GERD (Acid Reflux) Community
black tea and acid reflux or ashma
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

black tea and acid reflux or ashma

I have acid reflux and ashma I would like to know if drinking tea will cause chest tightness and belching, I have resently cut coffee down to one decaffe a day and now have I or two cups off tea instead. today I used my inhaler and the chest tighness has gone away what is causing this the asthma or the acid reflux or both Ivor
Related Discussions
2 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
1268057_tn?1399131913
Yes, black tea can aggravate reflux and yes reflux can aggravate pre-existing Asthma or cause "Asthma-like" symptoms.  In fact, black tea contains more caffeine then coffee.  

Best to stay away for ANYTHING caffeinated.  
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
Hi well I have reflux and asthma.  Im finding it hard to stay away from tea and coffee.  I get regular flare ups.  Fortunately it doesn't affect my asthma but I can get coughing.  We are suposed to stay off caffeine drinks.  How can you do it though when pop isn't good either or alcohol?  Theres not much else to drink as chocolate isn't good either.  Its not very nice just to have water.  I don't know what the answer is.  I have a hiatus hernia and so want that fixed then I may be ok I don't know.  Keep up your meds especially for asthma.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
MedHelp Health Answers
Blank
Gastro Tracker
Gastro
Start Tracking Now
Recent Activity
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
selmaS, and mkh9 commented on Londres70's status
Sep 20
620923_tn?1405964489
Blank
selmaS September is CHIARI awarene... Comment
Sep 20
620923_tn?1405964489
Blank
selmaS commented on selmaS's status
Sep 20
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...
Sep 18 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