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Can someone get heartburn without eating anything?

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In brief: Yes

Heartburn is caused simply by the reflux of gastric acid from the stomach onto the esophagus.
You do not have to have eaten anything to get heartburn.

In brief: Yes

Heartburn is caused simply by the reflux of gastric acid from the stomach onto the esophagus.
You do not have to have eaten anything to get heartburn.
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