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Esophagitis (cont.)

Reflux Esophagitis Diet

Diet is often a key to limiting symptoms of esophagitis.

The GERD diet is aimed at reducing acid reflux, the main cause of esophagitis.

  • Avoid fatty foods
  • Avoid spicy foods
  • Avoid acidic foods and beverages such as citrus and tomatoes
  • Eat smaller meals
  • Eat soft foods that are easily digested
  • Avoid coffee (even decaffeinated), alcohol, soda, and chocolate
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/15/2014
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