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Cold hands and feet happening with acid reflux/gerd??

Can gerd/acid reflux cause cold hands and feet? I have been experiencing this prior to getting my gallbladder out on 2/28/12 and even after. I do take pepcid 20 mg 2x a day and tums as needed. I also am on Colestpol for bile salt diarrhea since surgery, however still get the cold extremeties. I have stumped my current gastro. Any info would be great?
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replied March 7th, 2013
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I've never heard of GERD causing cold hands and feet.

Cold hands and feet may be a sign of Raynaud's syndrome. Secondary Reynaud's can be attributed to many things - including autoimmune conditions.

I have talked with gastro colleagues about links between GERD and autoimmune conditons in the past - particularly when I found a few who had Sjogren's as well as Barrett's - but the reaction was it is probably just coincidental. So many people have Acid reflux, it is likley you will find others who have similar other conditions as well: it doesn't necessarily suggest a correlation.
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