Please share some heartburn remedies

iVillage Member
Registered: 06-17-2011
Please share some heartburn remedies
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Thu, 07-07-2011 - 9:38am


Heartburn is a common condition affecting nearly 10% of the population at any given point of time.So please share some heartburn remedies which are helpful to cure heartburn.

iVillage Member
Registered: 06-11-2009
Fri, 07-08-2011 - 9:01am

Yogurt, ideally with no sugar.

A glass of milk.

Sleep propped up on a few pillows.

A cup of peppermint tea.

Chew a piece of gum.

FoodieWorking Mom

Community Leader
Registered: 10-22-2001
Sat, 07-09-2011 - 6:48pm

From Tipnut:

"12 Heartburn Remedies Plus Causes & Prevention Tips"



http://tipnut.com/heartburn/

Nightangel
iVillage Member
Registered: 10-06-2010
Sun, 07-10-2011 - 9:47am

I have had heart burn for years and kept it under control with a generic Pepcid.

iVillage Member
Registered: 02-09-2002
Tue, 07-12-2011 - 10:54pm

I have GERD. I was given Nexium a few years ago, but stopped taking it when I read that it can contribute to bone fractures. I cracked my tail bone and possibly a couple of toes while taking it.

Community Leader
Registered: 10-22-2001
Wed, 07-13-2011 - 7:06pm
It is so hard figuring all the pros and cons...:(
Nightangel