Acid reflux can cause heartburn and other symptoms that include: cough sore throat bitter taste in the back of the throat sour taste in the mouth burning and pressure that can extend up the breastbone GERD What is GERD? Your doctor may prescribe certain acid-reducing medications to reduce your symptoms.
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This is an excellent rocker/sleeper for baby with acid reflux as well. Read more 1 doctor agreed: 6 6 I take prilosec daily but have recently been feeling breakthrough heartburn, reflux in my throat and frequent heart palpitations. Serious symptoms include: a lack of weight gain refusing to eat breathing problems Call your pediatrician immediately if your infant: vomits large amounts spits up green or brown fluid has trouble breathing after spitting up To reduce reflux symptoms, your pediatrician may suggest: burping the baby a few times during a feeding giving more frequent, smaller meals keeping the baby upright for 30 minutes after eating adding up to 1 tablespoon of rice cereal to 2 ounces of infant milk (if using a bottle) changing your diet (if you are breast-feeding) changing the type of formula certain over-the-counter or prescription medicines to control symptoms You also may be referred to a pediatric gastroenterologist. It dilutes the concentration of stomach acids and reduce the intensity of the heartburn sensation. Reply 1 Replied by Michele Los Angeles, California, Usa 09/09/2009 Replied by New To All This Los Angeles, Ca 09/10/2009 Replied by Janise Los Angeles, Ca 09/23/2009 Replied by Peter B.
Nearly one in four described those symptoms as severe or very severe, while close to half of the patients surveyed said their symptoms were moderate. If you have any doubts, consult an ENT specialist to completely evaluate the throat. ... 4. Allergies If the burning sensation seems to last for weeks at a time with little response to over the counter medication or home remedies for a sore throat, you might be suffering from allergies.
Proton pump inhibitors (Prilosec, Prevacid, Protonix, Aciphex, Nexium) also reduce the amount of acid your stomach makes. Read more 1 doctor agreed: 6 6 How long can a cough last with acid reflux can it last for months? Avoiding stress now can have a pretty major impact on pain later. This periodicity of symptoms provides the rationale for intermittent treatment in patients with GERD who do not have esophagitis. According to a January 2013 study published in the "American Journal of Gastroenterology," nighttime acid reflux occurs in up to 75 percent of those who suffer from GERD. The frequency with which the symptoms occur varies. This muscular valve is known as the LES. A properly functioning LES stays closed with enough pressure to prevent harmful stomach juices from getting into the esophagus.