Acid Reflux & Gerd driving me nuts!

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I've had Acid reflux for weeks! Also, uncomfortable muscle spasms in my stomach, to the point where I have to hold my hand on my stomach to manage throughout the day!  Ugh!!!

Docs just say to take Pepcid or Prilosec...this is soooo irritating!!!

Anyone else experiencing this??

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    Hi,

    I find that ginger with tumeric , cinnamon an honey helps

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    Hi Vee,

    I had this really bad for a while they prescribed a proton pump inhibitor. Although it cut down on the amount of attacks. It did not stop them.

    After researching I tried ginger capsules 2 before meals and ginger tea made with fresh ginger sipped slowly after meals.

    After about a month on this regime and no further attacks whatsoever I stopped taking it and have not had the problem since.

    Hope this helps you too.

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    I started experiencing these issues last year. I thought I had a stomach ulcer it was so bad at times. I was on omneprazole for a while until my symptoms imprived
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