Definition of hyperacidity in English:



  • A condition in which the level of acid in the gastric juices is excessive, causing discomfort.

    • ‘If I eat spicy food, I get hyperacidity.’
    • ‘This will ease heartburn, hyperacidity, gastritis and peptic ulceration, and its gentle astringency is also useful in treating diarrhoea in children.’
    • ‘Henna painting also takes away excess heat from the body and calms hives and rashes and balances hyperacidity.’
    • ‘Because it improves digestion but does not heat the body, Amla-Berry is ideal for calming mild to moderate hyperacidity.’
    • ‘Hyperacidity, abdominal pain and frequent bowel movements are a possibility and patients try out several specialists without any abnormality being detected.’
    dyspepsia, hyperacidity, acidity, heartburn, a gastric upset
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