Answered by: Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli
Iam a woman in the age 49y/o…i often feel heartburn based on my eating…especially when i eating spicy food
Hi, thank you for reaching out to us.
We understand your concern regarding the heartburn. However, this is our general impression on why you have such symptoms.
Regarding your statement, the reason why do you feel heartburn especially when you eat spicy food is because spicy food can trigger acid reflux into the esophagus which cause you to have heartburn.
Other causes why you can feel heartburn is due to:
If you have any more doubts, you can contact us at (DoctorOnCall) to have clearer explanation by our doctors. Thank you.