Pregnancy: Ages 18-24 Community
best antacid/heartburn medicine?
About This Community:

A community of expecting mothers (18 to 24 Years Old) offering support through pregnancy and childbirth. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences.

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

best antacid/heartburn medicine?

which over-the-counter antacid/heartburn medicine worked best for you?? I get it pretty often, and im making chili for dinner so i know im really gunna need something to help with it tonight. :) I'm 28 weeks and never had any issues with acid reflex or heartburn till a few weeks ago and now some night its gets so bad that it keeps me up at night. I REALLY dont want to take any medicine during my pregnancy, but this is something i just cant solve myself. tried everything already.
6 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
LOL sorry for the laugh but I learned after pregnancy number 3 to just avoid tomato sauce or anything spicy after 20 weeks. So during my 4th I went acid free until 34 weeks when heartburn just showed up from scrambled eggs. But milk always worked or eating a plain piece of bread. I always bought the honey wheat since it had flavor. But the milk should help. Good luck!
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
milk helps a tiny bit, but not enough to be comfortable enough to sleep.
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
Yea I kinda just dealt with it. If its that bad ask your OB what he/she recommends. I would eat Tums also. they taste like chalk (literally) so I just stuck with the milk. Hope you feel better!
Blank
2020005_tn?1417986816
My SIL told me maalox, the liquid kind, worked awesome, she got it quite a bit!
Blank
Avatar_n_tn
Priolsec and previcid worked for me @ 39w3d nothing is working
Blank
Avatar_n_tn
My doctor had me take tums before I eat dinner and that seemed to help some, but not always.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
1816154_tn?1433484088
Blank
hansen20 commented on Des92's status
3 hrs ago
1816154_tn?1433484088
Blank
hansen20 well tonight I started my p... Comment
3 hrs ago
1816154_tn?1433484088
Blank
hansen20 commented on hansen20's status
3 hrs ago
Blank
Weight Tracker
Track your weight throughout your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Pregnancy Tracker
Track your pregnancy
Start Tracking Now
Top Pregnancy Answerers
12584065_tn?1436324114
Blank
Destynee2015
Phoenix, AZ
10621669_tn?1437605024
Blank
Kailalaa
RI
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
marindamqz
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
faithanduriah
8377023_tn?1399512760
Blank
Allocate
5098230_tn?1430978379
Blank
sabbylopez
Nampa, ID
Pregnancy: Ages 18-24 Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
Top Pregnancy Answerers
12584065_tn?1436324114
Blank
Destynee2015
Phoenix, AZ
10621669_tn?1437605024
Blank
Kailalaa
RI
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
marindamqz
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
faithanduriah
8377023_tn?1399512760
Blank
Allocate
5098230_tn?1430978379
Blank
sabbylopez
Nampa, ID