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Esophagitis (cont.)

Esophagitis Self-Care at Home

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
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