What Are the Symptoms of Acid Reflux?
Because the symptoms of acid reflux can easily be mistaken for more serious conditions, it’s important to be able to identify them so you can know whether you need to urgently seek medical care. You can read more about the symptoms here.
If you have experienced any of the following, consider making an appointment with your primary caregiver to receive a proper diagnosis.
1. Chest pain:
Prior to being formally diagnosed, many acid reflux sufferers mistake their chest pain for a heart attack and find themselves in the emergency room.
While frightening, the chest pain associated with acid reflux isn’t a sign of imminent danger. However, because it can be a sign of a more serious underlying problem, please seek immediate medical attention if you’re experiencing chest pain.