Our Heartburn (Acid Reflux) Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Heartburn (Acid Reflux)
Definition of Acid indigestion
Acid indigestion: Excessive secretion of hydrochloric acid by the stomach cells. Medically known as hyperchlorhydria. Sometimes used interchangeably with heartburn. See also: Heartburn.
Last Editorial Review: 10/9/2012
Back to MedTerms online medical dictionary A-Z List
Need help identifying pills and medications?