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Old 04-03-2007, 09:24 AM   #1
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is this a symptom of gerd

i have recently started to get a heavy feeling on my chest, as tho someone is sitting on me. it dosn't last long but i wondered if it was a symptom of gerd.
i also get a lot of pain in my upper chest that can move into my shoulders. my right side is usually worse then my left.
i have had my heart checked and that was fine.

does anyone else with gerd get these symptoms.

many thanks

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Old 04-03-2007, 12:15 PM   #2
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Re: is this a symptom of gerd

many things are associated with chest pain/burning. it's usually hard to tell, but that's part of GERD symptons.

Old 04-03-2007, 09:01 PM   #3
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Re: is this a symptom of gerd

I do... but just as john said it can be alot of things... you should have a gastro diagnose you properly just to be sure...

Old 04-04-2007, 01:05 AM   #4
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Re: is this a symptom of gerd

i have been diagnoised with acid reflux and am currently on 20mg omeprozole and gaviscon advance as and when needed.
i just wondered if acid reflux/gerd can cause the symptoms i have describe above.
thanks for you replies

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