Heartburn and peptic ulcer patients should steer clear, too.
Deciding which treatment is best for patients with symptoms of dyspepsia or peptic ulcer disease depends on a number of factors.
No one with a peptic ulcer should take theophylline.
British Dictionary definitions for peptic ulcer
(pathol) an ulcer of the mucous membrane lining those parts of the alimentary tract exposed to digestive juices. It can occur in the oesophagus, the stomach, the duodenum, the jejunum, or in parts of the ileum