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would temazepam agrovate an Hiatus hernia and cause large

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would temazepam agrovate an Hiatus hernia and cause large pain
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Shah replied 2 years ago.
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Thanks for your question. Please provide me the following information so that I can address your concern appropriately.

What kind of symptoms are you experiencing and how long have you been on temazepam?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
This is only the second night have taken one 5mg tablet,to help me sleep and I did not want to take any more just in case.Very bad Hiatus pain,as I sometimes get.I have been prescribed Temazepam to help me sleep because I have given up mall my medication and feel great.I use to take Tramadol 2x200mg m/r,Pregabalin 3x75mg capsules,Venlafaxine 75mg m/r and baclofen 3x50m/g?.All of these were for cronic pain syndrome o/arthritus and several more.I reduced these slowly under my G.P'S suprevision and finished about 4 weeks ago.Since then I have been awake almost every night,sometimes no sleep for 5 days,feeling wide awake,so my G.P. started me on the Temazepam.
Expert:  Dr. Shah replied 2 years ago.
The way you are describing, it seems like you are taking about acid reflux or heartburn.
Is it a burning type of pain that you experience in your upper abdomen/central chest?
Do you feel pain when you press in your upper abdomen? Any nausea, vomiting, or fever?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I have an Hiatus Hernia and suffer with acid reflux,yes, this is the pain I am talking about,but would the Temazepam cause this?.
Expert:  Dr. Shah replied 2 years ago.
I am sorry to hear about your symptoms. The symptoms that you are experiencing is acid reflux/heartburn. Any medication that can irritate your upper stomach can cause this symptom. Temazepam is one of those medications that can cause irritation leading to those symptoms. However, taking temazepam twice may not worse the severity of hiatal hernia. Your symptom is due to irritation and it will improve as you discontinue the meds. You can talk to your doctor about it. Please let me know if you have any other question for me.
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