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noun as in upset stomach

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These foods may cause indigestion, tiredness, headaches, and bloating, and the biggest problem for those with lupus is that an intolerance reaction can boost inflammation, which Gandhi says may become chronic if those foods are regularly consumed.

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At first I thought it was indigestion, but I’m beginning to think it is actually cautious optimism.

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It can be challenging for laypeople as well as doctors to figure out what’s causing symptoms, and it’s common to confuse another gastrointestinal malady, such as indigestion, with ulcers, he said.

Hours later, Manchin was again causing indigestion for his party, publishing an op-ed in The Washington Post that basically declared he was out if Republicans wouldn’t play ball.

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Dreams, according to this model, were more like neural indigestion than deeply meaningful fantasies.

Having a stuffed stomach or indigestion can interfere with sleep.

Acid Reflux and Indigestion - Chew a few basil leaves after a meal.

I ruin careers and cause sleepless nights, heartaches and indigestion.

Moving on past the yuck factor, you may wonder whether drinking blood might cause some indigestion.

Many American readers—and this I guarantee—will have indigestion by page 75.

None of these liquids should be taken hot, but lukewarm; when hot they inflame the stomach, and produce indigestion.

Acute indigestion in elderly people is sometimes followed by sudden death.

This gave me much relief, for I felt that if there ever was a cow that deserved to have indigestion it was old Fenceviewer.

On the way there it occurred to him that if Gazelle went on at this rate she would certainly die of indigestion before morning.

I suppose it was a nightmare from indigestion, for this morning I have one of my old vile headaches.


On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to indigestion, such as: heartburn, nausea, acidosis, dyspepsia, flatulence, and flu.

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