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Reflux and heartburn
Learn more about gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
Learn more about your condition.
About your treatment
GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease), a condition that occurs when there is reflux of stomach contents into the esophagus, which causes bothersome symptoms and / or complications, is a chronic and recurrent disease that requires long-term therapy to control the symptoms and prevent complications.
Beyond your disease
It is important that you consult your doctor immediately if you have symptoms such as weight loss for no apparent reason, dysphagia (difficulty swallowing), bleeding, as well as heartburn or acid reflux even after starting treatment for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD).
Do you want to know if you could have GERD?
Perform the following test, it is important that when you answer to think only in the last 7 days, you must mark only one box per row.
Tips for treating Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Diet plays a very important role in patients diagnosed with gastroesophageal reflux disease. Remember that these diets are designed to reduce the symptoms that the disease produces.