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Dyspepsia is a common condition and usually describes a group of symptoms
rather than one predominant symptom. These symptoms include:
Most people will experience some symptoms of dyspepsia within their
Common causes of dyspepsia include:
You can make changes to your lifestyle to help relieve your symptoms of dyspepsia. Here are some things to try:
Treatment depends on what is causing the problem. If no specific
cause is found, treatment focuses on relieving symptoms with medicine.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerJerome B. Simon, MD, FRCPC, FACP - Gastroenterology
Current as ofNovember 14, 2014
Current as of:
November 14, 2014
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Jerome B. Simon, MD, FRCPC, FACP - Gastroenterology
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