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Acid Reflux (GERD) (7,363 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

78 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Prilosec/Losec/Zegerid (omeprazole)
(441)
AcipHex/Pariet (rabeprazole)
(62)
Nexium (esomeprazole)
(197)
Protonix/Protium (pantoprazole)
(126)
Endoscopic dilatation
(25)
Avoid overeating
(276)
Prevacid (lansoprazole)
(191)
Kapidex/Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)
(28)
Avoid concentrated tomato products
(55)
Zantac/Zinetac (ranitidine)
(273)
Paleo diet
(29)
Eat a light meal in evening
(261)
Eat evening meal at least 3 hours before going to bed
(319)
RF Surgery on LES (Stretta)
(3)
Gaviscon
(118)
Eliminate tea & acidic drinks
(144)
Avoid concentrated tomato products, potatoes and red meat together
(69)
Gluten free diet
(90)
Eliminate/reduce refined carbohydrates
(110)
Not bending at waist to reach floor/pick things up
(34)
Specific Carbohydrate Diet
(3)
High Ph Water - 9.5+
(3)
Eliminate caffeine
(81)
Nissen Fundoplication
(5)
wheatbelly diet
(2)
VeMMA
(1)
Carafate / Sucralfate
(13)
Eat egg whites
(3)
Elevate head of bed
(272)
Avoid high fat consumption before bed
(152)
Famtodine
(53)
Lansoprazol
(12)
baking soda & water
(23)
Sage capsules
(4)
Bitters Like Dandelion
(1)
Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice
(10)
Alka-Seltzer (Anhydrous citric acid & sodium bicarbonate)
(3)
Pickle Juice
(3)
Eliminate dairy
(12)
Alkaline diet
(81)
TUMS/Quick-Eze/Rennie/Titralac (calcium carbonate)
(383)
Walk after dinner
(86)
Reduced lactose diet
(108)
PepZin GI
(4)
domperidone
(4)
Slippery Elm tea
(18)
Avoid food allergens
(72)
Eliminate alcohol
(82)
Mylanta/Maalox (aluminum hydroxide with magnesium hydroxide)
(151)
Betaine-HCl
(18)
Stop smoking
(23)
Smoking Cessation
(69)
Weight Loss
(183)
Himalayan Salt
(12)
EFT
(7)
Limonine
(1)
Avipattikar Churna (Ayurvedic)
(1)
Lemon water
(25)
Raw foods diet
(23)
Sleep on left side
(63)
Pepto-Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate)
(150)
Swallow air bubble to block esophagus
(15)
Probiotics
(93)
DHG Licorice
(58)
Pepcid (Famotadine)
(59)
Eat an extremely large amount of food - 5000 calorie, one meal a day
(17)
Melatonin
(37)
Ginger supplements
(59)
Reduced meat diet (more vegetarian)
(144)
Do rowing exercises at the gym
(32)
Aloe Vera
(52)
Vitamin D3 (~75IU/kg)
(33)
Cold green tea
(47)
Sleep on back
(93)
Increase water intake
(138)
Add fiber to diet
(186)
Peppermint oil
(48)
Apple cider vinegar
(99)

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