Metamucil - does it accelerate acid reflux?
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Dec 7, 2020.
I suffer from GERD and sometimes when I take Metamucil I get acid reflux in my lower esophagus (near the sphincter valve). Is this common?
Yes, you may experience symptoms of acid reflux/heartburn or bloating while using Metamucil.
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