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Acid Reflux (GERD) (6,562 members)

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77 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Prilosec/Losec/Zegerid (omeprazole)
(414)
AcipHex/Pariet (rabeprazole)
(59)
Nexium (esomeprazole)
(183)
Protonix/Protium (pantoprazole)
(118)
Avoid overeating
(261)
Endoscopic dilatation
(24)
Prevacid (lansoprazole)
(183)
Avoid concentrated tomato products
(47)
Kapidex/Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)
(28)
Paleo diet
(28)
Zantac/Zinetac (ranitidine)
(261)
Eat a light meal in evening
(243)
Gluten free diet
(82)
Eat evening meal at least 3 hours before going to bed
(298)
Eliminate/reduce refined carbohydrates
(101)
RF Surgery on LES (Stretta)
(3)
Eliminate tea & acidic drinks
(133)
Avoid concentrated tomato products, potatoes and red meat together
(60)
Not bending at waist to reach floor/pick things up
(33)
Specific Carbohydrate Diet
(3)
Nissen Fundoplication
(5)
wheatbelly diet
(1)
High Ph Water - 9.5+
(1)
VeMMA
(1)
Alka-Seltzer (Anhydrous citric acid & sodium bicarbonate)
(1)
Pickle Juice
(1)
Gaviscon
(108)
Avoid high fat consumption before bed
(141)
Eliminate dairy
(8)
Eliminate caffeine
(68)
Lansoprazol
(10)
Famtodine
(50)
Carafate / Sucralfate
(12)
Eat egg whites
(2)
Sage capsules
(4)
Elevate head of bed
(248)
Alkaline diet
(76)
Avoid food allergens
(66)
PepZin GI
(3)
domperidone
(3)
Reduced lactose diet
(99)
Walk after dinner
(82)
TUMS/Quick-Eze/Rennie/Titralac (calcium carbonate)
(366)
Slippery Elm tea
(16)
Stop smoking
(16)
baking soda & water
(18)
Betaine-HCl
(15)
Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice
(6)
Eliminate alcohol
(72)
Mylanta/Maalox (aluminum hydroxide with magnesium hydroxide)
(145)
Weight Loss
(172)
Smoking Cessation
(62)
Himalayan Salt
(11)
Lemon water
(21)
Raw foods diet
(21)
EFT
(7)
Avipattikar Churna (Ayurvedic)
(1)
Bitters Like Dandelion
(1)
Sleep on left side
(55)
Pepto-Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate)
(143)
Probiotics
(75)
Eat an extremely large amount of food - 5000 calorie, one meal a day
(14)
Swallow air bubble to block esophagus
(15)
Pepcid (Famotadine)
(54)
DHG Licorice
(52)
Melatonin
(31)
Vitamin D3 (~75IU/kg)
(27)
Do rowing exercises at the gym
(28)
Reduced meat diet (more vegetarian)
(129)
Ginger supplements
(50)
Aloe Vera
(50)
Cold green tea
(45)
Sleep on back
(87)
Increase water intake
(119)
Add fiber to diet
(167)
Peppermint oil
(46)
Apple cider vinegar
(93)

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