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Dyspepsia

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Topic Overview

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 lifetimes.

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.


Credits for Dyspepsia

Current as of: February 10, 2021

Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:
E. Gregory Thompson MD - Internal Medicine
Adam Husney MD - Family Medicine


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