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Homeopathic Remedies for Heartburn

Homeopathic Remedies for Heartburn

Homeopathic Remedies for Heartburn

Homeopathic Remedies for Heartburn

A burning sensation in the chest or middle area of the upper abdomen is referred to as Heartburn. It may be triggered by the intake of alcohol, smoking, coffee, fatty food, spicy food or even chocolates. Heartburn is mainly  due to Gastro esophageal Reflux Disease or GERD. It’s a medical condition in which the acid contents of the stomach rise above in oesophagus (food pipe), leading to burning. The main reason behind the acid rising back in the food pipe is weakness or relaxation of the ring at the junction of stomach and lower end of oesophagus. The Homeopathic mode of treatment is of great help in providing relief from Heartburn. The Homeopathic remedies for heartburn are made of natural substances and go to the core of the problem to ensure that Heartburn does not recur. The Homeopathic treatment for heartburn is totally safe and has zero side effects.

Homeopathic Treatment for Heartburn

Heartburn can be very effectively treated with natural Homeopathic medicines. The natural remedies act as wonderful agents to bring about relief in the most distressing cases of Heartburn, including sour, burning or acid risings. The Homeopathic medicines for providing relief in acute episodes of Heartburn are selected mainly based upon the trigger factors.  Associated symptoms like vomiting, belching and headache are also given importance. To remove the tendency to have Heartburn, more deep acting constitutional Homeopathic remedies are prescribed. For this purpose, the peculiar characteristics experienced by each patient are taken into account.

Top natural Homeopathic Remedies for Heartburn

Nux Vomica: Best Homeopathic medicine for Heartburn due to alcohol, coffee or spices

Nux Vomica is the top natural Homeopathic medicine for treating Heartburn triggered by the intake of alcohol, coffee or spices. The foremost complaint for which Homeopathic medicine Nux Vomica is the ideal remedy is burning in the mid upper abdomen and chest with acid risings. The mouth also fills with bitter and acid fluid along with burning. In some persons,there is a complaint of nausea and vomiting of sour material. Pressure and heaviness in abdomen also forms a part of symptom picture for using Nux Vomica. Although not a part of Heartburn, a history of long-standing constipation may be found to select Nux Vomica.

Pulsatilla: Top Homeopathic remedy for Heartburn excited by fatty and fried food

Pulsatilla is a natural Homeopathic medicine that is the best remedy when fatty or fried food has excited Heartburn. Along with Heartburn,the person also experiences nausea and vomiting to a high degree. Vomiting contains acidic, bitter matter, at times greenish in colour. Belching acid or bitter taste are also noticed for using Pulsatilla. In addition to these symptoms, pain and tightness in stomach may also appear. One characteristic feature that calls for using this remedy is a total absence of thirst along with the other symptoms.

Natrum Phos and Iris Versicolor: Homeopathic remedies for Heartburn with sour belching and vomiting

The top natural Homeopathic medicines for treating Heartburn with sour belching or sour vomiting are Natrum Phos and Iris Versicolor. Natrum Phos is very beneficial in all cases of Heartburn where the patient experiences sour belching or sour vomiting along with burning in chest or mid upper abdomen. In such cases, Homeopathic medicine Natrum Phos is the best prompt relieving agent. A specific coating of tongue with yellow pasty matter is a redline symptom along with sour belching and vomiting. Acidic symptoms due to intake of excess of sugar can also be best treated with Natrum Phos. Natural Homeopathic medicine Iris Versicolor, on the other hand,is the best remedy when the major symptom is burning throughout the gastrointestinal tract, right from the mouth to anus with sour vomiting.

Robinia: Homeopathic medicine for Heartburn that gets worse on lying down at night

Natural Homeopathic medicine Robinia is of great help in providing relief to Heartburn patients when the burning symptoms get worse on lying down at night. Acrid burning, bitter or worsesour belching appear along with burning in the chest and stomach. The symptoms may even prevent the person from sleeping. Another sphere for using Robinia is when headache accompanies heartburn. Robinia is the most apt natural Homeopathic remedy for persons who have pain in head with Heartburn.

Arsenic Album and Phosphorus: Homeopathic remedies for Heartburn which gets better by warm or cold drinks

Both Arsenic Album and Phosphorus are top natural Homeopathic medicines for Heartburn cases. Both these medicines have their own group of symptoms that guide in selecting the remedy, but the major differentiating symptom is regarding Heartburn getting better by warm or cold drinks. If the Heartburn is relieved by warm drinks, then Arsenic Album is the best remedy. The other symptoms for using Arsenic Album are burning in upper abdomen with acid, bitter risings in the throat. Nausea and vomiting may also appear. The vomiting occurs soon after eating or drinking. Thirst for a small quantity of water at short intervals is also a prominent symptom for using Arsenic Album. Homeopathic medicine Phosphorus is the ideal natural remedy when cold drinks or cold water seems to provide temporary relief from burning in chest and abdomen. The accompanying symptoms are sour belching after eating. Vomiting also appears, but not immediately after drinking. Vomiting occurs a few hours after taking water when the water gets warm in abdomen. A desire for ice creams, juices and cold drinks is another useful symptom for selecting Phosphorus for the successful treatment of Heartburn cases.

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  1. Rajat Kumar Gochhayat says:

    I am suffering from constant heart/chest burn for last 15 days because of anxiety. I am taking allopathic medicine on doctor’s prescription. Still heart burn persists. Can I take any homeopathic medicine in addition to above. Please advise

  2. Hi i am anil kumar .. my mother manjula. She was 44yrs old .. she was affected bronchitis asthma for nearly 35yrs. She used inhaler nearby 20 yrs.. but recent years she was affected worsenly by asthma and cough with mucous. Cough and asthma is worsen in the morning they take inhaler feel little bit relax. But she also lossing her body weight in 3 yrs she loss 12kg.weight.
    Past few months her mensus irregularly. Heavy bleeding. Too much anxiety and high tensions stomach burn and headache. She also feel alone and negative thought anytime for any thing.

  3. Raj Ginne says:

    I’m having GERD, acid reflux and on medication but would like to move to homeopathic medicine. Any help is greatly appreciated.

  4. Dear Sir/Madam,

    I am 65 years old female. I have been taking Esomeprazole for some years for heartburn discomfort/pain. I am least happy with this medicine, as it has not cured me. Recently I have Gastroscopy, which has shown
    Hitus Hernia small about 5 cm
    Gastritis – Erythematous mild and a few cystic gland polys in the gastric body
    Mild gastritis in the whole stomach
    The external Consultant Pathologist who the results wrote the following:
    Clinical Note
    Epigastric pain, Nausea
    Gastric biopsy
    Sections show antrum type gastric mucosa with significant fibrosis and florid fovaolar hyperplasia in keeping with reactive/chemical gastritis. A fragment of body type gastric
    Mucosa is noted with some superficial oedema and foveolar hyperplasia. There is no evidence of helicobacter intestinal metaplasia, dysplasia or malignancy.
    Reported by the doctor/ pathologist
    I do not smoke, no alcohol, no fat, little salt in my food, no sugar, no spicy dishes. No cheap cooking oil, except high quality olive oil.
    I eat fruits, vegetables, chicken meat. On the whole, I eat quality healthy food and drink such as ginger tea, Organic Camomile tea and water. I am an active person and walk regularly.
    Despite so much care, I have been loosing weight. Since 11 February 2019 to -date, I have lost 5Kg. Now I am 62 Kg.
    Esomeprazole drug has no effects, because my heartburn is getting worse.
    Is there any remedy to cure me?
    I look forward to hearing from you.
    Kind regards,

  5. Der Dr. Sharma, I am a 60 y. o. woman and had acid reflux for at least 5 years. Sometimes but rarely (5-7 times a year) it was severe – I woke up at night when it came out from stomach and I could not sleep as it was burning too much. It was not often but usually I did not feel any acid reflux on daily basis. I was eating healthy food-not fried, lots of veggies but I liked coffee, red wine and spices including hot pepper. My grandfather used to have heart burn all his life but he never drank any alcohol, ate right food and he died almost at 90 from some other age related health problems. Thus I am really surprised that I have just been diagnosed with Barrett’s esophagus, luckily without dysplasia signs so far. Is there any remedy I could use to get rid of this condition or keep it at least at this level without life threatening changes? Any other advice? My doctor prescribed me Omeprazole 40 but I do not want to stay on it rest of my life. Thank you so much.

  6. Yumnam Shantikumar Singh says:

    I have longstanding GERD and sliding Hiatus hernia for the last 13years years. I am a PPI dependant since 2006 and taking Rabeprazole daily. I think I am getting side effects of taking rabeprazole for a long time. Please suggest the best homeopathic medicine that can be used in place of rabeprazole to control GERD and reflux esophagitis.

  7. BARUN MONDAL says:

    I have suffering from burning sensation at upper chest and throat while working or walking. I am of 50 years woman, and BP level 160/100. give medical suggestion.

  8. Manish MUDGAL says:

    Acidity control by antacid only

  9. Abdul Razak says:

    I am Abdul Razak, 54 male, suffering from chronic heart burn and GERD. Mostly Worsens during evenings and sometimes in the midday This condition prevails for the past 15 years. Due to this I have soar throat and disturbance in voice. I feel like my stomach is full. I am a professor in a college. My past history – I had epilepsy from age 3 to 25 every year and taken allopathic medicine continuously for many years. Kindly suggest me a permanent remedy please.

  10. Subramanian says:

    Helo Dr
    I get heart burn after eating peanuts.
    This increases during evening or night hours.
    The burning sensation is in oesophagus and no feeling in stomach.
    Increases during sleep or lying down

    Hunger is OK
    Bowl movement is 3 times a day.
    I am Male 58 years.
    No other complications, doing textile business.
    No physical work

  11. VinitSureka says:

    Dr I m 38 years old male nd suffering from daibities,high bp , thyroid since 4 years.From past 6 months I m Also suffering from erectile dysfunction problem for which I m looking for some medicines as I want a baby.please help

  12. Hello Dr. Sharma – i am having acidity with sensation of something stuck in throat. It relieves when i burp. Lot of gas which i can feel. I had this problem around 7-8 years and homeopathic helped me with this. Can you suggest medicine should i take for it.

  13. Hello Dr. Sharma.
    I have Gerd/Lpr for about 6 months now with main symptom of breathlessness and queasiness, and recently with a whitish coating on my tongue.
    I read somewhere that Pulsatilla is good remedy, but I wanted you advice on what Homeopathic remedy and dosage to take.

    • Jagdish Kaur says:

      Hello Dr.Sharma. I’m suffering from Acid reflux since last two months. I feel pain in my throat and burning sensation . I have already got all my tests done . All are normal . Pl suggest some good medicine . I shall be grateful to you. Regards.

      • Sir,I have acidity and indigestion problem since last one month.I have heartburn also.i had never these problems one month before but due to stomach upset I went thro’ antibiotic course for 10 days .After that course these problems occur. I feel something is stuck in my throat and burping also after meal.there is burning sensation in my throat not whole day but sometimes.plzz suggest me treatment.

  14. I am suffering from stomach acidity
    I feel burning sensation in my chest abdominal and shaky feeling
    Also feeling heart palpitaion
    Shortness of breath when i feel acidity.
    Pain in my ribs and shoulder also
    What can i do dont understand
    Its stuck me all
    Plzz suggest me some good medicine.

  15. Hi Dr Sharma,
    I am suffering from acid reflux and feeling something stuck in
    Throat it is worst in night and now always feeling sour taste of saliva in Mouth , feeling pain in chest and feeling burning sensation
    In chest . Please guide a remedy in homeopathy for permanent cure
    Of this problem.I am suffering acid reflux problem since last
    More than 10 yrs and it is worst since last 4-5 yrs.

  16. Joyce Davis says:

    Can you treat MS with homeopathic?

  17. Hello Dr Sharma,
    My son is 3.5 mth old, born 6 weeks early, has severe reflux since 8 weeks of age. He drinks 2 oz only every 3 hrs of a special dairy free formula. After feeding, he is uncomfortable, constantly swallows and licks, and has lot of saliva. We can hear fluid coming up in his mouth, but he spits up only a little bit occasionally. Has never had projectile vomiting. He does sound congested and as if something is in his throat.
    He is a poor sleeper, sleeps 30 min naps in the day and wakes up due to fluid coming up in his throat.
    He likes to be held and walked around esp. after feeds.
    He sleeps poorly on his own at night and most of the time we hold him at night n sleep.
    He passes stool infrequently once a day or every other day but usually soft.
    He was on Prevacid which I stopped 5 days ago.
    He is on Nat phos 6x with feeds and nux vomica twice a day for 4 days with some improvement.
    Should I stick with the treatment for few more days or consider changing it?
    Thanks for your advice!!

    • Erica r says:

      Vaccines cause the animal protein allergy and damage the gastrointestinal system. Is this child vaccinated? Vaccines do contain proteins.

  18. Sunil Kumar says:

    Sir, I am suffering from severe chest pain that gets worse in night and prevent me to sleep, it’s from last few years, it stays in daytime also but in small amount, sometimes it goes to back and middle and lower back pain,, please suggest me a medicine for this, I am staying in Africa and one of my friend coming in next week so he can bring that medicine for me if you give me the name of that medicine.
    Thanks in advance

  19. aktaruzzaman says:

    MRI features of the right parotid gland lesion are more in favour of neoplastic eliology with retroauricular lamphadenopathy.
    which is the treatment of homeopathy.
    stool and urine is normal. sleep is normal. no vomiting. only itching and simple pain come suddenly and go by.
    i give him Rhus Tox 30 c thrice a day only
    plz give me suggestion which medicine is appropriate.

  20. r arun kumar says:

    Iam suffering from GERD

  21. sandeepssaini says:

    there is unbearable pain in my stomach below chest.i have to go for injection.pis tell me medicine to get rid of this pain.thanks

  22. I have hiatal hernia reflux burning I esophageal and candida by 4 times they gave me omeprazole for evenings and motilium but if I have dinner or as a bread or oil or anything food and i have reflux night fire my thorat , even with omeprazole food comes burning my throat got the iris versicolor 6 c 8 drops 4/hours and carbo vegetal 6 c before the food is indicated? can you help me? gastritis, stomach and esophagus grade II / / III I prefer homeopathy
    I hope understand me i do not speak english my translator are google

  23. Dr. I need you please help me!!!
    yo tengo hernia hiatal el reflujo me quema el esofago y candida por 4 veces me dieron el omeprazol por las noches y motilium pero si ceno o como un pan aun con el omeprazol la comida se me viene me quema la garganta me dieron el iris versicolor 6c 8 drops 4/hours y carbo vegetal 6c antes de la comida esta bien indicado ? puede ayudarme ?
    gastritis estomago y esofago grado II//III yo prefiero la homeopatia

  24. Hola yo tambien tengo esofagitis pero me quema la garganta puedes decirme si resolviste el problema con homeopatia???

  25. rgkushwah says:

    Thanks for guid me

  26. shuweikha rashid says:

    gd day, i had ulcer but treated it now it looks that the sickness is back and i am taking omeraplozone. sorry i do notseem to like to remember the medicines i take because there are too many. i am 70 and i spend alot of money monthly on medicine and yet i am on an off

  27. Irshad Hussain says:

    I am suffering from stuffy nose chest infection and itchy throat from last 12-14 years

  28. Kristy Malecki says:


    I have read all of your information about GERD and reflux. I do not think my symptoms mimic what you have listed for any type of remedy. I have reflux, but it does not burn and is not acid or sour tasting. Really the only symptom I have is that I can feel the food back up in my esophagus after I eat and for many hours afterward. What is the best remedy for this?

  29. hello,

    i have had serious problems for the last 8 years, when out of the blue, but after a very stressful situation, started vomiting a whitish liquid. i had developed hashimoto disease, and it seems that hpylori is at fault. last week, i vomited again the whitish stuff, after which it became yellowish. meantime i keep on having headaches, similar to the one before i stared vomiting. i have 8 years since my problems started, and i just can not continue like this. no strength, lack of concentration, fatigue, and just plain no social life or work life because i feel incapacitated. what would be a good treatment for me, to get rid of this terrible infection. i tried a lot of other things, but nothing seems to hold for a longer period of time. thank you very much, natalia

  30. BB Sharma says:

    I have been diagnosed hiatus hernia and esophagitis B. Please suggest me whether there is any treatment of this disease or have to undergo surgery. Pl. Advise me in this regard.

  31. Respected Dr Sharma
    Sir I have long standing sluggish bowels due to tension ;use of purgatives for constipation arising after a very bad hepatitis. Acidity for 10 yrs after use of antibiotics –post operative Hysterectomy and infection. I cannot tolerate rich foods ,and proteinfoods like daals , khoa and paneer. etc taking treatment from 2-3eminent homeopathists for 6+ yrs but to no avail except temporary relief. i like to travel for tourism but am anxious due to this . age 50+ wt 50.

  32. Dr nikhil gupta says:

    Having apd for last sixteen yrs . Able to control with aloevera. But due to permanent need for taking warfarin. Gastritis recurrs. Effect of warfarin being potentiated by belladonna 200 followed by calc carb 200 fortnightly. So that i could reduce the dose of warfarin by three mgm. From 8 To 5 mg per day


    I am suffering because of bile-gall refluxes back to my stomach and then to esophagus.Do i have to take the same Remedies for Heartburn and Acid Reflux Disorder? I am asking this because the hydrochloric ia an acid but the bile- gall liquid is an akalic.

  34. Caroline Mtshweni says:

    Dr l drank potassium permanganate mixed wit water nw have chest pain,headaches, n breathing problems.have bn to doctors bt no help n itsvbn a month but no luck.

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