I have acid reflux, does anyone know why pepcid ac says you cant take it for more than 14 days? if i take one pill every morning i dont get it, its been two weeks and it says to contact a doctor, but why ?
I have had bad nausea just about everyday with sour stomach, acid stomach and some acid in my throat. My stomach is upset all the time lately almost everyday. I went to the E.R and they have done blood test, xray of my stomach, even an ultrasound and they all came back normal. They just sent me home with promethezine for the nausea. I have a G.I appointment on Friday. What should I tell my doctor and what can he prescribe me for the unbearable nausea? I have tried over the counter medicines and nothing seems to be working anymore not even the pepcid ac.
I have been experiencing heartburn lately and occasionally have to take something. I have tried and like the way Pepcid AC - Regular Strength works. Every Once in a while my heartburn seems worse and I have a little acid reflux. Would it be safe to take 2 tablets within 2 hours? I would not take more than the 2 tablets in the 24 hour period recommended. My doctor knows about this situation and has agreed that I can take the Pepcid. Barb
I am taking a zpac for cold and had indigestion this morning so I took a Pepcid ac. It is time to take the antibiotic and just noticed it said not to take with antacid. Is Pepcid considered an antacid. I took the Pepcid about four hours ago so is it safe to take the antibiotic?
i had a monometry done not that long ago and was told that i have scleroderma of the esophagus. basically the muscles of my esophagus are not working. i throw up food days after i eat it and have digestive and esophogeal issues that wont disappear. i have lupus and crest syndrome. i was told by my doctor that i may have to have a feeding tube placed under the problem area of my esophagus or part of my esophagus removed. What is going on?
my son has acute achLasia. his esophagus is now stretched out so he has small pockets on both sides. he has already had the stretching and clipping of the muscle. the doctor now days he has to have his esophgus cut out and his stomach pulled up. he is 42 yrs old,5'8" and weighs on a good day 130 #'s. we are afraid that he will die by having this operation because he will even loose more weight. what do we do
Hello: About a week ago I began to feel a slight pressure in the top of my stomach. The pain spread up through my esophagus and into my neck, but it also made my arm hurt. This concerned me and I went to the doctor who performed an EKG and cardiac enzymes which were normal. The next day I began to belch up acid into my throat and it left a bitter taste in my mouth. The belching has continued and now I have full blown heartburn. Nothing seems to help and the pain in my arm, although not severe, has continued. Should I be concerned about my heart, or does this seem purely gastrointestinal?
Dear Doctor, for my Father, he has difficulty swallowing due to block in end of esophagus connecting to stomach.. ie..long segment 14cm in length eccentric bowl valve thickening noted in lower 3rd segment of esophagus with extension into the gastro esophageal junction, lesser curvature and greater curvature of the stomach causing irregular luminal narrowing. pls suggest a cure for this. thanks Doctor
I have a pain on the right side of chest more toward the back. I feel it when I take a deep breath, or cough . and it feels almost like a sore because food brushes against the affected areas as its going down. It feel like irs between the right...
Hi doctor, I am 36 years of age with 71 kg as weight and 5 ft 8 inch height. since last 1 year at times I feel burning sensation around heart area which lasts for 5-10 minutes.its occurenCe is twice and thrice in 15 days. I have got all checkup...
Approximately the last ten years I developed a problem swallowing food. I eat slow and chew my food but 2 to 3 times a year the food gets impacted at back of my throat. It's like I can't breath and have to stick my finger down my throat to vomit...