Recurring Indigestion?

It may not be just heartburn,
it could be Functional Dyspepsia (FD).

Introducing nonprescription FDgard®, a medical food specially formulated for the dietary management of FD.

FD symptoms are in the upper belly and include, at varying times*:

  • Abdominal pain, discomfort, or cramping
  • Nausea
  • Burning
  • Bloating
  • Difficulty finishing a meal
  • Belching

#1 Gastroenterologist Recommended

FDgard Helps Normalize the Natural Rhythm
of the Digestive System.®

Dual FDgard package with gold seal

The PreMeal Companion®

What is FD?
FD (recurring indigestion with no known organic cause) is a relatively common and often frustrating condition.

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Can FDgard help me?
1 in 6 Americans suffer from FD.1 Learn more about how FDgard can help.

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Where can I find FDgard?
FDgard is available in the digestive aisle at CVS, Walgreens, Rite Aid, and online at

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What is inside FDgard, and why were these ingredients selected?

Each FDgard capsule contains caraway oil and l-Menthol, the primary component of peppermint oil. A combination of caraway oil and l-Menthol has been shown in several clinical studies to be effective in the management of FD.2


FDgard caplet and microspheres

Use under medical supervision

Graphic showing location of disruption for FD

The Epicenter of
Functional Dyspepsia

The epicenter of FD is in the upper belly. In FD, the stomach does not expand normally in response to a meal, which means the food eaten backs up in the stomach and in the upper part of the small intestine.


1 Talley, Nicholas J. 2017. “Functional Dyspepsia: Advances in Diagnosis and Therapy.” Gut and Liver 11 (3): 349–57.

2 Thompson Coon, J, and E Ernst. 2002. “Systematic Review: Herbal Medicinal Products for Non-Ulcer Dyspepsia.” Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics 16 (10): 1689–99. doi:10.1046/j.0269-2813.2002.01339.x.