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Herbal Alternatives for GERD

Herbs have been used since many ages to reduce the hyper-secretion of gastric acid. Before the invention of newer drugs like H-2 receptor blockers and Proton Pump Inhibitors, only herbal remedies were available to address the symptoms of gastric acid reflux. Research suggests that herbs such as Gycerrhiza glabra or liquorice, Asperagus racemosus, Santalum album, […]

GERD

  • November 20, 2012
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Do you experience heartburn twice a week or more? If yes, then you most probably are suffering from GERD or Acid reflux. It is a common condition which affects 10% of Americans. GERD occurs when acid from the stomach seeps into the esophagus causing pain and damage to the tissue. There is no single cause […]