Learn what choices may trigger frequent heartburn so you can avoid them down the road.

In addition to taking Zegerid OTC® capsules, avoiding the following heartburn triggers can help you better manage your heartburn symptoms.


  • Eating large meals
  • Foods such as

    - Acidic fruits (oranges, lemons, grapefruits, tomatoes, etc.)
    - Anything fried or oily
    - Onions, peppers, and spicy foods
    - Fatty meats
    - Chocolate
    - As well as alcohol, coffee and mint


  • Stress
  • Smoking
  • Being overweight or obese
  • Lying down after meals
  • Exercising on a full stomach

Not only will avoiding these lifestyle triggers help with your heartburn, but some may benefit your overall health as well.

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*It's possible with Zegerid OTC. Use as directed for 14 days for treating frequent heartburn.
Zegerid OTC may take 1-4 days for full effect, although some people get complete relief within 24 hours.

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