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12/15/12 5:07 A

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I have GERD and take Nexium but still have reflux when i lay down.
I find that taking a teaspoon of bicarbonate of soda in water and that
helps to relieve the acid. I find chewing some fresh ginger helps.
Does anyone else find the same results?

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12/12/12 1:38 P

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Thank you!

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12/12/12 1:37 P

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12/12/12 1:02 P

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Hello! Thank you the reply. I seldom hear of anyone with Barrett's.
I still have heartburn once in a while, but I have food backing up into my esophagus at night when I go to bed. I suppose that I should elevate my head.
I currently take omeprozole 1x daily.
How is your doctor treating your condition?

Have a wonderful day!! Carolyn

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12/12/12 10:17 A

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12/12/12 4:19 A

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Thanks for the links!

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12/11/12 7:53 P

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Welcome to our team. I wish you well in reaching your goals, and that the Barret's behaves itself. Paying attention to lifestyle changes can help a lot with that, as well as the care from your health providers.

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12/11/12 5:39 P

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I have been diagnosed with Barret's too but my medications and life style changes are helping. Welcome to the team.

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12/11/12 2:27 P

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Hi! I am new to this but, like the rest of you, not acid reflux. Mine has been severe enough that I have Barretts Esophagus, which I am sure that you all know is not good. My gastro doc takes good care of me.... Perhaps we can all learn something new here in prevention and treatment...

Carolyn

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