Symptoms of chronic gastritis

What are the symptoms of chronic gastritis?

Some of the symptoms are:

  • Pain in the epigastric region (upper abdomen)
  • Loss of appetite
  • Weight loss
  • Heartburn
  • Indigestion
  • Bloating
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Belching, burping
  • Intestinal gas
  • Diarrhea
  • Smooth tongue
  • Bad breath

Medical advice

You should immediately refer to a medical professional if:

  • You are vomiting blood
  • You have a very rapid heartbeat
  • You have difficulty breathing
  • You are experiencing extreme pain

Medically Reviewed by a doctor on 24 Jan 2018
Medical Author: Dr. med. Diana Hysi