acid indigestion


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ac·id in·di·ges·tion

indigestion resulting from hyperchlorhydria; often used colloquially as a synonym for pyrosis.

ac·id in·di·ges·tion

(as'id in'di-jes'chŭn)
Condition resulting from hyperchlorhydria; often used colloquially as a synonym for pyrosis.

Acid indigestion

Indigestion that results from too much acid in the stomach.
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ac·id in·di·ges·tion

(as'id in'di-jes'chŭn)
Dyspepsia due to hyperchlorhydria; used colloquially as a synonym for pyrosis.
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Heartburn, also called acid indigestion, is the most common symptom of GERD and usually feels like a burning chest pain beginning behind the breastbone and moving upward to the neck and throat.
Millions of us take antacid tables and seltzer tablets for ailments we call heartburn or acid indigestion.
Probiotics supplement leader Natren has created Gastro-pH, chewable probiotic wafers that help alleviate gas, bloating, acid indigestion and upper GI problems, while at the same time actually aiding in your regular digestion.
The majority of customers are also open to discussing a diverse range of other conditions with their pharmacist, including heartburn, migraines and acid indigestion as well as HIV, rheumatoid arthritis and chronic pain.
Almost half the population suffers from heartburn at one stage or another and one in two of us have had acid indigestion on a night out.
Famotidine is an acid controller/reducer to relieve heartburn from acid indigestion.
Rolaids is reportedly an over-the-counter antacid that helps relieve heartburn and acid indigestion.
Occasional acid indigestion is no cause for alarm, but frequent heartburn warrants a call to your doctor.
The loans adviser had been suffering from stomach complaints since June but after seeing her GP she was treated for acid indigestion.
It is believed to maintain the health of the digestive, circulatory and urinary system, acid indigestion, poor blood circulation, food disorders and allergies.
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What people experience as acid indigestion or heartburn is stomach acid making its way up the lower esophagus," says Susan Taylor Mayne, a cancer researcher at Yale University.