It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Acid Reflux / GERD Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 01-20-2009, 07:57 PM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 1
Lostwolf HB User
Can acid relux couse a sore thoat?

I have had a sore thoat off and on for about a month, it feels like its one spot on my tonsals is sore at other time its worse. I also feel pain in my chest and down into my stumach. And if it isn't what can I do? I don't have insureance.

 
Old 01-20-2009, 08:36 PM   #2
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
TEdds83's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Iowa USA
Posts: 1,891
TEdds83 HB UserTEdds83 HB UserTEdds83 HB UserTEdds83 HB UserTEdds83 HB UserTEdds83 HB User
Re: Can acid relux couse a sore thoat?

Until you get seen by a doctor I would watch your diet closely. I would get yourself some Tums, Prilosec or something like that nature. Try to destress yourself. But see a doctor when you can just to get checked out. Good luck!

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 01-20-2009, 09:09 PM   #3
Facilitator
(female)
 
MountainReader's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Out West
Posts: 3,676
MountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB User
Re: Can acid relux couse a sore thoat?

It can certainly give you a sore throat.

There are tons of posts on this board about this. They may be able to give you some helpful ideas. Try searching using the term "LPR".

LPR has symptoms that are involving the throat or breathing vs. the heartburn or lower symptoms.

In addition to watching your diet, wear loose clothes around your waist, sleep with your bed at an incline--6 inches up is more ideal, sleep on your left side, try some OTC medications. In addition to the ones listed above, supplementing with Gaviscon can also help some too.

Some people have luck with Apple Cider Vinegar. There are some good threads on that as well.

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Does your Acid Reflux lead to other conditions? furtile Acid Reflux / GERD 9 01-29-2010 01:21 PM
Heavy pounding heart beat link to acid reflux sparkyireland Acid Reflux / GERD 36 08-21-2009 09:03 AM
Dyspepsia, Acid, Pain chickie99 Acid Reflux / GERD 12 09-02-2008 02:30 PM
Sinus drainage causing acid reflux? confused32 Sinus Problems 6 07-15-2008 03:04 PM
could it be acid relux moommin Acid Reflux / GERD 3 02-07-2008 03:11 AM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Aciphex
Nexium
Omeprazole
Pepcid
Prevacid
  Prilosec
Protonix
Ranitidine
Reglan
Zantac




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



janewhite1 (107), solofelix (96), MountainReader (72), kacyc (61), rosebloom (34), Johnah (20), eew (17), Seeking Sunrise (16), JanaJ (16), Stretch1one (15)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1004), Apollo123 (905), Titchou (848), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (759), ladybud (754), midwest1 (669), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:59 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!