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hi my name is bahiya last thursday i notice that my mouth has been havivg more spit in my mouth, and im hungry but cnt eat bc of the gagging feeling in my throat, when i do eat 5mins after i gag, sometimes when i burp i do taste the nasty acid after what can i do for that???? i gag alot when i was pregnant 4 moths ago after i had my baby it stop but now it has came back i do take birth control someone said it could be a stomach ulcer but i dont know what do u think it could be?????
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Hi,
Your symptoms are typical of GERD.
It can be confirmed with 24 hours pH monitoring test.An upper GI  endoscopy may be done to rule out ulcer.
Medications like prilosec may be taken for relief.
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