How To Get Rid Of Constant And Frequent Heartburn

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Heartburn. Heartburn is quite common and occurs after
a big meal, and occasional episodes are not reason for undue worry. However, frequent and constant heartburn is
a grave problem that requires to be medically treated as it is a common symptom of gastroesophageal
reflux disease or GERD, which is a disease causing stomach acid or even causes bile to
flow back (reflux) into the food pipe or esophagus. Constant Heartburn requires strong measures
and even surgery to treat it. If there is repeated backwash of acid, it
will cause the esophagus to be irritated that will not only result in irritation, but will
also lead to inflammation of the esophagus as well. Generally, lifestyle changes can help to address
the problem of heartburn or over-the-counter medications can provide relief. Constant heartburn will require much stronger
medications as the constant burning sensation in the chest, as well as sometimes the throat,
coupled with a sour taste in the mouth, requires strong measures to counteract such a condition. People that are obese, have hiatal hernia,
pregnant women, asthmatics, diabetics, those with peptic ulcer, or those who have delayed
stomach emptying or who suffer from Zollinger-Ellison syndrome or have connective tissue disorders
will be most likely to have constant heartburn, which can lead to further complications arising
that would, in turn, require ever more intensive medical treatment as well as prescription
medications. Constant heartburn can occur several times
in a week, may return soon after the antacid wears off, as well as causes patients to wake
up at night. In case the symptoms persist in spite of taking
prescription drugs, or there is difficulty in swallowing, or there is regurgitated blood,
or stool turns black or one experiences weight loss, one can be sure that these are symptomatic
of constant heartburn. Usually, the doctor may be able to prescribe
medications, as well as diagnose the constant heartburn condition with the help of just
the description of the symptoms. However, sometimes these may be insufficient
and the condition may be severe enough or unresponsive to treatment, and thus will require
undergoing other tests including Barium X-ray, endoscopy, ambulatory acid (pH) probe tests,
and esophageal impedance measurements. Constant heartburn will usually cause irritation,
as well as inflammation, of the esophagus, but can also lead to one or more other conditions,
including narrowing of the esophagus, ulcers in the esophagus, and Barrett’s esophagus. Treatment for a constant heartburn condition
can vary and may only require over-the-counter medications or surgical procedures depending
on how severe are the condition and how well the symptoms respond to various treatments. Common over-the-counter remedies include antacids,
H-2 receptor blockers, and proton pump inhibitors. Prescription strength medications include
prescription-strength H-2 receptor blockers, prescription-strength proton pump inhibitors,
and prokinetic agents, and, finally, one may require undergoing surgery or other procedures
to get rid of constant heartburn. If you’ve liked the video give it a thumb
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