Nonerosive reflux disease (NERD) is a disease that causes heartburn, (a burning sensation in your chest and throat) without erosions wearing away of the inner lining of the esophagus. Currently the standard treatment for NERD is proton pump inhibitors such as Omeprazole, Dexilent, Nexium, etc.
NERD presents itself with GERD-like symptoms but doesn't show any signs of damage to the esophagus when an upper endoscopy is performed. If you aren't sure whether you suffer from NERD or GERD but you experience heartburn as your main symptom give us a call.
Experiencing heartburn 4 or more days a week
At least 18 years of age
Participants in this study will receive all study related medical care, examinations, and potential endoscopies (EGD) at no cost to them or their insurance.
If you would like to hear more about this trial, or see if you qualify to participate, please contact us at 801.409.2040. You can also reach us via e-mail or by submitting an interest form in our participate section.