Treatments for Heartburn and GERD

Treating heartburn and GERD usually involves over the counter or prescription medications. Over the counter antacids may work for mild heartburn while something called an H-2 receptor blocker is used for GERD. In this video, Dr. Roshini Raj explains how certain antacids work and what steps you can take to experience relief.

Dr. Roshini Raj

This video features Dr. Roshini Raj. Dr. Roshini Raj is a Board certified gastroenterologist and internist with special interests in women’s health and cancer screening.

Duration: 02:24.
Reviewed by: Dr. Preeti Parikh, Dr. Mera Goodman . Review date: September 29, 2014
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