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Untreated heartburn can lead to serious conditions

Heartburn is a primary symptom of GERD which untreated can lead to erosive esophagitis. Experts recommend that the most effective drug available - PPI Nexium - should be used rather than common over the counter drugs as this ensures the best chance of recovery.

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About: Untreated heartburn can lead to serious conditions

Date: 27 September 2004

Source: Medical News Today

URL: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/medicalnews.php?newsid=14083

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