Submitted by Dr T on January 30, 2011 – 12:36pm
I am concerned this is not heart burn, but angina because of coronary artery disease. If prilosec has no effect – even at the low dose of over-the-counter medications – I’d want to exclude heart disease first.
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My advice, see your doctor and get evaluated.
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