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What are the most common symptoms of aerophagia?

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The most common symptoms of aerophagia are:

These problems can last 2 years or more in some people. The symptoms are similar to other stomach illnesses, such as acid reflux, an irritation of the stomach lining, or irritable bowel syndrome.

  • Frequent belching, sometimes several times a minute
  • Bloated or swollen belly
  • Belly pain

From: What Is Aerophagia? WebMD Medical Reference

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American Sleep Apnea Association: "Aerophagia Causes and Resolutions."

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The Mayo Clinic: "Belching, intestinal gas and bloating: Tips for reducing them."

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on February 08, 2018

SOURCES:

Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : "Management of Belching, Hiccups, and Aerophagia."

American Sleep Apnea Association: "Aerophagia Causes and Resolutions."

Primary Care Companion to the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry : "Aerophagia as the Initial Presenting Symptom of a Depressed Patient."

Digestive Diseases and Sciences : U.S. Householder survey of functional gastrointestinal disorders. Prevalence, sociodemography, and health impact."

Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition : "Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders Dominate Pediatric Gastroenterology Outpatient Practice."

Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics : "Aerophagia in adults: a comparison with functional dyspepsia."

Perspectives In Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : "Management of Belching, Hiccups, and Aerophagia."

Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology : "Nausea, gastroparesis, and aerophagia."

The Mayo Clinic: "Belching, intestinal gas and bloating: Tips for reducing them."

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on February 08, 2018

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