Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

how do i get rid of this horrible heartburn

Everything i eat gives me heartburn it gets so bad that i havent been able to sleep

Answer Question
 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:04 AM on Jun. 7, 2009 in Pregnancy

Answers (6)
  • Plain white milk... and lots of it.

    I bet your baby will have lots of hair, my heartburn baby did, it was beautiful :D
    Gremlyn

    Answer by Gremlyn at 8:07 AM on Jun. 7, 2009

  • TUMS became part of my diet in the last trimester...ate them like candy! LOL And yes, both of my boys had full heads of hair! :o)
    LoriKeet

    Answer by LoriKeet at 8:09 AM on Jun. 7, 2009

  • lol i ate tums like candy too for the last half of my pregnancy. they say that white milk helps coat your throat and keep it down.. i dont know though because im lactose intolerant lol. i didnt feel like throwing up AGAIN while pregnant. oh and i slept a lot kinda propped up into almost a sitting position and it helped for the next day.. to kinda keep everything down.

    my dd came out with a full head of hair also :)
    emmalouwho

    Answer by emmalouwho at 8:30 AM on Jun. 7, 2009

  • I feel your pain.... I had the worst heartburn when I was PG!

    Pine apple helped my heartburn a little. It has some enzyme in it that naturally breaks down the acid.
    VeronicaLee

    Answer by VeronicaLee at 8:57 AM on Jun. 7, 2009

  • I found this website with a whole list of natural heartburn remedies:

    http://www.manageyourheartburn.com/blog/natural-home-heartburn-remedies/

    Good Luck!!
    VeronicaLee

    Answer by VeronicaLee at 9:03 AM on Jun. 7, 2009

  • My doctor gave me a ton of free samples of Prilosec. It worked better than tums, rolaids, or pepcid. It's a once a day pill, but once I started taking that at about 33 weeks, I didn't have heartburn again during my pregnancy.

    By the way, my heartburn baby was bald. My fist son had a full head of hair, but I had hardly any heartburn there. Old wives tale.
    StifflersMom82

    Answer by StifflersMom82 at 10:12 AM on Jun. 7, 2009

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.