Stop Heartburn -heartburn Home Remedies

by Alfonso Ramos - Date: 2010-10-15 - Word Count: 346 Share This!

Heartburn consists in a burning sensation that starts in the lower part of the chest and can extend itself up to the throat.

It is usually produced when gastric acids are flowing up through the sphincter that separates the stomach from the esophagus because this one has not closed itself completely or maybe because there is a pressure (tight clothes, pregnancy, obesity) in the stomach that makes the acid to go up towards the esophagus.

Causes for Heartburn

Excessive food or alcohol intake


Getting old


Popular Remedies

Drinking half a glass of papaya juice a half hour after eating to avoid burning sensation

Eating a bowl of oats every morning

One of the most popular heartburn
home remedies is to drink a quarter of a glass of water with two coffee spoons of apple vinegar 30 minutes after eating.

Mixing two spoons with ginger root and half a cup of water. Mix and boil for 10 minutes. Drink before going to bed.

Prepare a juice made of 4 carrots and 2 lettuce leaves. Put the ingredients inside a shaker with a cup of water for five minutes. Strain the resultant liquid, and drink in the morning.

Eat a cup of natural light yoghurt on an empty stomach, everyday.

Boil a leave of chopped artichoke and a spoon of bold in a cup of water for 5 minutes. Strain and drink twice a day for 30 days.

A spoon of cardamom in a cup of water, boiled for a few minutes. Drink twice a day. This is an excellent heartburn
home remedies.

A coffee spoon of sodium bicarbonate in a cup of water. Drink once a day. Do not use this remedy if you are hypertensive or suffer from liquid retention.

15 grs of dry basil leaves in a litre of water. Boil. Drink cold three cups a day after meals.

Mix 30 grs of cedar with 30 grs of salvia and prepare and infusion with a coffee spoon of this mixture in a cup of boiling water. Drink a cup after every meal.

Boil a handful of chamomile flowers in a cup of water for 3 minutes. Strain and drink before the meals.

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