Why did drinking apple cider vinegar hurt my stomach and a banana de the pain stop?

Look into it. Apple cider can be very acidic and irritating to a sensitive stomach. Generally it should be tolerated but if you have an ulcer or other inflammatory process of the upper GI tract, the cider could be causing the lesion to be symptomatic. Discuss this with your internist.

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Is it okay for an 83 years old man to drink apple cider vinegar to lower his blood pressure? Wont it hurt his stomach when he drinks it?

Yuk. Apple cider vinegar? Yuk. Why would you take that? It has not been shown to have beneficial health effects, and may cause gastric problems. To lower blood pressure, instead use things that are supported by a tremendous amount of scientific evidence that they work and are safe! Diet, exercise, and medications approved by the FDA. . Read more...

If I drink apple cider vinegar my menstruation will stop?

Sure, but... That's because menstruation eventually stops, no matter what a woman drinks. Water is fine, and it has no calories. 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. Vinegar is good for pickling foods, and making foods taste more special, but vinegar is not necessary for normal health. Read more...

Hi will drinking apple cider vinegar affect my baby when she breast feeds?

No problem. Your bodily homeostasis activity, which normalizes internal fluids, should handle this easily and your breast milk will not be affected. Read more...

I'm a 38 yr. Old woman and I'm on the 6th day of my first episode of shingles. Do you think drinking apple cider vinegar might help kill the virus?

No. I am sorry to hear about your case of shingles. It can be quite painful. Apple cider vinegar will do nothing to kill the virus or shorten the duration of your symptoms. There are antiviral medicines that can help and also good pain medicines to make you feel better. Read more...
No. The virus is not in your GI tract, it is affecting nerves. So, apple cider vinegar should not help to kill the virus. Read more...

At what age is suitable for drinking apple cider vinegar dissolved in water?

Information. Late teens in to adulthood. Remember vinegar is acetic acid. Acids whojld not be given to children even if dilute unless directed by your pediatrician. Read more...