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Stomach acid oviasly cantains acid so when acid and alkali are mixed neutralasation happens.

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What is the pH in your stomach during taking an antacid tablet?

the pH in your stomach goes from about 1-3 to around 5-7 this is called neutralization which means the acid and alkali react to tun the acid into a neutral substance.

How does an indigestion tablet works?

It goes into the stomach and turns the hydrochloric acid it to alkali

What 2 chemicals react together in antacid tablets?

Calcium Hydroxide (Alkali in the stomach) and Gastric Acid (in the stomach)

Is stomach acid acid or alkali?

stomach acid is and acid

What happen when you take a antacid tablet?

it contains a base (alkali) and so helps to neutralise excess stomach acid.

How do the indigestion tablets can be used to settle your stomach?

In your stomach there is gastric acid. Sometimes your stomach produces too much of this acid and causes pains. This is called indigestion.You can stop indigestion by taking an antacid tablet. An antacid tablet is a tablet containing alkali. Most antacid tablets are weak based and have enough alkali in them to cancel out MOST of the acid. It doses this by reacting with the acid and producing salt and water. This is it written in basic formantacid tablet is an agent that counteracts or neutralizes acidity (especially in the stomach).Read more: What_is_an_antacid_tablet_and_how_does_it_work

What causes stomach acid?

diagram of acid and alkali in stomach

What 2 chemicals react when you take antacid tablets?

Stomach acid (hydrochloric acid) and a base/alkali (Calcium Carbonate in the case of Tums, but other bases are used) react to neutralize the acid.

Is milk an acid or an alkali?

Milk is an alkali. If you have stomach acid drink milk.

Elements that can react with acid and alkali?

Elements that can react with acid and alkali are called amphoteric eg. Zn, Al, etc.

What is the reaction called when you react an acid and alkali together?

When an acid and a base or an alkali react they form corresponding salt and water.

What substances are formed when acid and alkali react?

when acid reacts with a alkali we get a salt and water

Would the stomach contain an acid or an alkali?

The stomach contain hydrochloric acid.

How does an indigestion tablet dissolve in hydrochloric acid?

it is an alkali so it dissolves in the water like anything else dissolves. it neutralizes the acid in your stomach so g cyxfcgv

Is indigestion powder a alkali or an acid?

Its an alkali or a base that is required to neutralise the acid in the stomach. The acid on the stomach is the primary cause of the burning sensation. Nick A.Toon

Does alkali react with acid?

Yes I believe it does.

What happens when acid and alkali react?

They react to form salt and water .

Is indigestion remedies acid or alkali?

Digestion occurs with the aid of stomach acid. The remedy is thus alkali.

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