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Esophageal Spasm Questions
Related terms: Nutcracker esophagus, Diffuse esophageal spasms
We found 20 questions associated with the 'Esophageal Spasm' topic.
Posted 7 Dec 2012 by • 3 answers
what is the best medication and is the lump and pain normal to stay continous Thanks
Posted 18 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
I was diagnosed with severe gastroparesis, and also esophageal spasms, and chronic constipation. So, I haven't gone in several days, despite daily Lizness and Miralax. I am currently doing prep for colonoscopy. I already drink massive amounts of water, so not concerned about dehydration. So I ...
Esophageal Spasm - I can't take it anymore. The pain is too much. It used to be once in a while. Now
Posted 15 Jul 2016 by • 1 answer
... it is every day. I can't eat. I can't sleep. I give up. I made the mistake of going to a doctor and they had a field day with all their expensive tests. They pronounced me healthy (no gerd, no hernia, no blockage). And here I am at 3AM in terrible pain. I am trying a Vegan Diet. It ...
Posted 19 May 2016 by • 0 answers
My doctor recently prescribed diltiazem for esophageal spasms but I am nervous about taking this because my blood pressure usually runs around 90/60. I am afraid this will lower my blood pressure too much. Any ideas?
Posted 28 Jul 2012 by • 5 answers
... have had at least one of these spasms during a severe gerd attack. But due to also having been diagnosed with costochondritis (inflamation of the cartalidge in the ribs) I cannot tell if I'm still having mild spasms. All these issues happened after the severe gerd attack. I take PPI's ...
Posted 17 Sep 2015 by • 1 answer
... Doctors. IM ON PANTOPRAZOLE40MG,METOCLOPRAMIDE 10MG ANDTRAZODONE 50MG. ONE DAY IM OK THAT NIGHT IM UP ALLLLLL! NIGHT. IM SICK AND TRIED FROM BEEN SICK AND TRIED UP ALL NIGHT DON'T HELP AT ALL
Posted 16 May 2015 by • 1 answer
Posted 17 Apr 2012 by • 7 answers
Also have reflux from both the esophogus and hiatal hernia. Has been about 3 years and is continuing to get worse. Spasms cause my throat to close and is nick named "nutcracker disease." This has been a drug recommened instead of surgery to try first. I need to know the pros and cons on ...
Posted 22 May 2014 by • 3 answers
Hello, My father suffers from what we believe is nutcracker esophagus. Does anyone here know if that disorder can be caused by anxiety? His Doctors have run out of answers
Posted 20 Jul 2014 by • 3 answers
... the ER. Not in pain, but cannot swallow anything. What can I do to get it to relax?
Posted 3 Jun 2014 by • 1 answer
... controlled now with meds, the meds themselves make life miserable, any changes in meds since antispasmodics and amytriptaline? I take the first won't take the second, I'm addition I take an acid reducer and an acid binder
Posted 28 Nov 2012 by • 1 answer
I just started Imdur yesterday for esophageal spasms and I am wondering how long it takes to get relief from the chest pains. I haven't gotten any relief yet. I am on the lowest dose available (30mg) to start with.
Has anyone been prescribed Nortriptyline for esophageal spasm? I will begin trying it (10mg) and am?
Posted 13 Mar 2013 by • 1 answer
... concerned about side effects of any tricyclic. I am curious about others' experiences using it for the esoph. spasms.
Posted 9 Apr 2013 by • 2 answers
... nitro and a antispasmodic, they don't really help. I asked my doctor for a prescription for something for the pain and she said it would not help the pain. I am frustrated that she could not understand the pain level from these spasams. Anyone else have problems getting the point across to ...
Posted 25 Mar 2013 by • 1 answer
... treating for esophagus spasm