Indigestion is the name for symptoms like heartburn and bloating that can happen after eating.
Symptoms of indigestion include heartburn, bloating and feeling sick.
You can often ease indigestion by changing what you eat and drink. Medicines called antacids can also help. You can get these from a pharmacy.
Indigestion is usually caused by the acid in your stomach irritating the stomach lining or your throat.
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