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Acid Reflux (GERD) (6,930 members)

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77 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Prilosec/Losec/Zegerid (omeprazole)
(427)
AcipHex/Pariet (rabeprazole)
(61)
Nexium (esomeprazole)
(187)
Protonix/Protium (pantoprazole)
(122)
Endoscopic dilatation
(24)
Avoid overeating
(268)
Prevacid (lansoprazole)
(185)
Avoid concentrated tomato products
(49)
Kapidex/Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)
(28)
Paleo diet
(28)
Zantac/Zinetac (ranitidine)
(264)
Eat a light meal in evening
(249)
Eat evening meal at least 3 hours before going to bed
(306)
Eliminate/reduce refined carbohydrates
(104)
Gluten free diet
(86)
RF Surgery on LES (Stretta)
(3)
Avoid concentrated tomato products, potatoes and red meat together
(64)
Eliminate tea & acidic drinks
(139)
Eliminate caffeine
(73)
Not bending at waist to reach floor/pick things up
(33)
Specific Carbohydrate Diet
(3)
Nissen Fundoplication
(5)
Gaviscon
(109)
Avoid high fat consumption before bed
(142)
High Ph Water - 9.5+
(1)
VeMMA
(1)
wheatbelly diet
(1)
Pickle Juice
(1)
Eat egg whites
(3)
Carafate / Sucralfate
(13)
Lansoprazol
(10)
Elevate head of bed
(257)
Alka-Seltzer (Anhydrous citric acid & sodium bicarbonate)
(2)
Famtodine
(51)
Eliminate dairy
(9)
Sage capsules
(4)
baking soda & water
(21)
domperidone
(3)
Avoid food allergens
(67)
TUMS/Quick-Eze/Rennie/Titralac (calcium carbonate)
(371)
Alkaline diet
(77)
Walk after dinner
(84)
PepZin GI
(4)
Slippery Elm tea
(17)
Reduced lactose diet
(104)
Eliminate alcohol
(77)
Stop smoking
(17)
Smoking Cessation
(64)
Betaine-HCl
(16)
Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice
(7)
Mylanta/Maalox (aluminum hydroxide with magnesium hydroxide)
(147)
Weight Loss
(175)
Himalayan Salt
(11)
Lemon water
(23)
EFT
(7)
Avipattikar Churna (Ayurvedic)
(1)
Bitters Like Dandelion
(1)
Raw foods diet
(22)
Sleep on left side
(57)
Pepto-Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate)
(144)
Eat an extremely large amount of food - 5000 calorie, one meal a day
(14)
Probiotics
(82)
Swallow air bubble to block esophagus
(15)
Pepcid (Famotadine)
(55)
DHG Licorice
(53)
Reduced meat diet (more vegetarian)
(136)
Do rowing exercises at the gym
(28)
Ginger supplements
(52)
Vitamin D3 (~75IU/kg)
(29)
Melatonin
(32)
Aloe Vera
(50)
Cold green tea
(46)
Sleep on back
(88)
Increase water intake
(127)
Add fiber to diet
(174)
Peppermint oil
(47)
Apple cider vinegar
(96)

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