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Heartburn (cont.)

Heartburn Treatment

Treatment of heartburn is often approached by taking small incremental steps, usually starting with home remedies and diet modifications, then to OTC medications. If these measures do not effectively control the heartburn symptoms, the next steps consist of using prescribed medications and other treatment options.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/12/2013
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