Causes and Symptoms of Acid | Acid Reflux

What is ACIDITY (ACID REFLUX)?

Causes of Acidity or Acid Reflux

1. Poor or slow clearance of food from the stomach

  • Eating large meals
  • Being overweight or obese
  • Eating a heavy meal
  • Snacking close to bedtime

2. Delayed stomach emptying

  • lack of thyroid hormone( hypothyroidism)
  • Viral stomach infections
  • Medications such as narcotics
  • It can also happen in diseases like Parkinson’s disease and Multiple sclerosis.

3. Too much acid in the stomach

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