Acid reflux (also known as heartburn and gastro esophageal reflux disease – GERD) is a condition that occurs when liquid contents in the stomach withdraws into the esophagus leading to sore throat and inflammation. It causes an uncomfortable feeling which includes shortness of breathe, nausea, bloating up and sour taste in the mouth.
As unpleasant as it may be, eliminating this burning pain in the throat is not as hard as one may think.
Acids in the stomach backs up into the throat causing pain as a result of the esophagus valve not being able to close. It sometimes also occur as a result of a faulty lower esophageal sphincter.
1. Difficulty in swallowing also known in medical terms as dysphagia
2. Excessive pains in the stomach
3. Heartburns, etc.
Here are some effective natural home remedies for acid reflux that work fast.
Despite the presence of medications, most people who suffer from acid reflux prefer the use of natural remedies. Natural remedies for acid reflux that are very commonly used includes the following.
To get the best results of these remedies, you also need to change your diet. Eat a lot of fresh fruits and vegetables. This helps to balance your pH level. Remember to drink a lot of water daily. This helps to wash away the acid.
[box type=”note”]If your symptoms do not respond to these natural approaches, you should definitely consult your doctor. Even if your doc doesn’t prescribe prescription remedies, he/she can monitor the state of your condition and how well these natural remedies are at reducing your symptoms[/box]