Learn about gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and acid reflux, including reflux-friendly recipes, tips for dining out, treatments, and more.
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Many people reach for over-the-counter antacids and medications to ease physical discomfort after eating a big platter of, say, fried and greasy food.
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Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are medications commonly used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
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In the long term, taking PPIs can lead to some concerning side effects.
Gravity and stillness can make reflux much more dangerous at night.
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Reflux is very common during pregnancy, and can happen during any trimester.