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this sounds like severe acid reflux.
you need to see a doctor about this
you can try over the counter acid blockers like prilosec or nexium or zantac
and you have to change your diet to avoid alcohol, spicy foods, sodas, fried foods, tomato sauces
and see if you need stronger stomach acid blockers like prescription 40mg Nexium or Prilosec.
how old are you?
do you have a doctor you can see
you might need an upper endoscopy scope procedure to look down into your esophagus to check for acid damage to your stomach and esophagus.
have you tried any of the over the counter acid blockers I mentioned?
it depends on your symptoms and if they get better with acid blockers.
yes, bad acid reflux which doesn't get treated can damage the esophagus over time.
let me know if you have other questions.
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