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Monday, April 21, 2014
Lately, whenever I eat any corn totillas, chips, etc., I get foul-smelling belches. It feels like all the gas is backing up instead of me being able to pass gas. I thought I had it narrowed down to corn products, but I do this other times also. I am currently taking Nexium for GERD. What could this be caused from?
A multitude of problems can cause this but reflux disease is most common of which Nexium should help. Give it a few months before giving up on it. If problems persist, see a GI specialist.
Annette Kyprianou, MD
Senior Clinical Instructor of Medicine
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University