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Can acid reflux cause the roof of your mouth to burn 24 hrs

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can acid reflux cause the roof of your mouth to burn 24 hrs a day? I thought I had
"burning mouth syndrome" but now i think it could be Baretts Esophagus
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 6 months ago.

Hi there,
This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
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Severe acid reflux can cause burning mouth syndrome.

Barrett's esophagus is also due to the same problem.

Are you on a PPI?

High dose PPI is recommended.
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