Acid reflux is a common condition that affects up to 25% of adults across the UK. The condition is characterised by a chest pain that occurs after eating, lying down or bending over and is most often described as ‘burning’.
While acid reflux can be painful and distressing, the condition is highly treatable thanks to a family of medications known as proton pump inhibitors. These medications suppress the production of stomach acid, neutralising the symptoms of acid reflux.
As one of the UK’s trusted online pharmacies, the acid reflux treatments we stock are approved by the Medicine and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA). See our full range below.
Omeprazole is an effective and established medicine for the treatment of acid reflux.
Lansoprazole is available in capsule or orodispersible form to effectively treat acid reflux.
Pyrocalm is the branded version of omeprazole.
Esomeprazole is an effective medicine for the treatment of acid reflux.
Gaviscon Double Action peppermint flavour tablets for heart burn and indigestion.
Gaviscon Double Action Mint brings long lasting relief from the pain and discomfort of heartburn and acid indigestion.
Gaviscon Double Action mint flavour liquid sachets for heartburn and indigestion.
Pantoprazole is an effective medicine for the treatment of acid reflux.
Losec MUPS are dispersible tablets which you can dissolve in water if you have difficulty swallowing.
Esomeprazole (the active ingredient for Nexium) is an effective medicine for the treatment of acid reflux.
The main symptoms are heartburn, bloating and belching, bad breath, acid reflux, nausea, vomiting, pain or difficulty swallowing.
Some people find that they suffer from lifelong acid reflux. However, you can reduce the chances by eating smaller portions and more often, raising the head of your bed, staying a healthy weight, and avoiding foods and drink that triggers your acid reflux.
Although there is no cure for GORD, it can be treated by:
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