Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

indigestion

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Megan Bird
18 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Small light meals: First, try eating small, frequent meals. Avoid soda due to the carbonation, which will make you full faster. If you still have indigestion or heartb ... Read More
6
6 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Treat the cause: Indigestion is a symptom and not a disease, you have to find the cause .Treatment depends on the underlying cause.If it gets worse or does not get bet ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Tummy ache?: Indigestion is a rather vague term .Think in descriptive terms like cramping, burning, nausea, heartburn, bloating, burping, painful, and also what ma ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Depends on details: If it's heartburn, a patient can try antacids like Maalox, Mylanta, or Tums. There are also acid-blocking medications like Pepcid (famotidine). Howeve ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Indigestion: It can be the sign of other problems, such as gall bladder inflammation and heart attack, see your doctor about this.
1
1 thank
A female asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
35 years experience in General Practice
Lots of questions: It can depend on what you ate, when you ate it, how much you ate. All these issues should be addressed to your physician and your doctor will be able ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Bland diet: Stay on a bland diet for 5-7 days. Stay away from greasy and fried foods.
1
1 thank
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Needs to be checked: If you have symptoms of indigestion, for 36 hours, you should see your doctor to find the cause and proper treatment.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
26 years experience in Gastroenterology
Yes: Nicotine decreases pressure in the valve between your stomach and esophagus. This can increase the incidence of reflux or heartburn. Smoking also incr ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alain Ades
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Indigestion: If it lasts more than a couple of days, or withmfever, weight loss or any other alarm symptoms, see a board certified gastroenterologist.
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month