Esophageal Spasms Post Fundo

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Mollymarie
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Date Joined Mar 2013
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   Posted 7/2/2013 10:46 AM (GMT -6)   
How many have of you have had this or any of you who haven't?
I'm at 6-7 months post Fundo now and still getting them, it's so annoying. They don't really hurt, it's just like a long hiccup that also feels like reflux and at first I worried it was reflux. They start the second I wake up in the morning but are generally worse after food. Liquids are fine, it's just food. Grrrr shocked
XX

Thruppennies
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Date Joined Jul 2013
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   Posted 7/3/2013 10:28 AM (GMT -6)   
Hi, I am 7 days post Nissens now, and have started with spasms, it feels like my throat just closes off, like I'm being strangled!! Seems indiscriminate too, not specific to liquids or solids! Afterward it hurts a little to swallow. Not nice!

Tarachriso
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Date Joined Mar 2013
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   Posted 7/3/2013 11:25 AM (GMT -6)   
I will be 5 months tomorrow and I still have them as well. Truly uncomfortable. Cant really figure out the pattern it all depends on the day or maybe it depends on what I day yesterday.
Tara

opnwhl4
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   Posted 7/3/2013 11:52 AM (GMT -6)   
Something warm to drink usually will help with this. Cold will make them worse.

Before eating try drinking something warm first and wait a few minutes before eating.

Take care,
Bill
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#3 on 8/24/11

Thruppennies
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Date Joined Jul 2013
Total Posts : 19
   Posted 7/5/2013 6:49 AM (GMT -6)   
Thanks Bill,
That does help! It seems to have settled down a bit now.
I'm day 10 now... got together with some friends last night and laughed a lot..... in agony today...grrrr!!!
And they say laughter is the best medicine!!!

Kirsten x

TheSiXness
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   Posted 7/5/2013 7:32 AM (GMT -6)   
Im a year and a half out... I get them too, althpugh its left there are days they are worse. Guess its the nature of the beast.
-TheSixness-
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