Heart Burn / Indigestion

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Heart Burn / Indigestion Overview

Heartburn, also known as acid indigestion,[2] is a burning sensation in the central chest or upper central abdomen.[3][4][5] The pain often rises in the chest and may radiate to the neck, throat, or angle of the jaw. Heartburn is usually due to regurgitation of gastric acid (gastric reflux) into the esophagus and is the major symptom of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).[6] In about 0.6% of cases it is a symptom of ischemic heart disease.[7] Contents 1 Definition 2 Differential di...

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L194 is not Famotidine
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I also found a round pill that is smooth, round but not flat and has L194 on one side... The other side is blank. I remember taking them I thought for pain but i threw away the bottle.. I don't believe It's for heartburn... Help ## 20mgs of Famotidine is exactly what these tablets are, I have a bottle right here, because I take them every day for GERD and gastritis. Learn more Famotidine details here. These are a generic for Pepcid. Is there anything else I can help with? ## If you don't "believe" that's what they are then you shouldn't post a response here. You should post based on facts. ## Generic Pepcid. Find them at Walmart for $4 per 100. ## Of all the countless sites, I like your philosophy on privacy best. Thank you. ## L194 is also tramadol which is ...
Updated 3 minutes ago in Famotidine.
Extreme loss of appetite and duodentis: Ecosprin Side Effects
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My father is 69 years old and has been taking Ecosprin 75 mg for about an year. He for about a month is suffering with indigestion, loss of appetite and diarrhea. His food intake became extremely low gradually and for few days he almost stopped eating anything. He is now on food supplement. Doctors found that he has duodentis. His liver, kidney and other tests are normal. Cloud you please suggest me, if duodentis could lead to such extreme or there are other tests we should go for. ## Well, one of the predominant symptoms of Duodenitis is stomach pain and that could certainly cause him to suffer a loss of appetite and lead to the other symptoms. You can learn more about it here: What other treatments have they suggested? ## My name is t.s tyagi .I m 66year old.doctor advice to take ECOS...
Updated 49 minutes ago.
Rabeprazole Levosulpiride
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I have been prescribed Rabonik plus,( rabeprazole sodium IP 20 mg +levosulpride 75 mg) for 30 days for acute acidity and stomach pain. Is levosulpiride helpful for my condition? ## have been prescribed Rabonik plus,( rabeprazole sodium IP 20 mg +levosulpride 75 mg) for 30 days for acute acidity and stomach pain. Is levosulpiride helpful for my condition? ## have been prescribed Rabonik plus,( rabeprazole sodium IP 20 mg +levosulpride 75 mg) for 30 days for acute acidity and stomach & cheist pain like pin piercing. Pain sarts from upper stomach to neck. We have gastrities ulcer, Is levosulpiride helpful for my condition? ## Levosulpiride is also a prokinetic, which means it helps with gastro-intestinal motility, to keep stuff from just sitting in the stomach and intestines, it helps ...
Updated 2 hours ago in Rabeprazole.
famotidine side effects
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I have been on famotidine for about 6 weeks and the one side effect ringing in the ears are horrible. The ringing is so loud, I'm thinking of not taking it anymore.
Updated 14 hours ago in Famotidine.
oblong light purple pill with ~P~ on one side
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Anybody know what this pill is? Have looker on various pill identification sites and can't find it. ## Hi Kristi, I understand that your description denotes squiggly lines ~ on either side of the "P". Was that intentional or did you just put those there to single out the "P"? There is an oblong light purple pill with a "P" on one side sitting above an underscore _ This particular pill is identified as an OTC heartburn reliever made by Procter & Gamble, commonly known as Prilosec (containing 20.6 mg of omeprazole magnesium). If you could please post back with any additional information on the squiggly lines that would be great. I hope this helps! ## I have a pill that is Pink oblong with the imprint 'P' and two swirly lines on both sides almost lik...
Updated 2 days ago in Prilosec.
is levosulpiride addictive
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I am unable to find out if levosulpiride is addictive. I was prescribed this when I was in Costa Rica and it worked great for my dyspepsia nausea. It is classified as a substituted benzamide. I am in Canada and the drug is not available here. I would like to know what it's half life is and if it's addictive. ## No, this medication is not addictive, as listed by the U.S. FDA and it's half life is approximately 9.7 hours. Its typical side effects may include dizziness, headache, flatulence, stomach pain and diarrhea. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Thanks ever so much for this information. I do appreciate it. It has been most difficult to find any information on levosulpiride. It is not available in Canada. When I was in Costa Rica I did find it incredibly helpful w...
Updated 2 days ago in Lansoprazole.
which one is better
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actually i was taking rabeprazole+levosulpiride tablets for long but lately i visited the doctor again so he just prescribed me medicine in which only levosulpiride is there now i am wondering what is the scene to remove rabeprazole from it..is levosupliride is better alone?
Updated 3 days ago in Rabeprazole.
Nexpro 20 Side Effects
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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 5 days ago in Esomeprazole.
Altrosec and weight gain
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Hi I am taking altrosec 20mg daily for acid reflux.I have a chronic condition and need to take the altrosec for a long time.I am gaining weight but the doc says altrosec does not cause weight gain.I eat very healthy .very concerned because I gained about 6 kg over 7 months.
Updated 11 days ago.
Pre Probiotic Capsules Vibact
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Can I take this product to treat chronic indigestion and irritable bowel syndrome ? ## Probiotics, such as those in Vibact are given to treat various gastro-intestinal problems, such as diarrhea. Whether or not it will help you with your medical issues is something you can only find out by trying it. They are not known to be harmful. Learn more: Are there any other questions? ## I am suffering from IBS,and gas problem heart burn,Doctor advised me to use Pantacid DSR,and Probiotics,since16moths iam using Pantacid DSR daily one capsule,can i continue,this,please advice ## Im taking vibact for diorreha as per doctors advice is it safe for heart patients? ## Good doctor. No doctor in my life had ever recommended probiotics. They take a while but have the potential to relieve all digestive d...
Updated 15 days ago.

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