Can’t take a deep breath is GERD?

Can’t take a deep breath is GERD?

Hope asks the doctor.

Hello! I insufficiency of the cardia and reflux. Concerned about the dryness of the mouth and tongue sting. Belching, which I squeeze out as going in the stomach the air and take a deep breath. Tell me is it because of GERD? And then the doctors sent a psychiatrist to treat nervous kom. I don’t know what to do. Can’t breathe.

The answer of the doctor the Hope

Hello, Hope!

Everything you describe can be manifestations of GERD:

  • belching;
  • burning and dryness in the mouth;
  • feeling a lump in my throat.
  • The nature of the illness — easing the round muscle on the border between the esophagus and the stomach. As a result, the food or the contents of the stomach after eating can infiltrate back into the upper sections of the digestive system. Acid is that comes to the throat, so why do I get the above symptoms.

    But some of them can be signs of other diseases: neurosis, pharyngitis (inflammation of pharynx), thyroid disease.

    Always at diagnosis to exclude concomitant or similar, to correctly choose the tactics of treatment. Consultation narrow specialists — this is a mandatory procedure, especially if there are pronounced symptoms.

    What you can referred to a psychiatrist? One of the possible reasons for the development of GERD (or what aggravates it regularly) is a constant stress. The doctors in this case must assign sedative drugs to Supplement the comprehensive treatment, otherwise it will be ineffective. Often, the reflux has to resort to such medicines.

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