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Can heartburn cause nervousness?

Can heartburn cause nervousness?

Well..it may cause..: For example: heartburn can be perceived as a possible heart attack and thus can cause the person to be nervous/anxious/scared, but this just means it can trigger those symptoms, not causing the anxiety disorder itself. Having underlying anxiety disorder and having certain illnesses can make the anxiety worse over time. If severe/persistent, you can develop anxiety/depressive disorder. Consult doc. ...Read more

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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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What can cause heartburn?

What can cause heartburn?

Many things: Heartburn of course is not related to the heart except the position of the discomfort. It is due to stomach acidity beyond the normal protective level and occurs in response to certain medications like nsaids, to various foods in the diet (bread is common), and to emotional states. It can be minimized with certain medications and changes in the diet. See you family doctor if this is persistent. ...Read more

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Is it possible for masturbating to cause heartburn?

Post-ejaculation?: Possibly could relax sphincters and allow reflux. If keep upright or use antacid should be able to control. ...Read more

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What sort of anxiety could cause me to have heartburn?

Any type: Anxiety can affect the digestive system because the brain and the gut are connected. Anxiety can speed up, or slow down, the digestive system. Heartburn usually is made worse when the digestive system slows down. Be sure to have an appropriate diagnosis of heartburn, and you can try breathing exercises for relaxation, which speeds up the gut. ...Read more

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Can heartburn cause a headache?

No: If you have heart burn it is separate from headaches which are most commonly migraines. ...Read more

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Can enalapril cause bad heartburn?

Not usually: Enalapril is not known to cause heartburn, but i wouldn't want to say it is impossible. Every medication out there has the potential to cause what are known as 'idiosyncratic reactions' in certain cases, i.e., unusual side effects that are not at all typical, common or expected. I notice you are taking meloxicam. It can cause heartburn. ...Read more

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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


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