Ulcers | Symptoms


Possible signs of an ulcer

  • Feel better when you eat or drink and then worse 1 or 2 hours later (duodenal ulcer)
  • Feel worse when you eat or drink (gastric ulcer)
  • Stomach pain that wakes you up at night
  • Feel full fast
  • Heavy feeling, bloating, burning or dull pain in your stomach
  • Vomiting
  • Unexpected weight loss

Written by familydoctor.org editorial staff

Reviewed/Updated: 05/14
Created: 01/96