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Acid Reflux (GERD) (6,640 members)

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77 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Prilosec/Losec/Zegerid (omeprazole)
(416)
AcipHex/Pariet (rabeprazole)
(59)
Nexium (esomeprazole)
(184)
Protonix/Protium (pantoprazole)
(120)
Avoid overeating
(263)
Endoscopic dilatation
(24)
Prevacid (lansoprazole)
(184)
Avoid concentrated tomato products
(48)
Kapidex/Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)
(28)
Paleo diet
(28)
Zantac/Zinetac (ranitidine)
(263)
Eat a light meal in evening
(245)
Eat evening meal at least 3 hours before going to bed
(301)
Eliminate/reduce refined carbohydrates
(101)
Gluten free diet
(83)
Eliminate tea & acidic drinks
(135)
RF Surgery on LES (Stretta)
(3)
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)
Eliminate caffeine
(70)
Nissen Fundoplication
(5)
Avoid high fat consumption before bed
(142)
VeMMA
(1)
High Ph Water - 9.5+
(1)
wheatbelly diet
(1)
Alka-Seltzer (Anhydrous citric acid & sodium bicarbonate)
(1)
Pickle Juice
(1)
Gaviscon
(108)
Eliminate dairy
(8)
Lansoprazol
(10)
Famtodine
(50)
Carafate / Sucralfate
(12)
Eat egg whites
(2)
Elevate head of bed
(251)
Sage capsules
(4)
Alkaline diet
(76)
Avoid food allergens
(66)
PepZin GI
(3)
domperidone
(3)
TUMS/Quick-Eze/Rennie/Titralac (calcium carbonate)
(367)
Walk after dinner
(83)
Reduced lactose diet
(101)
Slippery Elm tea
(16)
Stop smoking
(16)
baking soda & water
(18)
Eliminate alcohol
(74)
Betaine-HCl
(15)
Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice
(6)
Mylanta/Maalox (aluminum hydroxide with magnesium hydroxide)
(145)
Smoking Cessation
(62)
Weight Loss
(174)
Himalayan Salt
(11)
Lemon water
(21)
Avipattikar Churna (Ayurvedic)
(1)
Bitters Like Dandelion
(1)
EFT
(7)
Raw foods diet
(21)
Sleep on left side
(55)
Probiotics
(77)
Pepto-Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate)
(144)
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)
Do rowing exercises at the gym
(28)
Vitamin D3 (~75IU/kg)
(28)
Ginger supplements
(51)
Reduced meat diet (more vegetarian)
(130)
Aloe Vera
(50)
Cold green tea
(46)
Sleep on back
(88)
Increase water intake
(120)
Add fiber to diet
(168)
Peppermint oil
(46)
Apple cider vinegar
(94)

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