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Indigestion (cont.)

What are the signs and symptoms of indigestion?

Patient Comments

Common indigestion symptoms and signs include:

  • Abdominal pain
  • Heartburn or acid indigestion (acid reflux)
  • Bloating (full feeling)
  • Excessive gas (belching, burping or flatulence)
  • Nausea with or without vomiting
  • Acidic taste in the mouth
  • Gurgling, rumbling, or growling stomach discomfort
  • Constipation or diarrhea
  • Decreased appetite

What causes indigestion?

Patient Comments

Indigestion is a symptom of many different conditions. It is usually related to a functional problem of the gastrointestinal tract (difficulty processing food or stomach acids). This dysfunction of the gastrointestinal system can be caused most often by diseases, medications, and lifestyle.

What diseases or conditions cause indigestion?

Disease or conditions that may cause indigestion include:

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 10/13/2015

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Indigestion - Causes

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