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Do GI Cocktails Really Work?

GI cocktails may help with indigestion. The antacid mixture includes liquid lidocaine and Donnatal. Some researchers, however, aren’t that convinced. A gastrointestinal (GI) cocktail, also known as a gastric cocktail, is a combination of different...

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Heartburn Treatment

From medication to lifestyle changes, heartburn treatment starts with understanding your options. Discover strategies for prevention and quick relief.

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Side Effects of Proton Pump Inhibitors

Learn about how proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) work and the possible side effects if they are used long-term. Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are a group of drugs whose purpose it is to reduce stomach acid. They have been used to treat a wide of...

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Uses of the Medication Reglan

Reglan (Metoclopramide) is a medicine that increases the movements or contractions of the stomach and intestines. Learn more. Reglan (Metoclopramide) is a medicine that increases the movements or contractions of the stomach and intestines. When...

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What to Know About Protonix (Pantoprazole)

Protonix (pantoprazole) is a proton pump inhibitor drug that is used to treat gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and erosive esophagitis. Protonix (generic name pantoprazole) is a type of drug that’s called a proton pump inhibitor. This...

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What to Know About Prilosec (Omeprazole)

Prilosec is a proton-pump inhibitor used to treat ulcers, GERD, and erosive esophagitis. Here's what to know before you take it. Prilosec (omeprazole) is a proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) used to help treat heartburn symptoms, ulcers,...

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What to Know About Zantac (Ranitidine)

Zantac (ranitidine) is a histamine blocker which treats and prevents gastroesophageal reflux and ulcers of the stomach and intestines. April 1, 2020 Update: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the recall of all medications containing...

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Which Acid Reflux Medicine Should I Use?

Acid reflux can be managed by lifestyle changes and over-the-counter medications, but sometimes prescriptions and other remedies may be needed. Acid reflux happens when what you ate comes back up through your esophagus into your throat and mouth....

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