noun[mass noun] Medicine
A condition in which the level of acid in the gastric juices is excessive, causing discomfort.
- If I eat spicy food, I get hyperacidity.
- This will ease heartburn, hyperacidity, gastritis and peptic ulceration, and its gentle astringency is also useful in treating diarrhoea in children.
- Hyperacidity, abdominal pain and frequent bowel movements are a possibility and patients try out several specialists without any abnormality being detected.
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