Rx for Heartburn
The "Original" Bed Block
lifetime of relief from heartburn.
an effective and inexpensive way to prevent nighttime episodes of acid reflux.
eliminates the need for costly medications in a majority of cases.
Q. Why should I use the
A. Heartburn usually
occurs when the acid contents in the stomach flow into the esophagus. The stomach
acid can cause inflammation, spasms and scarring in the esophagus. Studies with
overnight monitoring devices have shown that elevating the head of the bed by 4" to
6" lets gravity work for you, resulting in a significant decrease in the exposure of
the esophagus to these acids.
should I use the
GI Block instead of bricks or books?
A. The G. I. Block
is scientifically engineered to be stable and permanent. The blocks are simple to
install, requiring no tools. They fit all standard beds and are available in four
attractive finished to match your bed: oak, mahogany, white, or black.
can't I just elevate my head with pillows?
A. This could worsen your condition.
Using pillows makes your body bend at the waist, which can cause more stomach acid to flow
back into your esophagus.
For more complete
information follow the links or contact a
GI Block Representative at firstname.lastname@example.org
P.O. Box 847
High Point, NC 27261