The burning sensation that you get in the chest and behind the breastbone is called heartburn. It is commonly caused due to acid reflux, smoking, being overweight, lying immediately after eating, eating spicy food, and drinking alcohol.
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Query: Hello doctor, I am a 35 year old male, and I am 155 cm tall and weigh 36 kg. I feel that my digestion is very slow from the past 13 years. I am often constipated, and my appetite is bad. I feel nauseous, burp a lot, and find it hard to digest sweet. I tried taking Rabeprazole and enzymes for this pr... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. The probable causes of anorexia, heartburn, and dyspepsia are as follows: Eating spicy and fried junk foods. Excessive smoking and drinking habits. Anxiety. Taking NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) or Aspirin excessively. Consuming cold drinks. Sometime... Read Full »
Query: Hello doctor, I am suffering from heartburn for the last two years with oversleeping, laziness. I do not have interest in anything. I have mental worries. I have had endoscopy two times. The doctor told me that it is an ulcer. What is the remedy? I am currently on Shatavari Lehyam. Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I just read your query. Heartburn is due to an ulcer. Mental stress also worsens the problem. If you are taking treatment for ulcer then it is good. If not, then start taking treatment as soon as you can. Otherwise, this problem will get worse. Along with your me... Read Full »