Chest or Back Pain

Daily Health News Recent studies indicate that some asthma medications may promote gastric reflux. For example, prednisone and albuterol can possibly decrease the contracting abilities of the esophageal sphincter, thus allowing reflux. Occasional heartburn or reflux can be treated with over-the-counter antacids or medications, such as H2-receptor blockers (like Pepcid AC) or proton pump inhibitors […]

GERD Symptoms List: Cough, Chest Pain, Nausea, Sore Throat, and More

The device retracts the gastric cardia and valve-like effect [89]. TIF was found to reduce the number of post-prandial TLESRs, the number of TLESRs associated with reflux, and EGJ distensibility, leading to a reduction of the number and proximal extent of reflux episodes and improvement of acid exposure. The anti-reflux effect of TIF proved to […]

Chest or Back Pain

Daily Health News Recent studies indicate that some asthma medications may promote gastric reflux. For example, prednisone and albuterol can possibly decrease the contracting abilities of the esophageal sphincter, thus allowing reflux. Occasional heartburn or reflux can be treated with over-the-counter antacids or medications, such as H2-receptor blockers (like Pepcid AC) or proton pump inhibitors […]