The Effects of Diaphragmatic Breathing and Omeprazole on Respiratory Indices and Diaphragmatic Excursion in Patients with Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Mehdi Ahmadi; Mohsen Amiri; Tahere Rezaeian; Amir Mansour Rezadoost; Enayatollah Bakhshi; Iraj Abdollahi

Volume 22, Issue 7 , 2020

  Background: Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is one of the most common gastrointestinal disorders that can disturb pa- tients respiratory indices. Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) such as omeprazole are currently the most common treatment in the patients. PPI-refractory GERD is a clinical problem ...  Read More

Effects of Pistacia lentiscus and Coriander Triphala on Adult Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: A Randomized Double-Blinded Clinical Trial

Fariba Sadeghi; Seyed Mohammad Bagher Fazljou; Bita Sepehri; Laleh Khodaie; Hassan Monirifar

Volume 22, Issue 6 , 2020

  Background: The cardinal symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease include heartburn (pyrosis) and regurgitation. Conven- tional treatment is done by proton pump inhibitors. In Persian traditional medicine, several herbs (single or combined) have been used to treat gastrointestinal disorders. Objectives: ...  Read More