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Does anybody know any tricks to getting rid of heartburn when u dont have no tums or milk??

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 10:56 PM on Jun. 28, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • Do you have any peppermints or other mints?
    beckie66

    Answer by beckie66 at 10:57 PM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • Papaya or Papaya Enzyme Capsules.
    liss05

    Answer by liss05 at 10:57 PM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • small bowl of vanilla ice cream
    MrsMWF

    Answer by MrsMWF at 10:58 PM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • My Grandma swears by taking a bite of a raw potato.
    LovingSAHMommy

    Answer by LovingSAHMommy at 11:03 PM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • Drink some water. It will help dilute the acid.
    katiemomNY

    Answer by katiemomNY at 11:03 PM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • AntAcids like Tums create more acid, and why my doctor told me to stop using them, and I'm on a prescription to block acids

    Pepto is the best I found and doesn't bite back later with more acid making you take even more Tums or whatever to stop the next flare
    MommaClark3

    Answer by MommaClark3 at 11:04 PM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • Baking soda. There are instructions on the box. Tastes disgusting, but if it's all that's available...
    DragonRiderMD

    Answer by DragonRiderMD at 11:05 PM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • Two ways I got rid of it during pregnancy were either, eating some celery, a few chunks should do the trick or if you have apple cider vinegar on hand do a shot of 3parts vinegar and 1part water, it works WONDERS!! GL
    HollySebeck

    Answer by HollySebeck at 11:05 PM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • Drink water. You'll have to drink a lot though because it will keep coming back every so often.
    Mama2JoshKatie

    Answer by Mama2JoshKatie at 11:20 PM on Jun. 28, 2011

  • Water always made mie worse........but a swallow of coke usually helped.
    msmamakatie

    Answer by msmamakatie at 12:04 AM on Jun. 29, 2011

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