GERD-Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease, also known as Acid Reflux or Silent reflux
Symptoms include heartburn, hoarseness, feeling something is lodged in the throat, trouble swallowing, chronic cough, regurgitation of acid into the throat, stomach pain, chest discomfort.
Did you know certain acidic foods can aggravate this condition? Like red sauces, alcohol, fruit juices such as pineapple and orange juice. Some people may have mild symptoms, while others may suffer from moderate multiple complaints. You may have tried over-the-counter medication or antacids that don’t seem to work.
Don’t give up. Come see us at Kentuckiana ENT. We can help. Whether you have mild or severe reflux, there are options to help you manage, even alleviate your symptoms. Call us a 502-894-8441.