What Happens When Proton Pump Inhibitors Don't Help GERD Symptoms?

Many patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease will respond to proton pump inhibitors, but for those who don't the treatment options can vary as much as the symptoms themselves.

Many patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease will respond to proton pump inhibitors, but for those who don't the treatment options can vary as much as the symptoms themselves.

At the 2015 AGA Clinical Congress of Gastroenterology and Hepatology in Miami, Ryan D. Madanick, MD, discussed what can be done to treat this portion of the population.