Prevacid (lansoprazole) it doesn't work

Possible reflux. there are other medications you can try out there like nexium (esomeprazole) or Prilosec. Observe if you have any acid taste in your mouth , or wake up with acid in your mouth at night. Do your have heartburn?This could point you towards reflux as a cause. You can try antacids like tums or mylanta or maalox but do not take them with Prilosec or the nexium (esomeprazole) as it inactivates the meds and will not work. .