Cedars-Sinai Blog

Heartburn and Acid Reflux: What You Need to Know

Symptoms of heartburn usually begin shortly after eating.

Causes of heartburn

Spicy foods or large meals can be the root of distress.

Symptoms of heartburn

Treatment of heartburn

"If your symptoms don't get better with over-the-counter medication, if you take it more than twice a week, or if your symptoms come on with exertion or exercise, you should see your healthcare provider."