Common Symptoms of GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)

By Carol Ann Rinzler, Ken DeVault

Part of Heartburn and Reflux For Dummies Cheat Sheet

GERD is a tricky condition to identify. Its symptoms mimic those of other common medical conditions. The following list represents the primary symptoms of GERD:

  • Bad breath

  • Bad taste in mouth

  • Chronic cough

  • Chronic laryngitis

  • Frequent hoarseness

  • Frequent throat clearing

  • Frequent wheezing