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The most effective prescription antacids are proton pump inhibitors, H2 blockers and pro-motility agents, according to WebMD. Proton pump inhibitors and H2 blockers work by inhibiting acid production. Promotility agents ... More »

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The foods most likely to cause constipation include dairy products such as milk and cheese, chocolate, red meat, fried foods, and foods high in refined carbohydrates such as cookies and cakes. What these foods have in co... More »

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A basic first-aid kit includes a variety of bandages, cold packs, antibiotic ointment, a thermometer and various medications, according to Mayo Clinic. It also includes medical information and safety gear. It is importan... More »

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Doctors normally treat gastroesophageal reflux disease with over-the-counter medications, such as antacids, histamine H2-blockers and proton pump inhibitors, according to WebMD. Motility drugs and surgery may be recommen... More »

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Medications available over the counter for the treatment of acid reflux include antacids, H2 blockers and proton pump inhibitors, or PPIs. These medications are sometimes used on their own or in combination with one anot... More »

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Treatment for gastritis depends on the root cause but may include antibiotic medications, acid-blocking medications, proton pump inhibitors and antacids, states Mayo Clinic. If the gastritis results from alcohol or nonst... More »

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There are several options for treating heartburn, including antacids, stomach acid reducers and proton pump inhibitors, according to WebMD. Many heartburn medications are available over the counter without a prescription... More »

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