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Having mild acid reflux with light heartburn. Need a permanent cure - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 23-Oct-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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Practicing since : 2005
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User:Hello Doctor,
I am facing mild acidity reflux with sometime light heartburn from past 3 months. I was took some antacid tablets for few weeks at initial time. But, now I am not taking any tablets. Since, I feel mild heart burn at evening time for few minutes and it may disappear when I took some food. Although, I have gone thru with endoscopy and found no ulcer. Pls advice for the permanent cure.
Doctor:Let me read this query
User:Hi Dr. Pls
Doctor:Ok you need a 4 to 8 week treatment
Doctor:with Proton Pump Inhibitors
Doctor:Also please follow these
User:I see, which would be the preferred medicine..
Doctor:Omeprazole, Pantoprozole are preferred
Doctor:Ask your doctor to prescribe
Doctor:Hello are you there
Doctor:I have to close the window as you are not responding
User:Sorry Doctor.. I was hanged on a call..
User:Also, you mentioned to follow something.. what are those ?
Doctor:Do not lie down after food
Doctor:No trigger foods like peppermint, coffee, fried stuff, garlic, tomato
Doctor:Loose clothes
Doctor:3 hour gap between meal and bed
Doctor:slow and relaxed meal
Doctor:no hurry, no worry and no curry
Doctor:this is generally told to patients
User:Great, Since, I can take Egg, Tea ?
User:ok thank you..
Doctor:Thank you for visiting me
Doctor:Bye for now
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