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Acid Reflux (GERD) (7,890 members)

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80 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Prilosec/Losec/Zegerid (omeprazole)
(451)
AcipHex/Pariet (rabeprazole)
(62)
Nexium (esomeprazole)
(205)
Protonix/Protium (pantoprazole)
(129)
Endoscopic dilatation
(26)
Avoid overeating
(282)
Prevacid (lansoprazole)
(194)
Avoid concentrated tomato products
(60)
Kapidex/Dexilant (dexlansoprazole)
(29)
Zantac/Zinetac (ranitidine)
(279)
Paleo diet
(29)
Eat a light meal in evening
(267)
Eat evening meal at least 3 hours before going to bed
(330)
Eliminate/reduce refined carbohydrates
(116)
Not bending at waist to reach floor/pick things up
(38)
Gaviscon
(124)
Eliminate dairy
(17)
RF Surgery on LES (Stretta)
(3)
wheatbelly diet
(5)
Reduced Sugar Diet
(5)
baking soda & water
(28)
High Ph Water - 9.5+
(4)
Avoid concentrated tomato products, potatoes and red meat together
(73)
Gluten free diet
(94)
Eliminate tea & acidic drinks
(147)
Specific Carbohydrate Diet
(3)
Lansoprazol
(13)
Nissen Fundoplication
(5)
VeMMA
(1)
Alka-Seltzer (Anhydrous citric acid & sodium bicarbonate)
(6)
Eliminate caffeine
(85)
Carafate / Sucralfate
(13)
Eat egg whites
(3)
Avoid high fat consumption before bed
(155)
Famtodine
(54)
Alkaline diet
(83)
Elevate head of bed
(276)
Sage capsules
(4)
Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice
(11)
Bitters Like Dandelion
(1)
Pickle Juice
(3)
Reduced lactose diet
(114)
TUMS/Quick-Eze/Rennie/Titralac (calcium carbonate)
(390)
PepZin GI
(4)
domperidone
(4)
Eliminate alcohol
(88)
Walk after dinner
(90)
Avoid food allergens
(74)
Slippery Elm tea
(18)
Mylanta/Maalox (aluminum hydroxide with magnesium hydroxide)
(153)
Betaine-HCl
(18)
Smoking Cessation
(69)
Weight Loss
(187)
Stop smoking
(25)
Himalayan Salt
(13)
EFT
(7)
Alternative medicine
(1)
Limonine
(1)
Avipattikar Churna (Ayurvedic)
(1)
Sleep on left side
(70)
Raw foods diet
(23)
Lemon water
(28)
Pepto-Bismol (bismuth subsalicylate)
(153)
Probiotics
(97)
Pepcid (Famotadine)
(62)
Swallow air bubble to block esophagus
(16)
DHG Licorice
(59)
Reduced meat diet (more vegetarian)
(149)
Eat an extremely large amount of food - 5000 calorie, one meal a day
(18)
Ginger supplements
(59)
Aloe Vera
(53)
Do rowing exercises at the gym
(32)
Melatonin
(39)
Vitamin D3 (~75IU/kg)
(34)
Cold green tea
(49)
Sleep on back
(94)
Increase water intake
(143)
Add fiber to diet
(192)
Peppermint oil
(49)
Apple cider vinegar
(103)

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