Upset by your stomach?
Burning. Bloating. Belching.
Stomach pain can be distracting. Feeling nauseous or gassy can make daily activities like deciding what to eat or going out in public uncomfortable. Medicines do their part by providing short-term relief, but the pain can come back eventually. And, even if the discomfort is really bad, most of us end up suffering in silence or making excuses for the way we feel.
Relieving symptoms is usually the priority.
Medicines to treat stomach symptoms work pretty well. So, it’s easy to take some over-the-counter treatments and ignore what might be causing the symptoms. That’s what most of us do. But, take a minute and digest these facts:
Up to 40%
of adults in the
Less than 10%
Suffering with symptoms could damage your stomach.
There are a lot of stomach issues out there, and some of them can be serious. It’s a good idea to try and find out what might be causing your symptoms. After all, you might think it’s just heartburn or indigestion, but the root cause of the pain may be something you haven’t considered: an H. pylori infection.