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Synonyms for heartburn

Synonyms for heartburn

a painful burning sensation in the chest caused by gastroesophageal reflux (backflow from the stomach irritating the esophagus)


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Popular heartburn pills taken to block the production of stomach acid seem to increase the risk of hip fractures in older people, according to an analysis of medical records.
BEXLEY, England, November 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Heartburn and indigestion sufferers can now obtain extra help from Bisodol Extra's unique triple active formula.
He woke up with heartburn and it persisted until he went to sleep.
Mentioning that heartburn is a common medical disorder and affects about 25% of the population worldwide, the experts emphasized the need for raising public awareness about the causes and complications of heartburn.
In the seminar, the experts emphasized the need for awareness about the causes and complications of heartburn.
prop yourself up To sleep | Heartburn is often much worse at night, because when we're lying down, it's easier for acid to travel into the oesophagus.
As a GP, that's something that almost everybody experiencing frequent heartburn says - it really does affect them and can really bring them down.
OVER 700 people in the North East are diagnosed with oesophageal or stomach cancer every year, but detecting heartburn could be a way to catch it early.
ReliefOTC(TM) amazingly fast heartburn relief, great tasting, non-chalky liquid antacid
METHODS: A 14-day multicentre randomised double-blind double-dummy non-inferiority trial compared Gaviscon[R] (4 x 10 mL/day) and omeprazole (20 mg/day) in patients with 2-6 day heartburn episodes weekly without alarm signals.
While it is considered normal when occasional, there is reason for worry when there are three or more episodes of heartburn and related symptoms per week.
Avoiding foods that historically cause heartburn is the better strategy, he says.
PREVAC1D24HR FROM NOVARTIS CONSUMER/HEALTH is now available over-the-counter to treat frequent heartburn for a full 24 hours with one pill a day.
London, Apr 9 (ANI): Heartburn medications are often prescribed to people with poorly controlled asthma, however, the treatment has been found ineffective in reducing asthmatic symptoms, say researchers.
Heartburn most often is caused by the reflux or backwash of acid from the stomach up into the esophagus, which is the long tube that carries food from the throat to the stomach.