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Does indigestions worsen with age?

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Dr. Thomas Rohde
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In brief: It can

As you've noticed nothing works as well as when you were 25.
Pancreatic enzyme production can decrease with aging and lead to heartburn from stomach acid over-prodcution so using digestive enzymes helps. Exposure to antibiotics destroys normal gut bacteria so adding a potent daily probiotic helps as well. Specific testing with diagnostechs stool profile can determine other issues.

In brief: It can

As you've noticed nothing works as well as when you were 25.
Pancreatic enzyme production can decrease with aging and lead to heartburn from stomach acid over-prodcution so using digestive enzymes helps. Exposure to antibiotics destroys normal gut bacteria so adding a potent daily probiotic helps as well. Specific testing with diagnostechs stool profile can determine other issues.
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