No Time for Heartburn

9 Medications That Can Cause Heartburn

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Antibiotics

Antibiotics such as tetracylcine that are used to treat common bacterial infections can cause heartburn.

If you experience heartburn often and need an antibiotic, check with your doctor to see if she can prescribe one that’s gentle on the esophagus and stomach, or if an enteric-coated antibiotic is available.

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