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Acid Reflux (GERD) (7,421 members)

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78 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Prilosec/Losec/Zegerid (omeprazole)
(442)
AcipHex/Pariet (rabeprazole)
(62)
Nexium (esomeprazole)
(198)
Protonix/Protium (pantoprazole)
(127)
Endoscopic dilatation
(25)
Avoid overeating
(277)
Prevacid (lansoprazole)
(191)
Avoid concentrated tomato products
(56)
Kapidex/Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)
(28)
Zantac/Zinetac (ranitidine)
(274)
Paleo diet
(29)
Eat a light meal in evening
(262)
Eat evening meal at least 3 hours before going to bed
(323)
Eliminate/reduce refined carbohydrates
(112)
RF Surgery on LES (Stretta)
(3)
Gaviscon
(119)
Eliminate tea & acidic drinks
(144)
Gluten free diet
(90)
High Ph Water - 9.5+
(4)
Not bending at waist to reach floor/pick things up
(35)
Specific Carbohydrate Diet
(3)
Nissen Fundoplication
(5)
Eliminate caffeine
(81)
wheatbelly diet
(2)
Avoid concentrated tomato products, potatoes and red meat together
(70)
baking soda & water
(24)
Alka-Seltzer (Anhydrous citric acid & sodium bicarbonate)
(4)
VeMMA
(1)
Carafate / Sucralfate
(13)
Eat egg whites
(3)
Elevate head of bed
(273)
Avoid high fat consumption before bed
(153)
Famtodine
(53)
Lansoprazol
(12)
Eliminate dairy
(14)
Sage capsules
(4)
Alkaline diet
(82)
Bitters Like Dandelion
(1)
Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice
(10)
Pickle Juice
(3)
TUMS/Quick-Eze/Rennie/Titralac (calcium carbonate)
(385)
Walk after dinner
(86)
domperidone
(4)
PepZin GI
(4)
Reduced lactose diet
(110)
Slippery Elm tea
(18)
Eliminate alcohol
(84)
Avoid food allergens
(72)
Mylanta/Maalox (aluminum hydroxide with magnesium hydroxide)
(152)
Betaine-HCl
(18)
Smoking Cessation
(69)
Stop smoking
(24)
Himalayan Salt
(12)
Weight Loss
(184)
EFT
(7)
Avipattikar Churna (Ayurvedic)
(1)
Limonine
(1)
Lemon water
(26)
Raw foods diet
(23)
Sleep on left side
(65)
Pepto-Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate)
(152)
Swallow air bubble to block esophagus
(15)
Probiotics
(93)
DHG Licorice
(58)
Pepcid (Famotadine)
(60)
Eat an extremely large amount of food - 5000 calorie, one meal a day
(18)
Melatonin
(37)
Reduced meat diet (more vegetarian)
(145)
Ginger supplements
(59)
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
(139)
Add fiber to diet
(188)
Peppermint oil
(48)
Apple cider vinegar
(99)

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