Regurgitation into Back of Throat: How Often is Normal?

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

theacidrefluxman
Veteran Member


Date Joined Oct 2009
Total Posts : 739
   Posted 3/8/2012 10:46 PM (GMT -6)   
I usually only deal with heartburn. Today I regurgitated a bit into the back of my throat twice. I asked my wife and she said she does that maybe once a year. I would think a normal person might do it a lot more often. So what is normal? On avg. I do it maybe once a week...most people w/ reflux do it much more often, right?

As a side-note I never get heartburn when it happens, which is weird because I deal with heartburn for a lot of the day no matter what so the fact that I don't get it when I am regurgitating acid up to my throat strikes me as odd...

LocalGuy23
Veteran Member


Date Joined Sep 2011
Total Posts : 620
   Posted 3/8/2012 11:00 PM (GMT -6)   
When I considered myself 100% healthy before GERD/LPR, I would do that maybe several times a year. Mainly if I ate too much or something. But it wouldn't burn...just taste sour......

mudmagnetmum
Veteran Member


Date Joined Apr 2011
Total Posts : 1604
   Posted 3/9/2012 7:28 AM (GMT -6)   
I have GERD but that particular symptom is very infrequent for me, and probably at the same rate as before I officially had GERD. I would say it would happen once in every few months, associated with burping.


MMM
New stuff: GERD, Recurrent cystitis/Overactive bladder
Lifelong stuff: Food allergies/intolerance, eczema, asthma

dreaming gator
New Member


Date Joined Feb 2012
Total Posts : 11
   Posted 4/11/2012 12:36 AM (GMT -6)   
I have GERD/IBS-C/BE/Intestinal Metaplaysia, age 25

Do you mean actual chunks of food (sorry to be graphic)? I would say about every 2-3, maybe 4 days I get acid/bile tasting with tiny bits of digested food.... if that makes sense. Sorry again if this is graphic!

I too am wondering what is a normal amount for people with GERD and for normal people
New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Saturday, July 21, 2018 12:40 PM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,983,960 posts in 327,164 threads.
View Active Threads


Who's Online
This forum has 161962 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, blfinish.
381 Guest(s), 10 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
netsavy006, island time, Mik1999, Tburd, Sherrine, RobLee, CAdogsRus, kodaska, Tall Allen, halbert