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Is it safe to drink apple cider vinegar is you have heartburn?

Is it safe to drink apple cider vinegar is you have heartburn?

Avoid vinegar: A person with heartburn should avoid vinegar and other acidic foods or liquids. The person is likely already taking acid blockers and antacids to decrease acidity in the stomach. It would be bad to eat or drink more acid, because the whole point of treatment is to decrease acid in the stomach and esophagus. ...Read more

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Dr. Charles Cattano
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Heartburn (Definition)

A painful burning sensation in the esophagus, just below or behind the breastbone. The pain often rises in your chest and may radiate to ...Read more


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Is it safe to drink apple cider while pregnant ?

Is it safe to drink apple cider while pregnant ?

Semantics: In the US and Canada cider refers to non-alcohol containing pressed apple juice. When sold commercially it must be pasteurized or irradiated. These are safe to consume in pregnancy. When sold fresh at a juice bar or farm it may contain live bacteria and yeast. I would advise these NOT be consumed if you are pregnant. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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Is it safe for me to consume apple cider vinegar? Does it interact with medications?

Is it safe for me to consume apple cider vinegar? Does it interact with medications?

Depends on...: Without knowing one's individual details, a doctor would not be able to tell if any particular vinegar would be good, bad, or have no effect on a that person. But, for what health benefit would somebody want to drink any type of vinegar? Vinegar is good for pickling foods, and making foods taste more special, but vinegar is not necessary for normal health. ...Read more

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Is raw organic apple cider vinegar safe to take while pregnant? I read it helps with constipation

Is raw organic apple cider vinegar safe to take while pregnant? I read it helps with constipation

Yes safe: Many pregnant woman crave acidic foods like pickles, sauerkraut and vinegar. Raw organic vinegar is safe during pregnancy. Enjoy. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink apple cider vinegar to help get rid of candida?

Is it ok to drink apple cider vinegar to help get rid of candida?

Vinegar and yeast: Most people are able to consume small amounts of vinegar while still reaping the benefits of an anti-candida diet. Particularly herbal vinegars and apple cider vinegar have been safely added to most candida diets without a problematic reaction.Some people react adversely to vinegar so it is an individual thing. ...Read more

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Is it safe to consume apple cider vinegar with my antibiotic (cefprozil)??

Is it safe to consume apple cider vinegar with my antibiotic (cefprozil)??

Food interactions: I was unable to find any listed food interactions for cefprozil on the Drugs.Com site. (http://www.drugs.com/food-interactions/cefprozil.html). ...Read more

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Hi is it ok to drink apple cider vinegar for weight loss when nursing?

Hi is it ok to drink apple cider vinegar for weight loss when nursing?

Apple cider: If you are nursing a baby I would recommend that you don't drink your liquid until you have finished breast feeding. ...Read more

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Is it possible for me to douche with apple cider vinegar?

You can: I don't recommend it. Your body cleans itself. If you were to believe everything you read about apple cider vinegar (it supposedly cures everything), you would be reading uncritically. ...Read more

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Is it safe to drink unpasteurized hot apple cider while pregnant?

Is it safe to drink unpasteurized hot apple cider while pregnant?

Nothing is 100%safe: But probably it would add a layer of safety if it was pasteurized. Bacteria can lurk on the surface of the apple and then get carried into the apple juice when the cider is made. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take cornwell apple cidar vinegar for weighloss? As I dont have organic at the moment.

Is it okay to take cornwell apple cidar vinegar for weighloss? As I dont have organic at the moment.

OK but raw better: It is OK but you will probably get more benefits from a raw organic form; apples have a lot of pesticides and Cornwell is pasteurized so does not have probiotic benefits; raw organic ACV is widely available and inexpensive so why not get it?
See http://www.vegkitchen.com/tips/apple-cider-vinegar-diet/
You will lose more weight if combining it with a low-carb (low starch) diet. ...Read more

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Is it safe to drink apple cider vinegar to lose weight while breastfeeding?

Is it safe to drink apple cider vinegar to lose weight while breastfeeding?

Shouldn't B pbm: This shouldn't be a problem for baby. Your body will sort out what you ingest & this will not end up in the breast milk. ...Read more

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Is apple cider vinegar good to drink when you're on a diet?

Is apple cider vinegar good to drink when you're on a diet?

Cider vinegar: I have never found drinking vinegar good to drink. But that is because I prefer a good wine. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take an apple cider vinger bath while pregnant?

Is it safe to take an apple cider vinger bath while pregnant?

Skin and Pregnancy: Yes. But why would you. I know of no medical or health benefits to this practice. ...Read more

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