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Tips to control acid reflux - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: GERD
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   i have been diagonised with gerd disease
Doctor :   ok
User :   what shud i do to control my acid reflux
Doctor :   Non pharmacological measures- this you need to observe daily
Doctor :   avoid eating full stomach
Doctor :   frequent small meals
Doctor :   not to lie down soon after having food
Doctor :   to keep the head end elevated for 6 inches
Doctor :   not to consume spicy and fatty and oily food stuffs
User :   i hav evaded fundoplication and the doc says i have a barrot which might be dangerous. any serious implications with that
Doctor :   Barret esophagus is a predisposing factor foe the esophageal malignant condition

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