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Heartburn - Home Treatment

Symptoms to watch for during home treatment

Call your doctor if any of the following occur during home treatment:

  • Heartburn is not relieved by home treatment and medicine.
  • Swallowing problems are not improving.
  • You continue to lose weight for no reason.
  • Your symptoms become more severe or frequent.

WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise

Last Updated: July 05, 2013
This information is not intended to replace the advice of a doctor. Healthwise disclaims any liability for the decisions you make based on this information.
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