Acid Reflux (Heartburn); Common Signs & Emergency Symptoms

♦ Other Symptoms of Acid Reflux Disease

Most kids under the age of 12 and a few adults with acid reflux disease don’t experience heartburn, dyspepsia and other aforementioned common signs of the acid reflux disease. Instead, they have other symptoms like the following:

1) Dry cough

A persistent dry cough can be indicative of acid reflux disease, especially if it is accompanied by other symptoms of this condition. It usually affects adults and the elderly. Some adults may get a feeling of having a lump obstructed in the throat and feel the urge of repeatedly coughing to clear their airways.