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I've been taking meds for 10 yrs. For acid reflux. Will using a colon cleanse help with weight loss in the belly area?
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Dr. Luis Matos
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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Acid reflux medications do not cause weight loss nor weight gain.
I assume you are alluding to possibly to pH balance. A colon cleanse (not with enema) may help you reset your balance towards a low basic ph. This will help place you in a fat burning mode. "belly fat" especially visceral fat is difficult to burn.

In brief: Not sure associated?
Acid reflux medications do not cause weight loss nor weight gain.
I assume you are alluding to possibly to pH balance. A colon cleanse (not with enema) may help you reset your balance towards a low basic ph. This will help place you in a fat burning mode. "belly fat" especially visceral fat is difficult to burn.
Dr. Luis Matos
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
In brief: No
Nope, .

In brief: No
Nope, .
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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