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A 44-year-old male asked:

I have a garlic intolerance. i have tried probiotics, gas-x, digestive enzymes, and beano. no success. what can i do to eat garlic without issues?

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Dr. Andrew Seibert
Gastroenterology 35 years experience
Depends: ...on what your symptoms of your intolerance are. Garlic causes acid reflux in many people, and without reflux medication, this cannot be controlled well. However, you might consider trying to roast the garlic before using it. Some people are able to tolerate roasted garlic but not fresh garlic. Good luck.

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