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If you are diagnozed with heartburn Can fish oil and multivitamins make worst the heartburn if you take 3000 mg fish oil a day for deppresion?
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
I feel movement in my stomach and im always feeling like throwing up i have heartburn and im always peeing and all i can eat is fish and strawberries?
Here are some ...: What you described suggests something you consume don't agree with the current function of your upper gastrointestinal tract, which deserve a comprehensive evaluation, confirmation, treatment, and counseling for the present and future. So, pack up the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, evolution, & progress of the symptoms over time, and bring those to Doc for analysis + physicals + .. ...Read more
Few suggestions...: Indigestion is commonly a symptom of acid reflux which is the back flow of stomach contents into the esophagus. Its triggered by many factors. Avoidance may be achieved by: eating slower or eating less; eliminating caffeine, alcohol, cigarettes, chocolates, mints, tomato sauces, citrus, carbonated drinks; lose weight if needed; avoid bending over or laying down after eating. Good luck! ...Read more
Acid problem: Either too much acid is produced or the acid is not handled right. You may have reflux from the stomach into the esophagus by an incompetent esophageal sphincter, or by a hiatus hernia. Or there may be irritation of the stomach lining leading to discomfort. Spicy foods, medications, overweight, smoking, alcohol can all predispose to this condition, or make it worse. ...Read more
More info plz: Please clarify more of what you were told or what you may have heard with respect to a neurological cause for indigestion. This will help give me some context of your problem to work with since indigestion in the common usage of the word is not something that we typically think of as a neurological problem. ...Read more
Some circumstances: Indigestion describes an upset stomach; constipation relates to infrequent stooling. There is little likelihood of a cause & effect relationship. However, many patients with indigestion reach for remedies that may be constipating (e.g. Calcium or aluminum-based antacids). Also, global dysfunction of transit through the gut would result in both symptoms due to a slow emptying stomach & colon. ...Read more