Although homeopathic substances listed in this article are generally not known to cause serious side effects, their effectiveness has not been demonstrated by scientific research. Consumers should check labels carefully, since a homeopathic product that is not diluted, or not diluted enough, may contain ingredients that cause allergic reactions, side effects, or interactions. It is always advisable to discuss any new treatment program with your healthcare practitioner.
For more information, see Homeopathy FAQs, "What Is Homeopathy?," and “Using Homeopathy with Professional Guidance” in Homeopathic Medicine.
Indigestion and gas can be caused by poor eating habits, stress, food allergies, imbalances in stomach acid or digestive enzymes, and many other causes. For most problems, homeopathy can offer safe and quick relief. If the discomfort is chronic or if symptoms are extreme, a doctor should be consulted.