Why are indigestion tablets taken to relieve indigestion?

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Most of these products help to alleviate excess "acid stomach" by neutralizing stomach acids. The leading products, by and large, contain calcium carbonate, which is an alkaline compound that provides relief by neutralizing stomach acids.
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What is indigestion?

"Indigestion," also known as "dyspepsia" is a term to describe a disorder of digestive function; people can have symptoms such as heartburn, nausea, abdominal pain, bloating,

Why indigestion tablets are taken to relieve indigestion?

Because it would be kind of dumb to take them for athlete's foot. If you're asking how they work: indigestion tablets are generally composed of some basic compound, which hel

Will vinegar and honey relieve indigestion?

I doubt it. Vinegar is acidic and the cause of indigestion is usually acid escaping the stomach and being forced up the oesophagus.

Does peppermint oil relieve indigestion?

As a medicine, peppermint is most well known for its effects on the stomach and intestines. Perhaps you've tried the various "tummy teas" available for stomach upset. Peppermi

How do antacids used to relieve indigestion?

Gastric juice, the digestive juice used by our stomachs to digest food, is quite acidic -acidic enough in fact, to digest zinc metal! Our stomachs have a special lining that n

What is indigestible?

indigestible is something your body can not digest. Also it can notbe absorbed by the body.
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How does an antacid relieve the pain of indigestion?

The commonest cause of indigestion - is an excess of stomach acid.The excess causes physical discomfort in the digestive system.Antacids are alkali in composition. The alkalin