IN THIS ARTICLE
The prognoses for the large majority of people with heartburn is very good. Many people require no treatment or only treatment with OTC's. A small number of people will develop complications and their prognosis will vary from good to a more guarded.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/3/2014
Bhupinder Anand, MD
Must Read Articles Related to Heartburn
Patient Comments & Reviews
The eMedicineHealth doctors ask about Heartburn:
Heartburn - Causes
What causes heartburn for you?
Heartburn - Foods to Avoid
What foods seem to aggravate heartburn for you, or someone you know?
Heartburn - Home Remedies
What home remedies have been helpful in managing heartburn?
Heartburn - Medications
What OTC or prescription medications have been helpful with heartburn?
Heartburn - Surgery
Please describe your experience with surgery for heartburn.
Heartburn - During Pregnancy
Please share your experience with heartburn during pregnancy.