Medical Questions > Conditions and Diseases > Acid Reflux Forum

Does the light sweats go with GERD

User Profile
I have severe reflux & since September I have noticed that off & on my skin gets moist & clammy! I read that it could be from GERD & my body trying to cool itself off from the heartburn. I went to the ER a month ago with chest pains & left arm & jaw pain & they did an EKG & cardiac lab work & said my heart is good that I have reflux. Does the light sweats go with that? I'm a 34 year old and I weigh 190 & am 5 ft 8.


Did you find this post helpful?
|

User Profile
replied January 8th, 2017
Acid Reflux Answer A59982
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. All your symptoms are due to acid reflux and until and unless it gets managed you will keep having these symptoms. Supportive care with antacids, prokinetics and diet lifestyle adjustment is mandatory here. Visit oru GERD health center for further guidance.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan


|
Did you find this post helpful?
Tags: Heartburn
Quick Reply
Must Read
Almost everyone experience heartburn or acid indigestion at times. But what is acid reflux and how could it cause more serious problems?...
Can you tell the difference between common heartburn symptoms and signs of more serious digestive problems? Learn when and how to take action for acid reflux....
Heartburn is common, but it is not trivial. It's important to diagnose and treat heartburn or acid reflux as early as possible. Review diagnostic procedure now...
DISCLAIMER: "Ask a Doctor" questions are answered by certified physicians and other medical professionals. For more information about experts participating in the "Ask a Doctor" Network, please visit our medical experts page. You may also visit our Acid Reflux , for moderated patient to patient support and information.

The information provided on eHealth Forum is designed to improve, not replace, the relationship between a patient and his/her own physician. Personal consultation(s) with a qualified medical professional is the proper means for diagnosing any medical condition.