QUESTION & ANSWER
How can you get rid of a GERD cough?
GERD is one of the most common causes of chronic cough. GERD cough treatment ranges from lifestyle changes like propping your bed at night to over-the-counter and prescription-strength medications. GERD treatments that may help relieve GERD cough include:
Lifestyle changes and home remedies, such as wearing loose clothing, propping your upper body when sleeping, and avoiding GERD trigger foods and drinks
Antacids for mild symptoms
H2 blockers or proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) to reduce acid production
Prokinetic therapy to help the stomach empty faster