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While handling babies with acid reflux can be tricky, handling premature babies with acid reflux can be trickier. That may be changing, however. Two studies published last month in the Journal of Pediatrics have found that post-feed gastroesophageal reflux (GER) in preemies is increased when babies are placed in the right side down or supine positions . Both studies looked at acid reflux in 35-36 week premature babies using state-of-the-art impedance monitoring (unlike pH probe monitors which record acidic activity in the esophagus, impedance monitoring allows doctors to look at non-acidic as well as acidic reflux). While the idea that refluxing babies do better on their bellies isn't necessarily new information, right versus left-sided positioning has been more often contested among gastroenterologists. These two studies offer more support for belly sleeping and add to the debate of side sleeping. The fact that these studies were done in preemies is perhaps more ...
My problem is I have a sharp left back headache until now for almost 2 weeks. My first checked up was, they gave me Amoxcicillin 500mg antibiotic and Diclofenac 50mg. After 5 days I went again for a doctor .I said that the effect is nothing on me. After I drink the medicine it will be gone then after 10hours it will come again, because its 3x a day to drink. Then the Doctor change my medicine. Now he gave me MYLAN-CLARITHROMYCIN 500mg for twice a day. On the First day I drink the medicine and the side effect is diarrhea. I expected that already because the doctor told me the effect. Now its my 2nd day when i woke up I felt again the sharpness on the left back head ache. About an hour then it will be gone. I hope you can help me on this matter. I'm so bothered on it. This is the first time ive experienced. And if there are things to avoid in eating or anything I hope you can answer my question. Looking forward on it. Thank you very much! More power! Roland. &...
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