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Tingling in the throat, frequent burping. Taking zantac.History of gall bladder removal. Are these related?

now I have this fuzzy feeling in my jaw down to my chin , left side, with a tight feeling in my throat, burping all the time, with little relief. Taking ZANTAC some relief, Have been a long time gerd pt, on Nexium , have had oesphagitis in the past with bleeding,have had the scopes ect last one about 2 years ago. Had my gall bladder out 1 year ago,post op my gerd stopped, so have not had any nexium since. Reflux started again about 2 months ago only every now and then. Do have a neck problem, my gallbladder was intrahepatic, and upside down.
Asked On : Mon, 4 Mar 2013
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Hello! Thanks for putting your query in HCM. I am a Gastroenterologist (DM).

For GERD you have to restart tab neksium along with prokinetic agent like domperidone

Few more tips for GERD:
1.Avoid fatty meals
2. Don’t lie down soon after meals for at least half hour
3.Take small and frequent meals, instead of full meals at a time
4. wear loose clothes
5. If you are overweight or obese do weight reduction with dieting and exercise

Removal of cholecystectomy is not related with GERD

I hope you are not taking analgesic of class NSAID, as they also lead to gastritis. If you are taking if feasible change them to either tramadol plus paracetamol or COX-2 inhibitor like etoricoxib

I hope I have answered your query and this will help you. If you have any further query I will be happy to answer that too. Remain in touch and get-well soon.
Answered: Fri, 30 Aug 2013
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