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Do antacids slow digestion along with the other side effects?

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In brief: Yes

Acid activates pancreatic enzymes which digest your food, and help dissolve the food.
Partially digested food then can cause gas or diarrhea.

In brief: Yes

Acid activates pancreatic enzymes which digest your food, and help dissolve the food.
Partially digested food then can cause gas or diarrhea.
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