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Home tests for low stomach acid

Try these home tests to help identify low levels of stomach acid

Low stomach acid should be diagnosed by your doctor; however, our expert Ali Cullen discusses simple home tests which could give you some idea as to what might be going on.

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How can I find out if I have low levels of stomach acid?

There are some simple tests you can carry out at home which can help determine if you aren’t ...
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What are the symptoms of low stomach acid?

Often a cause for confusion - having too little stomach acid can actually produce symptoms similar ...
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Why is my stomach acid so important?

  Your stomach acid is necessary for digestion.   The parietal cells of the stomach ...
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As the A.Vogel Digestion advisor, I recommend Digestisan with extracts of Artichoke and Peppermint, to help support your digestion.

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Did you know?

Low stomach acid and high stomach acid share many of the same symptoms, including acid reflux, heartburn and nausea. If you are in any doubt it might be worth trying a home remedy to ascertain if the origin of your symptoms is low stomach acid or high stomach acid.

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