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Gastric Reflux

Gastric Reflux: Introduction

Gastric Reflux: Condition where relaxation of the sphincter at the bottom of the oesophagus allows acidic stomach contents to enter the oesophagus, causing irritation (See also Gastro-oesophageal Reflex Disease (GORD)). More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Gastric Reflux is available below.

Symptoms of Gastric Reflux

Treatments for Gastric Reflux

  • Antacid preparations
  • Medications to reduce stomach acid production eg H2 receptor antagonists (ranitidine) or proton pump inhibitors (omeprazole)
  • Infant GERD treatments
  • Burping after breastfeeding
  • Upright position after breastfeeding
  • more treatments...»

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Gastric Reflux: Deaths

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Gastric Reflux: Complications

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Causes of Gastric Reflux

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Gastric Reflux: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Gastric Reflux

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Hospitals & Clinics: Gastric Reflux

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Gastric Reflux

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