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 06-03-2010, 10:54 AM   #1
Newbie
(male)
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 2
sintek HB User
Big Burp Stuck DURING Eating

Sometime ( maybe 1 - 2 times a week) after the first couple of bits of a meal especially chicken, it feel like a have an ENORMOUS burp stuck in my chest / throat but it wont come out.

Usually some Very large Deep breathes will get rid of it or sipping on water or standing up, trying to swallow food is difficult like my throat is blocked or tightened but my breathing is fine and not restricted at all.

But lately the intensity has really really gotten strong and it made me vomit once after only taking 3 bits of a hot dog.

I have a feeling it happens with stuff that has high sodium/salt content, but this doesn't always hold true.

There is not really any pain after it goes away and normally last less than 1 minute.

If i swallow air like a fake burp and hold it, it feels exactly like that except 20 times the strength.

I have tried to take a Tums right as it is happening and it did nothing.

Last edited by sintek; 06-03-2010 at 10:56 AM.

 
Old 06-03-2010, 11:09 AM   #2
Inactive
(female)
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 7
ladybuglove HB User
Re: Big Burp Stuck DURING Eating

That does sound painful, could be your esophogaus have you tried anything like zantac or prilosec two a day? prilosec is the same as nexium if you take it 2 a day its basically the same thing. Also you cant just take it when you feel the burp happening you have to do this every day two a day for it to work. But it will only work if you think its an acid issue if not it may have no effect. I do suggest though going in for an endoscopy. Try to limit the hard to digest foods like meats, watch your diet, and eat slowly. Sounds like some sort of Dysphagia though of some sorts or Odynophagia or possible GERD. There are many reasons to have dysphragia though so an endoscopy would be in order.

Possible reasons:
Diverticuli of the pharynx and esophagus
food allergies
tumors
Achalasia\
GERD
etc etc..

Itll depend on the cause to give a treatment..or good drug option so couldnt say! But I hear You may learn to position your head in ways that help you swallow and certain exercises for it and DGL chewable form helps the acid and coats the pharnyx 1 hr before meals and Slippery Elm in powder in water drink it coats the esophagas 3 times a day (herbs) can help, but if it is Gerd then you can do the prilosec two a day, test things out see what works but def go for the endoscopy!

Last edited by ladybuglove; 06-03-2010 at 11:29 AM.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 06-03-2010, 12:22 PM   #3
Newbie
(male)
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 2
sintek HB User
Re: Big Burp Stuck DURING Eating

Thanks for the Reply Ladybuglove

I dont think it is acid reflux because i get that at night sometime and i Take a Tums and it gone, I recognize the feeling and taste of the acid relux , and when i get Acid reflux my saliva glands go crazy and i get alot of spit.

This is a totally different feeling, like as if I took an air compressor hose and stuck it down my throat and turned it on, but my throat wont let the air out.

Last edited by sintek; 06-03-2010 at 12:22 PM.

 
Old 06-10-2010, 09:31 PM   #4
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Cincinnati Ohio
Posts: 585
rosebloom HB Userrosebloom HB Userrosebloom HB Userrosebloom HB Userrosebloom HB Userrosebloom HB Userrosebloom HB Userrosebloom HB User
Re: Big Burp Stuck DURING Eating

You could be experiencing esophageal spasms. I also wonder if you could be experiencing asthma, weird as that may sound. Perhaps checking with an ear, throat and nose doctor to take a look at your throat to see if your vocal cords are irritated or you have some type of stricture or scar tissue in your throat.

Rose

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
After eating, does it feel like you can burp food back up? shrtcak81 Acid Reflux / GERD 3 10-09-2008 08:38 AM
What kinds of foods can you eat when food stays stuck in your throat/ lourdes3250 Acid Reflux / GERD 12 09-17-2008 03:20 PM
Chest pain + need to burp + not be able to = angina/heart problem Roscoe36 Angina 40 09-04-2008 10:46 PM
Food Getting Stuck xavier82 Digestive Disorders 5 11-19-2007 01:29 PM
Need to burp + chest pain = angina/heart problem? Roscoe36 Angina 0 03-21-2007 07:34 AM

Tags
air, burp, chest, pain, stuck



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 (80), MountainReader (71), rosebloom (34), kacyc (31), Johnah (20), eew (17), Seeking Sunrise (16), JanaJ (16), Stretch1one (15)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1136), MSJayhawk (941), Apollo123 (856), janewhite1 (823), Titchou (770), Gabriel (743), ladybud (667), sammy64 (666), midwest1 (655), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:37 AM.



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