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  • 10 days ago

    Omeprazole?

    I have been on Prilosec for a year & would love to wean off. I am now on generic omeprazole. I could swear my symptoms of gerd are not controlled the same way. Is this possible, that generic is weaker or is this all in my head? Thank you for responding!
  • 25 days ago

    Overview of gastroesophageal reflux disease

    Gastroesophageal reflux disease is a common medical condition in which acid from the stomach leaks into the esophagus. The disease usually occurs because the esophageal ring muscles become weak. Read the following article to learn more about this disease. Gastroesophageal reflux disease is a condition of esophageal irritation or inflammation caused by acid secreted from the stomach. Most people can control the discomfort caused by gastroesophageal reflux caused by lifestyle changes or medications....
  • 25 days ago

    Pediatric Hiatal Hernia Surgery

    Our 11 year old son has been troubled with reflux since he was a baby. Two years ago after an upper and lower endo, he was diagnosed with GERD and IBS. Since, he has been on different medications but still has periodic digestive problems (stomach aches, frequent bowel movements, "wet burps", etc.). We took him back to the Pediatric Gastrologist a couple of months ago and a second upper endo was done, this time with bravo. This showed some scaring in the lower esophagus and a large Hiatal....
  • 2 months ago

    Linx surgery

    Has anyone had the link surgery? was it In US or another country?
  • 2 months ago

    Upper Endoscopy Results

    Upper endoscopy (9am) Fasting since 10:30pm the night before. Esophagus: Food Esophogitis Hiatal hernia Stomach: Food (residue)/ bezoar Duodenum: Erythematous (hypersonic) They took biopsies. Should I be worried? I don’t know if I should call my doctor now or just wait for biopsies to come in. It has been a week now and I have been really sick. I've been nauseous all the time. I have a burning feeling from my stomach to my throat. I constantly feel over full and bloated. I try to make myself....
  • 2 months ago

    Nausea Help

    I'm suffering from severe nausea from something I ate. It is currently the middle of the night and I simply wish for relief and to sleep and feel better in the morning. My question is whether anyone has experience with taking more than 2 gravols in less than 4 hours. I wish to take a third pill and took the other 2 approx. 2-2.5 hours ago.
  • 3 months ago

    Searching for help

    Hi I'm hoping someone can help or have the same problem and can give me ideas off what can help me I've had this condition for 9 years and been to so many hospital and noone can find out what it is I've had many tests and all can back ok now the problem I have is I go toilet a hell off a lot about 9 years ago I was on a injection called humria for my skin and after 6 months I noticed a slight change in my bowel movements and was told to take a coupe off loperimide and u be alright then....
  • 3 months ago

    Chest pain

    There are times I have chest pain near heart and right side of jaw hurts. I find that way to stop it is to make my stomach belch. What is this? Was suggest a bubble forms at top of stomach.
  • 3 months ago

    Stomach pain

    For months now I have had generalized stomach pain. I have to go to the bathroom multiple times a day every time I eat it hurts. I have just now started to have pain on the left side and it hurts to be pressed on. I have a cat scan coming up and gi appointment. Anyone else is you have had the symptoms and have been diagnosed with something please tell me.
  • 3 months ago

    Is this GERD!?

    So been having issues with bad acid reflux and trouble swallowing food or liquid sometimes...even get dizzy lightheaded feeling alot...so scared... please help.