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What are the symptoms of acid indigestion?

What are the symptoms of acid indigestion?

Heartburn: Acid indigestion has many names including dyspepsia, reflux, gerd (gastro-esophageal reflux disorder), and can result from ulcers and gastritis (inflammation of the stomach lining). It is caused by acid entering the esophagus hitting tissue not able to handle it.Burning, sour taste in the mouth, belching, regurgitation of food, cough, pain(stomach, chest), nausea can occur from this irritation. ...Read more

Dr. Charles Cattano
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Heartburn (Definition)

When acid and peptic juices reflux into the esophagus, one might have the sensation of burning or pain under the breast bone. It can radiate up to the throat and down to the region of the solar plexus. Some may describe it as bad 'indigestion' and others may feel like they are ...Read more


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Sudden onset of indigestion , leading to vomitting about 1 hour later. Then more bouts of vomitting about 45 min - 1 hour apart. What might this be?

Sudden onset of  indigestion , leading to vomitting about 1 hour  later. Then more bouts of vomitting about 45 min - 1 hour apart. What might this be?

Many possibilites: Need more information. Had you just eaten, if so what? And sick contacts? It could be food poisoning, stomach flu, gallbladder, intestinal obstruction.... Not enough information has been provided do give a more specific answer. ...Read more

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Can you have acid reflux if you have all symptoms except indigestion?

Can you have acid reflux if you have all symptoms except indigestion?

Reflux: Hello, yes you can still have reflux without having symptoms of indigestion.Thisncondition often leads to throat symptoms. ...Read more

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Why does exceeding the recommended dose of indigestion meds cause additional stomach symptoms?

Overdose: Otc indigestion medications are usually salts of weak bases that try to neutralize stomach acids, and improve indigestion. In higher doses than recommended, those same salts can contribute to loose stools and diarrhea. ...Read more

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Could my indigestion-like symptoms be linked to numerous tylenol (acetaminophen) overdoses from 5 years ago?

Yes: Tylenol (acetaminophen) overdose can cause chronic inflammation of the liver. You should see a GI specialist who can evaluate your lever and makes sure you don't have ongoing problems and give you a strict diet which will help you with reflux. ...Read more

Dr. Angelina Postoev
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Indigestion (Definition)

Indigestion is a feeling of discomfort in the upper belly (abdomen) during or right after a meal. It may present as a feeling of uncomfortable ...Read more


Dr. Thomas Fiala
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Stomach Upset (Definition)

Stomach upset can be due to problems in digestion or ...Read more