Heartburn

7 Aug

Most likely cause: Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) But it could be a sign of : esophagus or stomach cancer. Symptoms of heartburn can include burning pain or discomfort in the stomach, upper abdomen, chest and/or throat…and/or excessive burping, bloating or … Read More »

Heartburn-(PPIs)

7 May

Proton pump inhibitors (PPI) are the most effective medications for the treatment of chronic acid reflux (gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD) and peptic ulcer. They work by blocking the production of stomach acid, too much of which can cause a … Read More »