Thursday, 25 May 2017

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The answer is initiation of Omeprazole, a proton pump inhibitor
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Dyspepsia and a sour taste in the mouth suggest GERD which will respond to a PPI. Other modifications include dietary modifications and weight reduction.
Oesophageal pH monitoring is only indicated if the medications did not help. 

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