Symptoms, conditions and causes

How do allergies start?

It has to do with losing the acidity of the stomach which normally the pH of your stomach should be between 1 and 3.

Purpose of the Stomach Acid

• Help digest protein

• Sterilizes microbes (like viruses, bacteria, yeast, fungus, candida, etc.

• Absorbs minerals

Hypochlorhydria Symptoms

• Gas

• Indigestion

• Burping

• Bloating

• Allergies

• B12 Deficiency

• Candida

• SIBO or Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth

• Acid Reflux

Causes of Low Stomach Acid

• Hypothyroidism

• Low Salt Diet

• Antibiotic

• Antiacid

• Gastric bypass

• H. Pylori – Microbial Infection

• Low Vitamin B3

The Heidelberg Test is a test you can do to determine the pH of your stomach.

Remedies for Low Stomach Acid

1. Betaine Hydrochloride

2. Apple Cider Vinegar





Last updated: Aug 22, 2023 15:01 PM