Heartburn is a burning pain in your chest just behind your breastbone. It worsens while lying down or bending over.


  • Acid refuses
  • Hyperacidity


  • Burning in the chest usually occur after eating and at night.
  • Pain worsens when lying down or bending over


  • X-ray
  • Endoscopy
  • Ambulatory acid probe test: To identify when and for how long stomach acid backs up into your esophagus.
  • Esophageal motility test