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A 33-year-old female asked:

Does stress cause increase or decrease in stomach acid. shud i take gelucil? i am expecting a month of reduced-sleep nights due to office overload.

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Dr. Patricia Foster
Psychiatry 45 years experience
See doctor: Don't self-medicate. If you are having digestive problems, see your pcp for a proper diagnosis. Stress and sleep deprivation can worsen many physical conditions. Best wishes.

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