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Acid Reflux (GERD) (6,237 members)

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75 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Prilosec/Losec/Zegerid (omeprazole)
(405)
AcipHex/Pariet (rabeprazole)
(59)
Nexium (esomeprazole)
(182)
Protonix/Protium (pantoprazole)
(116)
Avoid overeating
(258)
Prevacid (lansoprazole)
(180)
Endoscopic dilatation
(23)
Kapidex/Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)
(28)
Paleo diet
(28)
Zantac/Zinetac (ranitidine)
(256)
Avoid concentrated tomato products
(41)
Eat a light meal in evening
(237)
Eat evening meal at least 3 hours before going to bed
(292)
RF Surgery on LES (Stretta)
(3)
Gluten free diet
(79)
Eliminate/reduce refined carbohydrates
(98)
Eliminate tea & acidic drinks
(132)
Avoid concentrated tomato products, potatoes and red meat together
(57)
Not bending at waist to reach floor/pick things up
(32)
Nissen Fundoplication
(5)
Specific Carbohydrate Diet
(2)
Eliminate dairy
(4)
wheatbelly diet
(1)
VeMMA
(1)
High Ph Water - 9.5+
(1)
Eliminate caffeine
(66)
Gaviscon
(106)
Avoid high fat consumption before bed
(138)
Carafate / Sucralfate
(12)
Eat egg whites
(2)
PepZin GI
(2)
Sage capsules
(4)
Avoid food allergens
(64)
Elevate head of bed
(245)
Lansoprazol
(8)
TUMS/Quick-Eze/Rennie/Titralac (calcium carbonate)
(362)
domperidone
(3)
Reduced lactose diet
(98)
Famtodine
(48)
Alkaline diet
(74)
Walk after dinner
(80)
Slippery Elm tea
(16)
baking soda & water
(18)
Eliminate alcohol
(70)
Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice
(6)
Betaine-HCl
(14)
Stop smoking
(15)
Mylanta/Maalox (aluminum hydroxide with magnesium hydroxide)
(142)
Himalayan Salt
(10)
Weight Loss
(169)
Smoking Cessation
(62)
Lemon water
(20)
Sleep on left side
(49)
Raw foods diet
(21)
EFT
(7)
Avipattikar Churna (Ayurvedic)
(1)
Bitters Like Dandelion
(1)
Probiotics
(71)
Pepto-Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate)
(141)
Eat an extremely large amount of food - 5000 calorie, one meal a day
(14)
Swallow air bubble to block esophagus
(15)
DHG Licorice
(52)
Pepcid (Famotadine)
(52)
Vitamin D3 (~75IU/kg)
(24)
Melatonin
(29)
Reduced meat diet (more vegetarian)
(128)
Cold green tea
(43)
Do rowing exercises at the gym
(27)
Ginger supplements
(48)
Aloe Vera
(49)
Sleep on back
(83)
Increase water intake
(115)
Add fiber to diet
(165)
Peppermint oil
(46)
Apple cider vinegar
(92)

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