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Re: clomipramine + GERD ed_uk2010

Posted by g_g_g_unit on September 12, 2010, at 4:54:59

In reply to Re: clomipramine + GERD, posted by ed_uk2010 on September 11, 2010, at 14:24:46

Thanks Ed. The thing that's worrying me is that I've never experienced it to this degree before; my brother has a rather intense case of reflux which interferes with his breathing (when he inhales too deeply, acid seeps up his oesophagus), and that's precisely what's happening to me. It seems to be getting worse as I titrate upwards, so I worry about tolerating a therapeutic dose, in lieu of PPIs not fully controlling the problem.

I guess I should talk to my psychiatrist tomorrow. I was just wondering if reflux is a documented side-effect, so she doesn't think I'm nuts.

> Anticholinergics may slow gastric emptying and aggravate reflux. PPIs are normally effective for GERD, you will soon know whether or not they are going to help. Perhaps you could try omeprazole 20mg or lansoprazole 30mg.




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