Acid Peptic Disease: Prevention and Complications

Prevention Tips

  • Eat fruits and vegetables high in fibre
  • Avoid spicy and junk foods
  • Exercise regularly and maintain a healthy weight
  • Quit smoking
  • Limit alcohol intake

Watch Out

Black or bloody bowel movements.

When to See Doctor

Consult a doctor if you experience symptoms like:
  • Burning sensation, severe tenderness in the epigastric region
  • Heaviness of stomach, dyspepsia, belching, flatulence, nausea and vomiting

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