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Heart Burn / Indigestion Overview

Heartburn, also known as pyrosis,[1] cardialgia, or acid indigestion[2] is a burning sensation[3] in the chest, just behind the breastbone or in the epigastrium, the upper central abdomen.[4] The pain often rises in the chest and may radiate to the neck, throat, or angle of the jaw. Heartburn is usually associated with regurgitation of gastric acid (gastric reflux) which is the major symptom of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).[5] It may also be a symptom of ischemic heart disease, thou...

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still heartburn when using topzole
i have been diagnosed with a very smal sliding hiatial hernia. the dr gave me topzole 40g to use for 6months for the heartburn and acid reflux. it worked for a while but i am on month 6 now and the heartburn returned as well as the acid reflux. and i am still busy using the last months topzole.is this normal? i have also been experiencing shortness of breath and previous month a lot of dizziness.is this perhaps the topzole?
Updated 6 hours ago.
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W L 478
white round pill approimately 15 mm diameter with WL 478 on one face ## mylanta antacid
Updated 7 hours ago in Mylanta.
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ACID REBOUND and Rebamipide Mucosta
after stopping meds omeprazole 20mg twice a day which i took for 45 days, i suffered from acid rebound, severe burning sensation in stomach i never felt before after i was told by a gastroent to stop taking meds. he put me on mucosta 3x a day for 7 days and asked me to come back if symptoms still there. is mucosta safe to take 2wks and wont cause any complications? ## Why were you taking the Omeprazole? If it was to treat a specific condition, such as an ulcer or GERD, then 45 days is a really short time to be on it, most of these medications are used for at least 3 to 4 months. Did he say why he wanted you to stop taking it? Acid rebound is always possible, when you stop using these types of medications abruptly. The Rebamipide is an amino acid derivative, that is used to mucosal prote...
Updated 17 hours ago in Omeprazole.
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Veloz D Tablet Use
my doctor is suggested veloz d tablets. but i don't know that this cause. this is long time i favour gas acitic of stomach. please details of this tablets and how many time i use it? ## Respected doctor, what is the function of veloz d capsule . have any side effect of the above capsule. for what purpose this this one used. thanking you. ## Veloz-D contains the active ingredients Rabeprazole and Domperidone, it is used to help reduce the amount of acid produced by the stomach to treat conditions such as heartburn, ulcers, GERD and gastritis. Side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, flatulence and stomach pain. As to how long you should take, you should follow your doctor's instructions. Are there any other questions or concerns? ## Respected Doctor, My mother is 45 years old...
Updated 1 day ago in Rabeprazole.
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Round Yellow Pill M F 1
Round yellow pill with the markings on one side that has a capital M on the top and underneath is a capital F1 ## This tablet contains 20mgs of Famotidine, the active ingredient in Pepcid, it is an antacid that's used to help prevent or treat conditions such as heartburn, ulcers, GERD and gastritis. Learn more Famotidine details here. Where did you find it? This is an over the counter dosage, so the pills are fairly common. ## What is it ?
Updated 3 days ago in Famotidine.
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esso 40mg
Hey.doctor advised me to take one esso before breakfast daily...as i am using sert after breakfast....if i forget to take esso before bf can i take it later..before sert or? Kindly advise.... ## Hello, Khan! How are you? I didn't find any interactions listed between the Esso and Sert, you should double check with your doctor to be certain, but they should be fine to take together. Learn more Esso details here. Learn more Sert details here. However, for the Esso to work best, it should be taken just before a meal, not after. The reason for that is to give it a chance to start working, by the time your stomach is releasing more stomach acids to digest your meal. Is there any way you could make some type of reminder for yourself to take it before breakfast and not afterwards? ## what a...
Updated 9 days ago in Esomeprazole.
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Nexpro
Dear Sir, I have hyperacidity since 8 years,presently my age is 38years.For the last 8 years i have been taking pentodec,zentac,nexium ,Nexpro 20. I change the brand after every six months approx. Sir I take one of these tablets with half motilium m empty stomach in the morning since 8 years. Please advise if I can suffer any problem due to taking of these medicines for long time may be throughout my life.If I dont take this medicine I start suffering from heart burn feeling, passing of gas through mouth and uncomfortableness Awating your reply. Kind regards, Anand,Gurgaon ## Hi, Anand! How are you doing? The concern really is why it continues to happen, when you stop taking a medication. What types of foods do you eat? What do you drink regularly? Do you eat a lot of spicy foods, or a ...
Updated 10 days ago in Nexium.
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20mg omeprazole hard gastro-resistant capsules
I would like to know if it is possible to overdose on omeprazole?
Updated 15 days ago in Omeprazole.
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cyclopam tablet can be taken by asthmatic patient
I am suffering from severe heart burn and not able to drink or eat anything it seems that hardly the food goes below the food pipe and it pains a lot doctor has suggested cyclopam, colligon o and mucaine tablet. I am having history of asthama can these medicines have a side effect on asthma
Updated 19 days ago.
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Nexpro 20 Side Effects
what are the uses and side effects of nexpro 20. Is it safe to take it for long duration ## Nexpro contains the active ingredient Esomeprazole, it is a proton pump inhibitor that is used to reduce the amount of acid produced by the stomach, to treat or prevent such conditions as heartburn, GERD, ulcers and gastritis. Normally, they are used for short-term treatment, about 12 to 16 weeks, because there also can be problems if you do not produce enough stomach acid to properly digest your food. Though, if the conditions have no been rectified, they can be used for longer periods, but only if your doctor approves such continued usage. Side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, stomach pain and flatulence. Learn more: Are there any other questions? ## acidity in stomach ## sir, what are t...
Updated 28 days ago in Esomeprazole.
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