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 03-26-2009, 03:57 PM   #1
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 1,476
k2626 HB User
Medication stop working?

Has anyone had lt acid reflux/gerd where their meds just stopped working?

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 03-26-2009, 09:06 PM   #2
Facilitator
(female)
 
MountainReader's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Out West
Posts: 3,753
MountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB UserMountainReader HB User
Re: Medication stop working?

I've had it happen a couple times over the last 7 years. Just moved on to different dosages or other PPI's or combinations. A couple of them lasted for a few years before they stopped working. Right now, I've tried them all (Prevacid, Protonix, Aciphex, Nexium, Zegrid, Prilosec, Kapidex) and none actually relieve my symptoms. I'm currently taking a double dose of Prevacid which for me is the "best of the worst". At least it helps a bit. Finally ended up with surgery because even on the PPI's, I was having serious reflux triggered breathing problems.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
ADD medication causing bipolar issues? katyhilton Bipolar Disorder 1 05-03-2010 09:05 PM
Can't find the right medication Esha Bipolar Disorder 17 09-12-2009 11:09 AM
Does medication stop working? XBOX4EVR Pain Management 9 08-29-2009 06:55 AM
can we drive with a seizure disorder if the medication works ??? vickie45 Epilepsy 8 04-28-2008 06:07 AM
Desperately need some advice on medication cptpooface Fibromyalgia 5 01-21-2008 11:22 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




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:37 AM.



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!