General indigestion is typically caused by eating too quickly, especially when the food is high in fat. Indigestion can be felt as a burning sensation in the upper portion of the stomach, general nausea, bloated, heartburn, and among others a bitter taste can result in the month from stomach acid that is coming up into the esophagus. The most commong way to relieve indigestion is to take indigestion tablets, that battle to neutralize the extra acid, so that the indigestion can be eliminated.
See Your GP without delay if you have any symptoms of the kind doctors call ‘sinister’, by which they mean symptoms that might be caused by a serious disease such as stomach cancer.
Bloating. Bloating is the feeling of having a full stomach. If you feel that your stomach is near to the point of bursting, then it could be due to indigestion.
Abdominal pain in the stomach area. If you are experiencing a burning in the middle part of your belly, then it could be due to indigestion.
Indigestion, also known as Dyspepsia, happens when too much stomach acid is formed in the stomach. The presence of the excessive acid formed may explain the pain and discomfort felt in the stomach area as the acid attacks the lining of the stomach area.
Crush some curry leaves and extract the juice. Squeeze half a lemon to a glass of water. Add the curry leaf juice and a tsp honey to the water. Quickly drink it.
Home Remedies for Indigestion
1) Orange is effective Home Remedy for Indigestion as it gives relax to the digestive organs and supplies nutrition.
2) Ground cardamom seed mixed with ginger, cloves and coriander is an effective Home Remedy for Indigestion.
3) A teaspoon of seeds of ajwain with a little rock salt is a superior remedy for indigestion.
4) One good Home Remedy for Indigestion is to put some lemon juice or cider vinegar in a glass of water and drink it before the meal.
The best demulcent herbs to take to protect against the cause of indigestion are:
This is why it is important to make a note on how often the these symptoms occur and when because these simple symptoms may already be red flag being waved by your body telling you that there is a more serious cause for the recurring indigestion. When this happens it is wise to take that visit to your doctor. There are other possible causes for these symptoms which ranges from simple eating disorders to more serious systemic diseases like gallbladder problems, intestinal parasitic infections, diabetes, thyroid diseases and pelvic inflammatory diseases.
Indigestion could be serious
Since indigestion could be a precursor to a more serious disease in the digestive tract, a person should see a doctor when the indigestion becomes recurrent or the symptoms have become worse or aggravating.
If you regularly get heartburn and indigestion and you use over the counter drugs but do not seem to work for you than a consultation with your doctor may help. You may have been suffering from heartburn and indigestion so long you may have damage to your esophagus that only prescribed medicine can help cure.