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Acid Reflux (GERD) (5,658 members)

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74 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Prilosec/Losec/Zegerid (omeprazole)
(383)
AcipHex/Pariet (rabeprazole)
(56)
Nexium (esomeprazole)
(173)
Protonix/Protium (pantoprazole)
(109)
Avoid overeating
(244)
Prevacid (lansoprazole)
(176)
Kapidex/Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)
(27)
Zantac/Zinetac (ranitidine)
(242)
Endoscopic dilatation
(22)
Paleo diet
(27)
Eliminate/reduce refined carbohydrates
(89)
Eat a light meal in evening
(227)
Avoid concentrated tomato products
(38)
Eat evening meal at least 3 hours before going to bed
(280)
RF Surgery on LES (Stretta)
(3)
Eliminate tea & acidic drinks
(125)
Avoid concentrated tomato products, potatoes and red meat together
(53)
Gluten free diet
(76)
Nissen Fundoplication
(5)
Not bending at waist to reach floor/pick things up
(30)
VeMMA
(1)
wheatbelly diet
(1)
Specific Carbohydrate Diet
(1)
Eliminate caffeine
(58)
Carafate / Sucralfate
(12)
PepZin GI
(2)
Sage capsules
(4)
Avoid high fat consumption before bed
(132)
Lansoprazol
(6)
Eat egg whites
(1)
Elevate head of bed
(231)
Slippery Elm tea
(15)
Avoid food allergens
(62)
Gaviscon
(102)
Alkaline diet
(71)
TUMS/Quick-Eze/Rennie/Titralac (calcium carbonate)
(346)
Famtodine
(47)
baking soda & water
(14)
Reduced lactose diet
(91)
domperidone
(2)
Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice
(4)
Walk after dinner
(75)
Betaine-HCl
(13)
Lemon water
(15)
Eliminate alcohol
(62)
Weight Loss
(158)
Himalayan Salt
(10)
Sleep on left side
(40)
Mylanta/Maalox (aluminum hydroxide with magnesium hydroxide)
(136)
Stop smoking
(13)
Eat an extremely large amount of food - 5000 calorie, one meal a day
(13)
Smoking Cessation
(61)
Probiotics
(63)
Raw foods diet
(21)
EFT
(7)
Eliminate dairy
(1)
Bitters Like Dandelion
(1)
Avipattikar Churna (Ayurvedic)
(1)
Pepto-Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate)
(133)
Swallow air bubble to block esophagus
(15)
DHG Licorice
(49)
Pepcid (Famotadine)
(46)
Vitamin D3 (~75IU/kg)
(20)
Melatonin
(25)
Do rowing exercises at the gym
(24)
Reduced meat diet (more vegetarian)
(121)
Cold green tea
(40)
Aloe Vera
(47)
Ginger supplements
(47)
Increase water intake
(105)
Sleep on back
(78)
Add fiber to diet
(157)
Peppermint oil
(46)
Apple cider vinegar
(87)

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