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Heartburn Symptoms: Understanding How Heartburn Affects You

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Heartburn Symptoms: Understanding How Heartburn Affects You

Have you experienced any of these common heartburn symptoms?

  • A burning pain that begins in the chest or at the breastbone and moves up toward the throat
  • A feeling that food is coming back into the mouth
  • An acidic or bitter taste at the back of the throat
  • An increase in severity of pain when you're lying down or bending over
  • Pain that usually comes after meals
  • Pain that usually responds quickly to antacids

If so, we're here to help! Because everyone experiences heartburn symptoms a little differently, your first step should be understanding what heartburn is and how heartburn symptoms affect you. Get started with the Basics, below.

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