Can nasal drip cause acid reflux or lpr?

No. More than likely, it's the other way around - you feel like you have post-nasal drip because of the symptoms caused by your reflux. You'll need to see an ENT and/or GI doc to both diagnose and treat reflux.

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Can acid reflux or LPR cause a very red raw throat? Has a mild burn sensation. I take Pepcid (famotidine) AC once daily. Had endoscopy done; nothing abnormal.?

Yes can be others. Gastroesophageal reflux (gerd) can cause irritation of the throat if not treated appropriately. There can be acid reflux and non-acid reflux as well so it is important to follow with a GI or ENT doctor to make sure that you are treated appropriately. Viral illnesses such as a pharyngitis can also cause raw red throats. If you are not improved over a week, you should follow up with your doctor. Read more...

Canthe trigeminal nerve cause sensationlike lpr? Trying to make senseof it alldoc thinks its the trigeminalnervergiving me theheadaches and acid reflux

Abbreviation "lpr?" Sorry, I'm not understanding what you are trying to ask with the abbreviation "lpr." There are known relationships between the trigeminal nerve and certain forms of headaches. There are also ASSOCIATIONS between GERD and migraines, however, the mechansim of cause and effect remains under discussion. Medications used to treat GERD can cause severe headaches as well...consider that...All the best. Read more...

Are post nasal drip and acid reflux related? Thanks.

They can be. Acid reflux can sometimes come up all the way to your sinuses (while lying flat/sleeping). This can cause inflammation of the sinus lining and potentially post nasal drip. Read more...

Why does acid reflux feel like you have constant post nasal drip?

Anatomy may cause . If you have this problem in the morning it means you are having reflux as you sleep, the acid may be pooling in the back of your throat. This can cause irratation to the mucosa and make you feel like you have PND. As the day goes on acid may still be coming up from the stomach. There are medications that can help this as long as you have been checked for allergies, which may also cause symptoms. Read more...

Can LPR acid reflux cause asthama like symptoms can reflux cause breathlessness and why I don't have asthama?

Ops tropism. if you do not have asthma or copd then why are you using ipatropium as there are side effects to any medication including IPR which includes increase in acid relic increase heart rate dry mouth amongst others serious side effect being difficulty breathing. Read more...

How can I tell if I have acid reflux? I have a bad odour coming through my nose but that can also be due to the post nasal drip I have.

Sinus infection. Check with your doc. Sinus infections can cause a foul odor to the breath. This often can improve with antibiotics. If not, then get checked for GERD and other causes of bad breath (as well as mucus in the throat). We cannot give you a definite answer without examining you, though. See a doc. Read more...

I can c a hint of post nasal drip but everything I've tried doesn't work to get rid of it. Had it for 4 wks now. Acid Reflux??

Yes = atypical GERD. Healthtap is full of answers regarding gerd's causes, variations, & approaches for treatment ; prevention. Ear, nose, & throat manifestations of LPR commonly include the throat, ears, airway, etc. Please type "gerd" in the search box, & I think you'll find all the responses you could want! Would try a PPI (Nexium, Prilosec, Prevacid) for several weeks, but consider seeing an ENT specialist too. Read more...

Ithy tongue and burning tongue what is it? I have acid reflux and constant post nasal drip

Both these can cause. Both acid reflux and post nasal drip can cause a sore throat and tongue. See your doctor for treatment. Acid reflux can erode your teeth and cause serious esophagus problems. Get treatment. Read more...