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pain as food finds its way to my stomach

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • May 6, 2007
  • 08:27 PM

I'm pretty sure I suffer from GERD as well, due to pain in my throat, but I've found that I've been able to begin to improve the throat pain and trouble swallowing by not eating after 7 p.m. and quitting coffee. The problem with pain as food passes by a spot in my esophagus has me a bit concerned. Anyone out there with a similar problem? It feels like it is just as food is entering my stomach and is worse with acidy foods and more rigid foods like tortilla chips.

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  • Could you possibly have an esophageal tear?
    LeslieL 9 Replies Flag this Response
  • dear unregistered...GERD..pain in abdomen with sharp/acidic foods??? please visit www.ahummingbirdsguide.com please read prior posts by mommy cat There is something happening not only on this site, not only in this country, but all over the world... I am not a conspiracy theorist or a lunatic...I am a nurse who has been sick for a long time and like so many others here with similar sx...unable to get a diagnosis....Good Luck and Godspeed.Mommy cat
    mommy cat 1654 Replies Flag this Response
  • sometime food may cause the stomach pain. i've read in a journal that Multi-ingredient antacids (Maalox, Mylanta, others) in liquid or tablet form are a common treatment for indigestion. Antacids neutralize stomach acid and can provide fast pain relief.
    spinalcord 1 Replies
    • November 27, 2007
    • 08:16 AM
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