About Acidity

Acidity is excessive acid production in the stomach causing heartburn and acid reflux..

Almost 22-28% of the population suffers from Acidity at least once a week

Symptoms of Acidity

Heartburn

Bitter taste

Belching

Regurgitation

Sore throat

Hoarseness

Asthma symptoms

Lump in throat

“Acidity” or “Heartburn” OR GERD

Often caused by……

Yummy and spicy food

Irregular working hours

Late nights

Parties

Stress

Common Symptoms of Acidity Or GERD

Heartburn

Regurgitation

Chest pain

Difficulty in swallowing

Lump in throat

If you have nighttime acid reflux, you might also experience:

Chronic cough

Laryngitis with hoarseness

New or worsening asthma

Disrupted sleep

Cause of acidity or Heartburn

Backflow of Stomach Acid/Contents into Esophagus

  • With Normal Pressure at Lower Esophagus, & Stomach Acid with Normal pH (3.5), Contents Pass Down to Small Bowel
  • Reduced Pressure at Lower Esophagus
  • Increased Stomach Acid (Low pH ˂ 3.5)-ried/Fatty/Oily/Spicy Food, Carbonated Soft Drinks, Coffee, Smoking, Alcohol, Drugs (Aspirin, NSAIDs, CCBs etc.), H. Pylori bacterial infection
  • Increased Pressure on Stomach - Overeating, Lying flat, Obesity, Pregnancy
  • Reflux (Backflow) of Stomach Acid, Causing Damage & Heartburn
  • Symptoms of Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

Mechanism for GERD

Fried/Fatty/Oily/Spicy Food, Coffee, Carbonated Soft Drinks, Smoking, Alcohol, Drugs

  • Esophageal* acid clearance
  • Lower esophageal pressure
  • Stomach emptying
  • Gastrin (stomach hormone which increases acid secretion) release
  • Abrupt abdominal pressure, deep inspiration, as in smoking

Acidity Is Common Amongst

  • People with hyper acidity problems
  • Eating spicy and greasy or fried foods in restaurants, Junk food lovers
  • Eating large meals at parties and get togethers
  • Foodies loving spicy, tangy roadside evening snacks
  • Regular & Heavy drinkers
  • Stressed individuals due to lifestyle changes
  • Party goers with erratic eating habits
  • Travelers with hectic schedules
  • Obese individuals with digestive issues
  • People indulging in food binge experimenting with new dishes

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Antacids are medicines that counteract (neutralise) the acid in your stomach to relieve indigestion and heartburn.