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Doctor insights on: Heartburn Indigestion Symptoms

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Dr. Charles Cattano
1,435 doctors shared insights

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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M23 non smoker. Have flu like symptoms for 3 days, but also have bad indigestion and heartburn. Never had this accompany a flu before. Is this normal?

M23 non smoker. Have flu like symptoms for 3 days, but also have bad indigestion and heartburn. Never had this accompany a flu before. Is this normal?

Mgt: If the heartburn accompanying your flu symptoms does not improve with an over the counter treatment, I would suggest seeing your PCP. Viral illnesses may involve both the respiratory and GI tracts. ...Read more

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My symptoms severe heartburn/indigestion nausea /vomiting pain right side?

My symptoms 
severe heartburn/indigestion
nausea /vomiting
pain right side?

See your doctor today: There a number of possible reasons for this symptom complex. Gallbladder inflammation and stones is the first to come to mind. Acute cholecystitis can exacerbate symptoms of reflux disease which you also describe. Either way i would recommend seeing your doctor as soon as possible to begin the appropriate work. ...Read more

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Daily indigestion and heartburn what to do this add to my anxiety and costochondrtis symptoms..Had benign bleeding in my stomach and upper esophagus?

Daily indigestion and heartburn what to do this add to my anxiety and costochondrtis symptoms..Had benign bleeding in my stomach and upper esophagus?

Try Prevacid (lansoprazole): Over the counter, don';t eat spicy foods, don';t eat or drink2 hr prior to bed(best not after 6 pm), and try to elevate the head of your bed 45 degrees. Stay away from ibuprofen, aleve, (naproxen) excedrin and aspirin. ...Read more

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Is pain in my jaw a symptom of heartburn?

Is pain in my jaw a symptom of heartburn?

No, but: No, but "heartburn" and left jaw pain can be a sign of angina or a heart attack. See MD ASAP (now) about your symptoms. if heart negative, see oral surgeon for jaw pain. ...Read more

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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

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What are the symptoms of heartburn and nausea?

What are the symptoms of heartburn and nausea?

Heartburn: This typically refers to a sensation of acid or burning-like sensation in the middle of your chest. Nausea could be from the same underlying problem, like acid reflux or gastritis. However, heartburn and nausea together could also be due to an underlying heart problem or a gallbladder problem. Please see your doctor. ...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. Jan Lei Iwata
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Stomach Upset (Definition)

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