Why My Stomach Feels like Burning?

Q:
Why my stomach feels like burning?

A:
Here are some of the most common reasons for a burning sensation in the stomach:

  • Emotional stress – Many stomach problems are a result of poorly managed emotional stress.
  • Food allergy or intolerance – Burning sensations in the chest and upper abdomen that occur after eating can result from food allergies or intolerances.
  • Gastritis – When an irritated, damaged, or inflamed area in the lining of the stomach is exposed to gastric juices, gastritis can develop.
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) – Gastroesophageal reflux occurs when the lower esophageal sphincter opens inappropriately or fails to close completely.
  • Medications or drugs – Medications like aspirin and Tylenol and excessive alcohol use and smoking can increase stomach irritation.

To learn more you should go to a medical professional.

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