Gastric disorders

Other Names:
Stomach upsets

Stomach upsets of various kinds are a frequent cause of absence of workers.


A survey in the UK suggests that 28 million man-hours are lost each month due to stomach upsets. As an indication, the market for stomach remedies in the UK in 1986 was £10 million, with a further £28.4 million for indigestion remedies.

Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST