GERD (Acid Reflux) Community
Heartburn/Ulcer
About This Community:

This forum is for questions and support regarding Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) / Acid Reflux with topics including: Causes, Constipation, Diagnosis, Diarrhea, Drugs and OTC medications, Living with GERD, Loss of Appetite, Preventing Flare-ups, Risk Factors, Symptoms, Support, Surgery, Tests, Treatments.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Heartburn/Ulcer

I was badly burned this past summer and suffered second degree burns from the mid thigh down onto my feet on both legs.  For the first week I had Heat Stroke and couldn't keep much down.  All I ended up taking was ibuprofen on a relatively empty stomach.  As a result I have horrible acid reflux or possibly an ulcer. I do take protonix 40 mg daily, but usually end up taking two because it hurts quite a bit.  They help a little, but not enough.  How can I tell the difference between the two? What can be done to fix or control this problem.  Thanks!
Tags: ulcer, help, Stomach
Related Discussions
Post a Comment
To
MedHelp Health Answers
Blank
Gastro Tracker
Gastro
Start Tracking Now
Recent Activity
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
mkh9 commented on photo
1 min ago
6530778_tn?1411104000
Blank
Irisbritney uploaded new photos
15 hrs ago
620923_tn?1405964489
Blank
selmaS September is CHIARI awarene... Comment
16 hrs ago
Top Digestive Answerers
620923_tn?1405964489
Blank
selmaS
Allentown, PA
63984_tn?1385441539
Blank
Flycaster305
97303, OR
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
me_just34
974371_tn?1364538460
Blank
Margot49
Central Valley, CA
1622896_tn?1402351966
Blank
bobdylan1958
Outside London, United Kingdom
212161_tn?1410016711
Blank
heartfluttersflyawayplz
hoschton, GA
GERD (Acid Reflux) Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
23 hrs ago by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eating Control: How to St...
Aug 28 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Digestive Answerers
620923_tn?1405964489
Blank
selmaS
Allentown, PA
63984_tn?1385441539
Blank
Flycaster305
97303, OR
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
me_just34
974371_tn?1364538460
Blank
Margot49
Central Valley, CA
1622896_tn?1402351966
Blank
bobdylan1958
Outside London, United Kingdom
212161_tn?1410016711
Blank
heartfluttersflyawayplz
hoschton, GA