- Are 18 years or older
There are additional requirements to qualify for this study. A member of the study team will discuss these with you during screening.
GERD develops when the reflux of stomach contents causes reflux-associated symptoms. This causes an individual to feel an uncomfortable burning sensation in the neck and chest that is usually referred to as heartburn. NERD is a form of GERD defined by the presence of these symptoms in the absence of breaks of the inner lining of the esophagus.
A clinical research study tests the safety and efficacy of a new medicine or treatment in a population of volunteers. Every medical breakthrough goes through the clinical study process. Therefore, participants like you play a very important role in advancing medicine for present and future generations.