Heartburn

What is Heartburn?

Heart burn as the name suggest has nothing to do with the heart. When the gastric contents get refluxed in the lower part of the esophagus , due to the acidity on the gastric fluid , the mucosa of the esophagus gets inflamed and thus a burning sensation we feel in the lower sternal region is known as heart burn.

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Can I take more than 150 mg of zantac. Have Dr. appt. Tues. but am having terrinle heartburn...

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YOu can take up to 300mg in a day!

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My boyfriend has not been able to poop. He even took suppositories to try and go. He takes a lot of rolaids for heartburn. He finally went two...

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A side effect of Rolaids!

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I am having terrible heartburn. Should I try Prevacid?

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Yes take it.

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Yes you cantake Lansprazole [prevacid) 30 mg stat dose...

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