Upset Stomach Symptoms
An upset stomach caused by eating or drinking too much can be accompanied by one or a combination of the following symptoms:
Pepto is indicated for relief of diarrhea and upset stomach due to overindulgence in food and drink, including: heartburn, indigestion, nausea, gas, belching, and fullness.
What Causes Upset Stomach?
Upset Stomach is caused when the mucosal cells in the lining of the stomach are irritated or inflamed. When you have an upset stomach caused by too much food or drink, it can result in a feeling of heaviness, bloating, and overall discomfort. Some helpful tips to alleviate upset stomach include eating several smaller meals instead of two or three large meals, and limiting foods that may trigger upset stomach including high acid foods (tomatoes, oranges), spicy foods and caffeine.
Upset Stomach Relief
Pepto-Bismol relieves upset stomach by binding with the mucoproteins in the stomach lining and providing a protective coating that soothes irritation and provides fast relief from upset stomach and indigestion.