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Is chamomile tea soothing for upset stomach and good for digesting?

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Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: Chamomile is soothing and antispasmodic. You might also consider teas made from ginger and/or fennel, which are both digestive aids. Ginger has the added bonus of absorbing gas.
Answered on Jul 31, 2016
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