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What if you have gastric acid, what cause it?

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Dr. Slade Suchecki
Family Medicine

In brief: It's natural

Gastric acid is naturally produced by the cells in your stomach.
It aids in digesting and also helps to protect as a barrier. Certain stressors and illness can increase production and cause irritation called gastritis leading to inflammation and even ulcers. Consider otc prilosec, if not better, see your physician.

In brief: It's natural

Gastric acid is naturally produced by the cells in your stomach.
It aids in digesting and also helps to protect as a barrier. Certain stressors and illness can increase production and cause irritation called gastritis leading to inflammation and even ulcers. Consider otc prilosec, if not better, see your physician.
Dr. Slade Suchecki
Dr. Slade Suchecki
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