Most often, heartburn occurs due to exposure to gastric juice on the mucous membrane of the esophagus. If this symptom occurs rarely, no worries, most likely for the final victory over heartburn can simply adjust the power. If the burning sensation is bothering you constantly, it may cause damage to the lining of the esophagus. In severe cases, it may be ulceration, a symptom of which is pain and vomiting with admixture of blood. That's why it's so important to deal with the problem under the supervision of a physician. However, occasional manifestations of heartburn you can cope at home.
The easiest way to eliminate heartburn is to take antacids or enveloping the drug. They neutralize part of the gastric juice is hydrochloric acid, resulting in unpleasant symptom is fast eroding. The most known and effective tools in this group: "Rennie", "Maalox", "Almagell", "Castrated", "aluminium phosphate gel", "gaviscon". Drink a drug in the dosage recommended in the accompanying annotations. Usually it is one tablet or scoop of medications.
The most popular folk remedy to treat heartburn - soda solution. Add in a glass of water a teaspoon of powder, mix thoroughly and drink the resulting liquid. Soon the heartburn will pass. However, do not use this tool constantly. Soda violate the water-salt balance in the body and causes irritation of the gastric mucosa. A one-time acceptance of the solution does not threaten, but constant therapy soda can cause severe consequences for the whole organism.
With the help of juicers make juice of raw potatoes. Tablespoon this tool is able to quickly resolve heartburn.
Within a few minutes chew oat or barley grain. Swallowing the saliva as often as possible. Heartburn will pass quickly enough.
Prevention of heartburn is to change the regime and diet. Refrain from strong tea, chocolate and coffee, minimize the intake of fatty foods and alcohol. Try not to overeat and not to wear clothes, pressure on the stomach. Do not lie down immediately after a meal, in a horizontal position heartburn occurs more often.