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Acid Reflux (GERD) (5,647 members)

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74 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Prilosec/Losec/Zegerid (omeprazole)
(382)
AcipHex/Pariet (rabeprazole)
(55)
Nexium (esomeprazole)
(173)
Protonix/Protium (pantoprazole)
(109)
Avoid overeating
(244)
Prevacid (lansoprazole)
(175)
Kapidex/Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)
(27)
Zantac/Zinetac (ranitidine)
(239)
Endoscopic dilatation
(22)
Paleo diet
(26)
Eat a light meal in evening
(227)
Avoid concentrated tomato products
(38)
Eliminate/reduce refined carbohydrates
(88)
Eat evening meal at least 3 hours before going to bed
(279)
RF Surgery on LES (Stretta)
(3)
Eliminate tea & acidic drinks
(125)
Avoid concentrated tomato products, potatoes and red meat together
(53)
Nissen Fundoplication
(5)
Not bending at waist to reach floor/pick things up
(28)
Gluten free diet
(75)
Eliminate caffeine
(57)
Specific Carbohydrate Diet
(1)
wheatbelly diet
(1)
VeMMA
(1)
Carafate / Sucralfate
(12)
PepZin GI
(2)
Sage capsules
(4)
Avoid high fat consumption before bed
(132)
Lansoprazol
(6)
Elevate head of bed
(231)
Eat egg whites
(1)
Alkaline diet
(70)
Slippery Elm tea
(15)
Gaviscon
(102)
Famtodine
(47)
Avoid food allergens
(61)
TUMS/Quick-Eze/Rennie/Titralac (calcium carbonate)
(344)
domperidone
(2)
Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice
(4)
Reduced lactose diet
(90)
Walk after dinner
(75)
baking soda & water
(13)
Betaine-HCl
(13)
Eliminate alcohol
(61)
Lemon water
(15)
Himalayan Salt
(10)
Weight Loss
(157)
Sleep on left side
(40)
Mylanta/Maalox (aluminum hydroxide with magnesium hydroxide)
(136)
Smoking Cessation
(60)
Stop smoking
(13)
Eat an extremely large amount of food - 5000 calorie, one meal a day
(13)
Probiotics
(62)
Raw foods diet
(21)
EFT
(7)
Eliminate dairy
(1)
Bitters Like Dandelion
(1)
Avipattikar Churna (Ayurvedic)
(1)
Pepto-Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate)
(132)
Swallow air bubble to block esophagus
(15)
DHG Licorice
(49)
Pepcid (Famotadine)
(45)
Vitamin D3 (~75IU/kg)
(20)
Melatonin
(25)
Do rowing exercises at the gym
(24)
Reduced meat diet (more vegetarian)
(121)
Cold green tea
(40)
Ginger supplements
(46)
Aloe Vera
(46)
Increase water intake
(104)
Sleep on back
(78)
Add fiber to diet
(157)
Peppermint oil
(46)
Apple cider vinegar
(87)

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