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Posted 14 Apr 2015 by Jerry Haynes • 1 answer
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 11 days ago by Kim7765 • 1 answer
... 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 23 Dec 2016 by Denisse21 • 0 answers
Posted 18 Dec 2016 by shotzie • 0 answers
I usually have a little burping of air after eating - but now I can feel food going down esophagus and burping air as it goes - I have no acid feeling or pain of any kind, except uncomfortable pressure before the burp. I have focused on eating slowly and chewing better but still the burping and ...
Posted 17 Oct 2016 by Noniebug • 0 answers
My doctor just put me on Welchol this afternoon. He said it would heal my inflamed esophagus, but I don't see that this is addressed anywhere on this website as a treatment. It's too late tonight to call him, but I'm concerned that I'm taking the wrong medicine. Does anyone else ...
Posted 29 Feb 2016 by Happy Senior • 2 answers
Posted 18 Jul 2016 by carly46 • 0 answers
Dose it constipate you? I have not started it yet and I. Was told I. Have a peptic ulcer on the esophagus!
Posted 6 Jul 2016 by OMAC75 • 0 answers
Always tired, part of esophagus removed, gallbladder removed, precancerous and cancerous cells found, can only eat and stomach soup.
Posted 1 Jul 2016 by lissette23 • 0 answers
dr gave baclofen 10mg is need to know if this medicen is really for this condition
Posted 24 Apr 2016 by NNN • 1 answer
... for over 20 yrs,now am having swallow/coughing after any food and sometimes liquids. Had an barium swallow that showed lack of peristalsis of esophagus. Am having soft food, and still a struggle with coughing afterward. Just wondering if it is CFS related? Thanks! Thanks for any thoughts
Posted 12 May 2016 by kpala • 2 answers
Is there a recommended medicine to help with spasms of the esophagus? Thanks Kevin
Posted 24 Apr 2016 by jbd1960 • 0 answers
... difficulty swallowing food and it has of course affected my appetite. Feels like food doesn't pass through my esophagus very well. Has anyone experienced this? and is there anything I can do to minimize this problem? Thx
Posted 5 Mar 2016 by Plenero • 0 answers
Posted 9 Apr 2016 by NNN • 0 answers
I HAVE HAD fibro for 20 plus yrs. Am chocking on food and liquids, then coughing very hard. This is new to me. After a barium swallow, iwas told my esophagus muscle is not contracting . Any thoughts???
Posted 8 Jan 2016 by gulfcoast • 0 answers
I find Uribel very helpful and want to keep taking it. My problem is that it irritates my throat and causes severe hoarseness. I am wondering if there are specific ingredients in it that trigger my reactions and if somehow I can find uribel or something similar without these ingredients.