Indigestion (dyspepsia), heartburn and acid reflux
Most people have indigestion at some point. Usually, it's not a sign of anything more serious and you can treat it yourself. Heartburn is a burning feeling in the chest caused by stomach acid travelling up towards the throat (acid reflux).
You may not always need to see a GP to treat Indigestion, heartburn and acid reflux - visit your local pharmacy for more free advice and over-the-counter treatments.
- Heartburn and Indigestion (Self Care Forum)
- Self care for minor ailments: Dyspepsia (indigestion) and heartburn (Self Care Forum)
- Indigestion (NHS website)
- Heartburn (NHS website)
- Acid Reflux and Oesophagitis (Heartburn) (Patient.co.uk)