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Been having bad acid reflux since yesterday. I had bad
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I had gastric sleeve surgery 6 years ago and I developed acid reflux after but it has worsen is there anything else besides revision surgery that can get rid of it. I heard taking omeprazole long term… read more
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I have had trouble when I eat. At times the food feels like
I have had trouble when I eat. At times the food feels like it is stuck half way down before it reaches my esophagus. I try to swallow to get it down but it takes a little while before it does. At tim… read more
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How can i stop from having my stomach swell so bad. Is it
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I started coughing out of no where my left side of my throat
I started coughing out of no where my left side of my throat felt like it was tighting up I keep burping for no reason… read more
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Dr. Antoneta
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I had surgery (elevated diaphragm) on October 3. I have had
I had surgery (elevated diaphragm) on October 3. I have had a issues with heart burn for years, especially after having a RNY and then DS. I take omeprazole 2x a day. I have had two hiatal hernia surg… read more
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I had this feeling something stuck in my throat for 4 months
Second opinion] I had this feeling something stuck in my throat for 4 months Been to ear nose and throat doctor 3 times he said had a very tiny bump on vocal cord witch has not changed in 4 months and… read more
Dr. Duncan
Dr. Duncan
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Doctoral Degree
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That's closest category to my ent question I guess. I have
That's closest category to my ent question I guess. I have noticed over last few months and keep in mind it could be normal but anyway if I'm working out or my just woke up and laying in bed, it's lik… read more
Dr. Duncan
Dr. Duncan
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Doctoral Degree
300 satisfied customers
I had gastric sleeve surgery may 22 2018 and 3 weeks later I
I had gastric sleeve surgery may 22 2018 and 3 weeks later I fell asleep in church and barely made it home the next morning I fell asleep while driving and wrecked my car they weaned me off my xanax a… read more
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Dr. Duncan
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Doctoral Degree
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I was sleeved on 2.15.16. At my initial consult I told the
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Bariatrics I currently have the flu and am on day 2. With
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Doctoral Degree
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I have new onset of acid reflux. Omeprazole 20mg was
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Dr. Dan
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Doctoral Degree
393 satisfied customers
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Hi Dr. Dan. :) today I have been having a lot of reflux or heartburn. I've tried tums but it doesn't help. I take prevacid otc every day as well. It's making it very hard to get my liquids and food in… read more
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Dr. Dan
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Doctoral Degree
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Dr. Dan
Bariatric Physician (MD)
Doctoral Degree
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Sharp stabbing pain, right side near bottom or rib cage.
sharp stabbing pain, right side near bottom or rib cage. Sharper pain when I sneeze or yawn or even take deep breaths.… read more
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