It does sound like you are having reflux. Perhaps it is time to revisit your physician as there are many other PPIs available and another one may serve you well.
Reflux I understand well and waking up choking and feeling like you are going to have an emesis is scary. I will shoot out of bed into the bathroom. I often cough for 15 minutes after the event.
I wish you the best and keep talking with us.
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