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Acid Reflux (GERD) (7,217 members)

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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

77 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Prilosec/Losec/Zegerid (omeprazole)
(436)
AcipHex/Pariet (rabeprazole)
(62)
Nexium (esomeprazole)
(192)
Protonix/Protium (pantoprazole)
(125)
Endoscopic dilatation
(25)
Avoid overeating
(274)
Prevacid (lansoprazole)
(189)
Kapidex/Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)
(28)
Zantac/Zinetac (ranitidine)
(270)
Avoid concentrated tomato products
(54)
Eat a light meal in evening
(257)
Paleo diet
(29)
Eat evening meal at least 3 hours before going to bed
(315)
Gluten free diet
(88)
Avoid concentrated tomato products, potatoes and red meat together
(67)
Eliminate/reduce refined carbohydrates
(108)
RF Surgery on LES (Stretta)
(3)
Gaviscon
(115)
Eliminate tea & acidic drinks
(143)
High Ph Water - 9.5+
(3)
Specific Carbohydrate Diet
(3)
Not bending at waist to reach floor/pick things up
(34)
Nissen Fundoplication
(5)
Avoid high fat consumption before bed
(148)
Eliminate caffeine
(80)
wheatbelly diet
(1)
VeMMA
(1)
Carafate / Sucralfate
(13)
Eat egg whites
(3)
Elevate head of bed
(267)
Lansoprazol
(12)
Famtodine
(53)
Sage capsules
(4)
baking soda & water
(23)
Bitters Like Dandelion
(1)
Alka-Seltzer (Anhydrous citric acid & sodium bicarbonate)
(3)
Pickle Juice
(3)
Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice
(10)
Eliminate dairy
(12)
Alkaline diet
(81)
TUMS/Quick-Eze/Rennie/Titralac (calcium carbonate)
(380)
Walk after dinner
(85)
PepZin GI
(4)
domperidone
(4)
Reduced lactose diet
(107)
Avoid food allergens
(70)
Stop smoking
(21)
Slippery Elm tea
(18)
Eliminate alcohol
(81)
Mylanta/Maalox (aluminum hydroxide with magnesium hydroxide)
(149)
Smoking Cessation
(67)
Betaine-HCl
(18)
Weight Loss
(179)
Himalayan Salt
(12)
EFT
(7)
Avipattikar Churna (Ayurvedic)
(1)
Sleep on left side
(62)
Lemon water
(25)
Raw foods diet
(23)
Pepto-Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate)
(148)
Swallow air bubble to block esophagus
(15)
Probiotics
(91)
DHG Licorice
(57)
Pepcid (Famotadine)
(58)
Eat an extremely large amount of food - 5000 calorie, one meal a day
(17)
Do rowing exercises at the gym
(30)
Reduced meat diet (more vegetarian)
(140)
Melatonin
(36)
Ginger supplements
(59)
Vitamin D3 (~75IU/kg)
(31)
Aloe Vera
(52)
Cold green tea
(47)
Sleep on back
(92)
Increase water intake
(136)
Add fiber to diet
(183)
Peppermint oil
(48)
Apple cider vinegar
(99)

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