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Posted 14 Apr 2015 by • 2 answers
I had esophagus cancer surgery 4 years ago. I was prescribed Nexium 40mg twice per day. Last month my ins company switched me to Esomeprazole Mag DR 40 mg once per day. I understood there was no generic for Nexium.
Posted 29 Feb 2016 by • 2 answers
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I have been diagnosed with stage 4 cirrhosis. I had 1 surgery after I vomited blood and another 9 months later with I vomited again. With ascites and esophagus the second time. I recently had a miscarriage and my bloating wouldn't go down and it’s hard in the middle so I figure ...
Posted 26 Apr 2015 by • 3 answers
... feel the heartburn so often stated, but experience this side pain/spasms, sharp pain that extends up from the low back along the shoulder blade, as well as a sensation of pressure pushing through my back, behind myhiatal hernia
Barrett's Esophagus - what is the best medication to reverse and eventually cure Barretts esophagus?
Posted 5 Sep 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 6 Jan 2017 by • 2 answers
... am trying to modify my diet and finding it hard when you are supposed to quit so many foods. Any good resources for GERD recipies?
Posted 22 Aug 2017 by • 2 answers
I have a continuing problem with fungus infections in my esophagus and the doctor put me on a fluconazole 200mg for 3 months. Is it ok to take it that long.
Posted 1 Aug 2018 by • 1 answer
I’ve been on Zoloft since May 11th starting with 25mg. At first I felt the shakes and more anxious than usual, this lasted for a week or two and then started to feel myself again. 2 months later my doc suggested increasing my way to 75mg. Starting with 50mg for 2 weeks then 75mg with hopes of ...
Posted 31 Aug 2018 by • 2 answers
I have a dilated bile duct and some slight bleeding in my stomach. Is Xeljanz safe for me? My mother has had breast cancer and multiple myeloma and my father and sister are recovering from esophagus cancer, so any drug that even mentions any cancer scares me. My doctor says its fine, but he's ...
Barrett's Esophagus - How is this different from GERD? I have had a burning stomach all the way from
Posted 28 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
... my belly button to the back of my throat for years. Omeprazole does absolutely nothing. Does this sound familiar to anyone? I also have bloating excessive gas, my stomache hurts if I eat it even hurts when I don't eat.
I had Barrett's esophagus for several years. Had a scope and was apparently cured. Can it come back?
Posted 29 Dec 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 3 Oct 2014 by • 3 answers
Hi i am new to the group and just wondering if anyone can help me. I have been suffering for severe sudden chest pains for over 20 years andhad all tests possible, have now been told it is esophagus spasms. I get it so bad that it reduces me to a complete wreak , i suffered a severe mental ...
Posted 23 Oct 2014 by • 2 answers
I also take Dexilant 60MG for GERD & Barrett's Esophagus.
Posted 2 Mar 2015 by • 1 answer
I am interested in any treatment and medications you have found successful and what type of doctor you've found who is familiar with the disease.
Has anyone used Reglan for nausea and vomiting due to Barrett' I am desperate but reviews scared me?
Posted 4 Nov 2015 by • 2 answers
... constant nausea, due to Barrett's esophagus??? desperate, needing help!