IndigestionOverview

overview

Indigestion is the name for symptoms like heartburn and bloating that can happen after eating.

symptoms

Symptoms of indigestion include heartburn, bloating and feeling sick.

treatments_overview

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.

causes

Indigestion is usually caused by the acid in your stomach irritating the stomach lining or your throat.

Page last reviewed: 19/05/2017
Next review due: 19/05/2020