Monday, December 07, 2009 tammy, Community Member, asks

Q: what can you take if acid comes up in your throat and burns your throat

What can you take if acid comes up and burns your throat?

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Stephanie, Health Guide
12/ 7/09 10:03pm

If this happens infrequently it's probably no big deal. But, for years, I thought this happened to everyone, nope - it's one of my reflux things. I have noticed that it happens less since I've started meds and there are some other things I can do to help it.

For example, at my son's birthday on Sunday I ate too much and wound up refluxing up into my nose! So, small meals and not overeating is a big help. Also, I need to avoid exercising or bending over too soon after eating.

You can read more about lifestyle things here:

And here are some other articles you might find interesting:

Enjoying Summer Despite Acid Reflux

5 Drinks to Avoid with Acid Reflux

10 Foods to Avoid with Acid Reflux


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