Acid Reflux (GERD) Treatment

Treatment options for acid reflux disease are extremely varied, ranging from diet and lifestyle habits to medication to surgery. Here you'll find the basics about each of your treatment options and the resources you need to find relief.

Reflux Treatment Basics

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    Treatment Options for Reflux
    Some say medication is the only way to control acid reflux, while others swear by dietary changes and exercise. Discover options for controlling your acid reflux here.

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  • Medications
    Medications ranging from over-the-counter antacids to prescription drugs are used to treat acid reflux. Find out what your options are and which are best for you.
  • Surgery
    When other treatments don't help, surgery can provide relief for acid reflux. Get the basics about the procedures and your surgical options here.
  • Belching
    It's one of the oldest treatments in the book. Read our health encyclopedia guide to learn how belching can provide relief from acid reflux.

Acid Reflux Treatment: Videos

Quiz - GERD quiz: How much do you know about acid reflux treatment?

It's best to wait ________ hour(s) after eating dinner before going to bed.