1 A study carried out in Karachi, Pakistan showed that the overall frequency of gastroesophageal reflux
symptoms was 24%, among these 58% were males and 42% were females.
Dental erosion caused by silent gastroesophageal reflux
Body-mass index and symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux
disease manifests itself as severe heartburn cause= d by acid refluxing up into the esophagus from the stomach or the regurgitation of stomach contents back up into the esophagus.
Although only 15% of the participants reported a history of gastroesophageal reflux
, ambulatory pH monitoring revealed that 41% of patients in the placebo group and 40% in the esomeprazole group had evidence of reflux.
Long-term Outcome of Medical and Surgical Therapies for Gastroesophageal Reflux
Disease: Follow-up of a Randomized Controlled Trial.
AXID[R] Oral Solution is a treatment for endoscopically diagnosed esophagitis, including erosive and ulcerative esophagitis and associated heartburn due to gastroesophageal reflux
disease (GERD) for up to 8 weeks.
Currently indicated for the treatments of gastric ulcer, duodenal ulcer as well as an adjunct to Helicobacter pylori eradication, Takepron is now available for the treatment of non-erosive gastroesophageal reflux
Heartburn and acid regurgitation are the two main symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux
disease (GERD), which affects one in five people in the United States weekly and costs the health care industry $10 billion a year.
Formula thickened with rice cereal decreases the number of postprandial emesis episodes in infants with gastroesophageal reflux
disease (GERD) (SOR: B, small RCT).
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LANCASTER - A new, nonsurgical procedure is being performed at Antelope Valley Hospital on people with gastroesophageal reflux
disease, also known as GERD or acid reflux.
Other overall health conditions linked to BMS include anemia, gastroesophageal reflux
disease, undiagnosed diabetes, nutritional deficiencies, hormonal imbalance and a yeast or candida infection in the mouth.
Rapid food intake produces more gastroesophageal reflux
than eating slowly, with nonacid reflux the predominant factor in the first postprandial hour, according to a presentation at Digestive Disease Week 2003.