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I am having constant heartburn to the point I feel like I am going to vomit. It has been like this even when I change my diet. Anythin I can do ?

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Dr. Brett Kalmowitz
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Meds

Depends on age and other medical problems and any red flags (weight loss, bleeding, anemia, food sticking).
A trial of otc acid reduction meds sounds warranted. Could use h2 blockers (ie. Ranitidine) or ppi (ie. Prilosec). If no better, see md.

In brief: Meds

Depends on age and other medical problems and any red flags (weight loss, bleeding, anemia, food sticking).
A trial of otc acid reduction meds sounds warranted. Could use h2 blockers (ie. Ranitidine) or ppi (ie. Prilosec). If no better, see md.
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