This is a chicken and egg kind of problem. Studies have shown that silent reflux may cause sleep apnea, and other studies suggest that sleep apnea causes silent reflux.
Melatonin does help with LPR – In the video below I discuss the theory behind this and how it works
Repeated use of a certain class of drugs for gastric reflux or peptic ulcers was linked with a higher risk for dementia among patients in Germany, researchers say. The drugs, known as proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), include lansoprazole (Prevacid), manufactured by Novartis, as well as esomeprazole (Nexium) and omeprazole (Prilosec), both manufactured by AstraZeneca.
New video blog is up about my experiences with silent reflux. The key is finding your trigger food and diet changes