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Old 03-26-2009, 02:57 PM   #1
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Medication stop working?

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

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Old 03-26-2009, 08:06 PM   #2
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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.

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