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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 1 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
Having an esophageal bx in May. Dr. said 5 days off plavix before procedure. I have a gastro Dr. in Nashville and a vascular dr. in Knoxville who I have just seem recently in Feb. My question is don't these two Dr's need to get together via e-mail or phone to advise me the best approach ...
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.
Posted 6 Jan 2017 by • 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 • 0 answers
Posted 18 Dec 2016 by • 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 29 Feb 2016 by • 2 answers
Posted 17 Oct 2016 by • 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 18 Jul 2016 by • 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 • 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 • 0 answers
dr gave baclofen 10mg is need to know if this medicen is really for this condition
Posted 24 Apr 2016 by • 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 • 2 answers
Is there a recommended medicine to help with spasms of the esophagus? Thanks Kevin
Posted 24 Apr 2016 by • 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 • 0 answers