H2 receptor blockers and proton pump inhibitors reduce the production of stomach acid, according to Mayo Clinic. Both types of these medications are available in both over-the- counter and prescription strengths. More »

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Baking soda is a natural treatment for acid reflux as it is a natural antacid, according to About.com. Dissolve 1 teaspoon of baking soda in 8 ounces of water, then drink it to neutralize acid. More »

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Innovative treatments for acid reflux include using an Angelchik prosthesis, which is the process of implanting a device around the esophagus, and endoscopic approaches that include injecting gel into the lower esophagea... More »

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According to WebMD, heartburn treatments can include over-the-counter antacid medications that help to counterbalance excess acid in the stomach and proton pump inhibiting medications that minimize stomach acid productio... More »

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Good acid reflux treatments include proton pump inhibitors, H2 blockers and antacids, notes WebMD. Other effective treatments include prokinetics, avoiding trigger foods, eating smaller meals, losing weight and propping ... More »

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Omeprazole is a proton pump inhibitor that works by reducing the amount of acid produced in the stomach, as stated by Mayo Clinic. This medication is used to treat health conditions that are caused by elevated levels of ... More »

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Famotidine is an H2 receptor blocker that treats heartburn, ulcers and gastroesophageal reflux disease by decreasing acid production in the stomach, according to MedlinePlus. Diclofenac SR is an extended release nonstero... More »

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