for the last three weeks ive had serve heartburn to where im pooring in sweat and my chest is on fire and all my doctor says is to take Tums. so im taking Tums 1000s mg..im 20 pregnant..this is my 4th pregnancy and ive never had it this bad..ive tryed bakin soda water..milk and nothing to seems to help..no matter what i eat or drink it causes it..all i want to do is make myself throwup to see if it helps
I don't really have issues with heartburn too much - mostly acid reflux, which the Tums works great for, but with my last pregnancy I did get heartburn a lot and my OB said Maalox or the other liquid similar to Maalox (can't remember the name) was fine to take and that seemed to help.
Chewing gum also seemed to help. Milk helped too, but it was only short lived and would come back stronger than before.
I did notice that if I ate too quickly, sometimes I would get heartburn - some maybe slow down when you eat? And drink plenty of water while you eat.
Stephanie (27) Chris (36) DS-Cameron (3) DSS-Brandyn (16) EDD: 12/7/12 - Purple Team
well water makes it worse for me..but ive tryed everything but my doctor says that she wont prescribe anything else for it..but im thinking acid reflux maybe it..cause my chest is on fire and it feels like i have to burb and when i do burb something trys to come up..but its really bad at night..but thanks for the advice i will definelty keep it in mind
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