Heartburn | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • What are some over-the-counter medicines that treat heartburn? Which ones do you recommend?
  • What is causing my heartburn and what can I do about it?
  • Are there lifestyle changes I can make that will prevent heartburn?
  • Is heartburn a sign of another condition?
  • My favorite foods are causing heartburn. Besides avoiding these foods entirely, what can I do to prevent heartburn?

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Reviewed/Updated: 03/14
Created: 11/96