Using your phone's internet browser
go to:  qna.rediff.com
Click and drag this link to
the Home icon in your browser.
Q.

Can u suggest any treatment for acid reflux

Tags: money, health, science
Asked by Satya Pandey, 14 May '10 08:29 am
  Invite a friend  |  
  Save  |  
 Earn 10 points for answering
Answer this question  Earn 10 points for answering    
4000 characters remaining  
  
    
Keep me signed inNew User? Sign up

Answers (3)

1.

Acid reflux, also known as "reflux esophagitis", is an inflammation of the esophagus caused by regurgitation of the contents of the stomach. Acid reflux is most often recognized by its symptom of "heartburn".
Also called "Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease" (GERD), as well as "reflux" or "reflux esophagitis", it is a problem almost everyone experiences at some time - it occurs when acid from the stomach backs up into the esophagus - some people experience it in a severe and frequent manner.
Drugs are not the answer in this case. Many of us may have forgotten that the drug "Propulsid" was often used for this acid reflux and subsequently pulled from the market a few years ago after causing many deaths.
What should one do to remedy acid reflux? Following a detoxification diet, drinking about 1 gallon of filtered water daily along with high doses of quality probiotics goes a long way toward restoring normal stomach function for most people. Normally, you should try to drink enough water e ...more
Answered by Pardeep kapoor, 14 May '10 08:42 am

 
  
Report abuse
Useful
 (1)
Not Useful
 (0)
Your vote on this answer has already been received
2.

Easy home remedy is--- eat light, eat at least 2-3 hours before you go to bed. Keep your head little bit higher than rest of your body while sleeping...:-)
Answered by Jiya Sahgal, 14 May '10 08:35 am

 
  
Report abuse
Useful
 (1)
Not Useful
 (0)
Your vote on this answer has already been received
3.

Potato is naturally alkaline. It contains potassium salt which restricts acidity. The patients of acidity can reduce their problem by taking potatoes regularly with meals. Take roasted or boiled potatoes only.

Simple home remedy for acid reflux: Tea is harmful for the patients of acidity.

Good home remedies for acid reflux: Carrot juice cures acidosis.

Natural remedy for acid reflux: Eating a clove after meals in the morning and evening is beneficial.

Effective herbal home remedies for acid reflux: In case of sour burps because of heat, drinking radish juice mixed with sugar candy powder will be beneficial.
...more
Answered by anil garg, 08 Nov '10 07:54 pm

 
  
Report abuse
Useful
 (0)
Not Useful
 (0)
Your vote on this answer has already been received

Ask a Question

Get answers from the community

600 characters remaining

Related Answer

Q.
A

Bahut PAKATA hain re SAMBHA :)Apple products serve as an immediate source of energy because of the sugars that the fruit carries. Apples and fresh app..more

Answered by urmila