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Heartburn Relief Natural Remedies – Try Some Of These Remedies To Get Your Life Back!
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Heartburn Relief Natural Remedies – Try Some Of These Remedies To Get Your Life Back!

One of the most popular heartburn relief natural remedies is the one known as Clown’s Mustard although it is also called Candy Tuft. It is sometimes referred to by its botanical names and it has several. These range from Iberis Amara to Iberis coronaria. Sometimes this is combined with other herbs such as Angelica and Caraway seeds together with chamomile. This mixture is normally referred to as Iberogast.

Whatever it is called, it is a plant which is very effective against any type of stomach upset including acid reflux or GERD. It has been found helpful in treating irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) as well as asthma. There are no safety concerns although most herbalists say that you should not take it for more than eight weeks at a time. It works by causing contractions in the smaller intestine which helps to enhance and speed up the digestive process. Some people I know had a few minor side effects and these can range from nausea to a skin rash.

The use of melatonin for getting to sleep is well known. But it also has other effects and it seems to be very helpful as one of the most touted heartburn remedies nowadays. A very interesting paper has been published by The US National Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health which shows promising results from small experiments and research studies. Certainly more work needs to be dome on larger studies but the first results have been very promising.

Symptoms of GERD were reduced and there was a tighter response from the LES sphincter which controls the valve between the gullet and the stomach. It is when this valve relaxes and opens which allows the acid to move back up that can cause much discomfort.

The researchers also found that there seemed to be less stomach acid and it was protecting the tissue in the gullet. This is probably why it could be one of the most promising heartburn relief natural remedies.

There are some downsides however with the use of melatonin in that it may activate the immune system and there may be an exaggerated response to things like allergies. The reason for this is that it is a hormone and so is a key player in our endocrine system. Usually when we have allergies, it is a reaction which is triggered by our immune system and means that we are healthy. But when this is overdone, allergies may become a real problem and very troublesome.

These then are just a few of the heartburn relief natural remedies which are available and may be worth trying to live a normal life again. Why not discover a more holistic approach which could cure you in two months and which will save you thousands of dollars in medical fees?


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