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Reflux Oesophagitis

Also known as Acid Reflux, Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease, Gavilast, GERD, GORD, Heartburn, Oesophagitis, Ranitidine, Zantac

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  • GERD, Silent reflux struggle, im 23 - nausea, headaches

    Hello everyone, First of all I thank you for taking the time to read my post. BACKGROUND: I'm a 23 y/old female, i weigh around 51 kgs and am 171 m tall, I am a student and I practice sports twice a week, with no history of gastric reflux before now. I did have anorexia when I was 16 to 18, but...

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  • Extreme nausea / fatigue. Just gerd?

    Hello! I suffer from the usual gerd, have had it extremely bad for 1 whole year. I've been on pantoprazole now for a few months after being on every other ppi and it's still not working. The main problem I'm having is EXTREME nausea, when I say extreme it's basically debilitating.. I'm...

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  • Switching from Omeprazole to Protonix

    Hi!  My doctor is switching me from omeprazole to protonix in the hopes that this will reduce my symptoms.  I had actually asked for him to add ranitidine instead of switching me to what appears to be something stronger, but he said he'd like for me to try protonix.  My main complaint...

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  • Acid reflux, lump in throat, gas pains

    I have been diagnosed by the ENT for reflux and I also suffer from anxiety..as I know anxiety and stress is a big trigger for stomach issues in general. For the past 2-3 months I have been getting this lump in throat sensation and lately it seems to be worse! My anxiety has been a lot better, so it doesn't...

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  • Chest discomfort

    For the last year or so I have been having chest pains. My chest will get tight, I’ll get light headed, I’ll have pain running down my left arm. I have been to the ER multiple times and every time they say it’s heart burn. I’ve had a stress test with an echo just a few months ago and they found nothing....

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  • Hiatus Hernia, gastritis and reflux! When will this hell end?

    Hi everyone. Is there someone out there who is going/has gone through this hell? Three months ago my symptoms started from no-where. Burning acid reflux, claggy throat, bouts of nausea and chest pain. My GP initially prescribed Omeprazole but after three weeks there was no improvement so he sent...

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  • hiatus hernia and pain round right ribs

    I have a small sliding hiatus hernia also ibs. Does anyone get pain just below breastbone along right side and round ribs plus in right shoulder and back. It is not my gallbladder as I have had u.s. abdo and ct of abdo all clear any advice appreciated..

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  • Agonizing in Throat and Palate pain due to reflux

    People in this group, who are suffering just like I'm.. I'm so sorry for all of you and hoping that we'll find a proper solution to this problem soon enough.. I wanna tell you all about ny condition and I'm only posting this cuz I need help since doctors can't help me they don't...

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  • Dizziness caused by acid reflux

    I was pleased to find this site as 4 months ago I was gong to the gym most days of the week. I am 61 years old but consider myself to be relatively fit. In may of this year I developed a spit and continually wanted to clear my throat . I have had an MRI scan, Cat scan andchest/lung Xrays, all of which...

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  • Feel bad after eating

    So after I eat I notice my heart rate speeds up. Often my chest feels full. Occasional random pains that I believe are gas pains. If I'm sitting I can feel these sensations. If I am up moving around, cleaning or just walking in a store I feel my heart rate get higher and sort of breathless like when...

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  • Throat symptoms (new to GERD)

    I began treatment for GERD a few weeks ago. First I was on PPIs but then I got switched to Prevacid (Lansoprazole) because it's apparently more effective and my symptoms were really bothering me. The worst symptoms I have are excessive belching (and the tight feeling in my chest and throat only...

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  • does anyone have these symptoms?

    Hi there I have always had a bit of a dodgy stomach but for the past year or so i have been diagnosed superficially with oes reflux I get worried that there missing something i get pulsing in my stomach which radiates up my chest to my head so my whole body pulses, i get dizzy and my legs sometimes fell...

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  • Help

    Hi. I have suffered reflux for on off 6 years. For most of the time I'm on 30mg lansoprazole twice a day. I suffer bad stress and anxiety that makes it bad. Yesterday I was in agony and found I had a small kidney stone which I now need to wee out. The thing is though I've found out PPI and gaviscon...

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  • Biopsy Results from Endoscopy

    I got the results from my biopsy from the endoscopy I had, the doctor said I had a lot of inflammation in the lower part of my esophagus and that I had a polyp in my stomach, he suggested I continue to take my PPI pills, I told him I didn't take them in over a month now because of the side affects...

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  • I've been sick for 2 months now

    I've been to every hospital I can go to. I have Gerd they say along with heavy head,blurry vision,tingling hands and feet,can't sleep at night seem like I got a golf ball stuck in my throat. I just want my life back all EKG come back good all blood work good anxiety is terrible.

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  • Panic Attack

    I had an endoscope last September which they told me i had a very small hiatus hernia. I am taking peptac, ompeprazole and ranatidine daily which dont seem to be helping my water brash. This morning i woke up with numbness (icy cold foot) down my left leg and foot which put me in a panic attack. I also...

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  • Accid reflux and chills

    Hi. Does any else get all over body chills with reflux, experiencing horrible pain between shoulder blades at moment together with chills all over

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  • Chronic burning throat with LPR acid reflux

    hey, I’m currently sat here so fed up needing some help!  Ive had chronic LPR for 3 years and no idea why! It just started suddenly and I’ve been suffering since.  My throat feels dry and burnt constantly and I can’t get any relief. I’ve been on lasoprazole 30mg twice daily for 3 years and...

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  • How I cured my acid reflux, naturally.

    Hi:  It seems like there are many more people suffering from acid reflux than ever before.  Professionals offer only medications and surgery.  I have suffered from acid reflux on and off for some 20 years.  After much research and meditation on how the esophageal sphincter functions,...

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  • Constant burping and throat tightness

    Hi I have suffered bouts of heartburn and belching off and on for a couple of years.The past few months have seen an increase in belching constantly and very loudly with heartburn and on one occasion i had hearturn all night and throught i was having a heart attack. I do like very hot spicy food and...

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  • zantac

    does anyone here take zantac (ranitidine) 150mg?? just started wondering how long it takes to work 

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  • Facing GERD problem, help me out

    Hi Sir, I am facing GERD problem from past 1 year & taking daily one tablet "NEX-ES Fast 20" & if i don't take a tablet for day by evening i feel irritaion/burning sensation in esophagus. Im doing good diet & also morning time taking some herbals but still facing the same issue...

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  • LPR and shortness of breath

    My biggest symptom of LPR is shortness of breath, which is vocal chord dysfunction. It really showed up first and my other LPR symptoms have showed up after and been mild if they have been there at all. The shortness of breath is enough of a symptom. I hate it more than I can express and it's given...

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  • Pinesol taste

    Hello.... I was just out walking when al l.j of a sudden I had a strange taste similar to pinesol smell come on in my mouth. Is this part of acid reflux caused by peri? Freaked out!

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  • Positive h pylori test, should I quit taking kefir?

    As suggested on this forum, i have been trying kefir to deal with my reflux.  Recently I asked my PHP for a SIBO test.  He ordered the h pylori test first.  To my surprise, it came back positive.  The prescribed treatment for hp is a combination of antibiotics along with a PPI. ...

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  • Earache

    Hi does anyone else get earache sore throat and tingling of tongue and lips. Going out of my head with worry 

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  • Please help!!!! GERD, Reflux Oesophagitis, Gastritis

    Hi guys  My name is William O' Shea, I am a 27 year old male.I would like to ask your advice to how I should proceed.  About 7 months ago I started suffering from acid reflux and burning pain in my abdomen, with some mild nausea.  My symptoms are: Burping and flatulence Bloating Burning...

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  • Bravo capsule study

    Hi all just wanted some advice, I had a bravo capsule study which showed high acid content , it also showed a vital hernia 41-43cm my question is, is this a large sized hernia or a normal sort of size ?  Regards Nathan 

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