We commonly encounter this question and most of the people are young with severe anxiety due to their google search has landed them to think – it could be an “heart attack”, the word itself gives a sense of near death situation.
I would try to alleviate anxiety surrounding this symptoms and try to suggest remedies and management for this symptoms in this blog. This is for educational purpose and I strongly recommend to follow your doctor’s advice on this matter.
Question 1: What causes heart burn?
Question 2: Do I need any evaluation for heart burn?
Question 3: What is Endoscopy and how it will help in heartburn?
Question 4: What are remedies for Heart burn?
Question 5: Do I need prolonged treatment?
Question 6: How to differentiate it from cardiac pain?
Thanks and regards,
Dr Sandip P Shah
GASTROPLUS Digestive Disease Centre and Advanced Endoscopy Clinic, Ahmedabad.
GASTROPLUS Team: Dr Sandip P Shah, Dr Ravindra Gaadhe, Dr Kunal Bhardwaj, Dr Ram Parihar