Unhealthy Lifestyle, Peptic Ulcer and Acid Reflux are the key causes of gastric-acid related symptoms. Currently the two likely course of actions most people would take are self-medicating with non-prescription drugs like antacids or consult a doctor for gastric prescription.
A research showed that despite prescribed treatments for discomfort, rebound is common. 70% of patients experienced recurrent stomach ulcer1, 42% still suffer from heartburn2 and 20% with H. pylori infection are not completely treated even with antibiotics3.
1 MSD Manual
2 Crawley JA & Schmitt CM, 2000
3 Sheila EC, 2016