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Acid Reflux (GERD) (6,715 members)

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77 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Prilosec/Losec/Zegerid (omeprazole)
(420)
AcipHex/Pariet (rabeprazole)
(61)
Nexium (esomeprazole)
(185)
Protonix/Protium (pantoprazole)
(121)
Avoid overeating
(264)
Endoscopic dilatation
(24)
Prevacid (lansoprazole)
(185)
Avoid concentrated tomato products
(48)
Kapidex/Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)
(28)
Paleo diet
(28)
Zantac/Zinetac (ranitidine)
(263)
Eat a light meal in evening
(248)
Eat evening meal at least 3 hours before going to bed
(303)
Gluten free diet
(84)
Eliminate/reduce refined carbohydrates
(102)
RF Surgery on LES (Stretta)
(3)
Eliminate tea & acidic drinks
(137)
Avoid concentrated tomato products, potatoes and red meat together
(61)
Not bending at waist to reach floor/pick things up
(33)
Specific Carbohydrate Diet
(3)
Eliminate caffeine
(72)
Nissen Fundoplication
(5)
Gaviscon
(109)
VeMMA
(1)
wheatbelly diet
(1)
Pickle Juice
(1)
Alka-Seltzer (Anhydrous citric acid & sodium bicarbonate)
(1)
High Ph Water - 9.5+
(1)
Avoid high fat consumption before bed
(142)
Eat egg whites
(3)
Eliminate dairy
(8)
Carafate / Sucralfate
(13)
Lansoprazol
(10)
Famtodine
(50)
Sage capsules
(4)
Elevate head of bed
(254)
Alkaline diet
(76)
PepZin GI
(3)
domperidone
(3)
Avoid food allergens
(67)
TUMS/Quick-Eze/Rennie/Titralac (calcium carbonate)
(368)
Slippery Elm tea
(16)
Walk after dinner
(84)
Reduced lactose diet
(102)
baking soda & water
(18)
Betaine-HCl
(15)
Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice
(6)
Stop smoking
(17)
Eliminate alcohol
(76)
Smoking Cessation
(64)
Mylanta/Maalox (aluminum hydroxide with magnesium hydroxide)
(146)
Weight Loss
(175)
Himalayan Salt
(11)
Lemon water
(21)
Avipattikar Churna (Ayurvedic)
(1)
Bitters Like Dandelion
(1)
EFT
(7)
Raw foods diet
(22)
Sleep on left side
(56)
Pepto-Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate)
(144)
Probiotics
(80)
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)
Reduced meat diet (more vegetarian)
(132)
Do rowing exercises at the gym
(28)
Vitamin D3 (~75IU/kg)
(28)
Ginger supplements
(51)
Aloe Vera
(50)
Cold green tea
(46)
Sleep on back
(88)
Increase water intake
(123)
Add fiber to diet
(172)
Peppermint oil
(46)
Apple cider vinegar
(94)

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