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What is the best way to settle an upset stomach without taking chemicals or over the counter drugs?


To be more specific, are there any home remedies or foods that will settle your stomach without compromising your health?

 

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    Marie Alana (MarieAlana1) 3 years ago

    I agree. Ginger root is also a great natural cure. Olive oil helps constipation as well.


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    Barbararuth53 2 years ago

    Ginger has been proven to be very effective. Ginger-ale is easy to use. But, then again, that is a "chemical". What isn't?

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    Mickji 3 years ago

    Your stomach is really special ! Pork and eggs are something "heavy" as much as toast. Maybe your stomach ache is a result of stress, so eating porks and eggs "relax you" since you like but not because you are really sick ^-^.

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    John Reeder (jacksson47) 3 years ago

    Actually, drinks that contain the unnatural sugary substance known as fructose (a derivative of corn syrup) should be avoided at all times. I worked in a fructose factory one time and I would not want to tell you what goes into the chemical brew.

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    Tonette Fornillos (Tonipet) 5 years ago

    Perhaps salt really makes a good remedy to a stomach upset. Thank you for agreeing Express10.

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    eelo 4 years ago

    Yep. Baking soda. Everything's a "chemical", but this is one of the most natural & harmless ones there is. It should help balance the pH in your gut.

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    nasake 5 years ago

    Heartburn can often be settled with a glass of milk. Grapes can make it worse for some.

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    Tammie Hardrick (tammiejo67) 3 years ago

    I use defizzed ginger ale. Diet or regular but I usually prefer no artificial sweeteners and go regular.

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    Joan Whetzel (joanwz) 5 years ago

    I've heard a variation of the ginger root remedy. Eat a piece of cndied ginger, a sweetened dried version of ginger root, cut into small pieces. It's usually found in the spice aisle at the grocery store.


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    Debra Allen (Lady Guinevere) 3 years ago

    yeah ginger ale and saltine crackers. I forgot about them. How could I I have ulcerative colitis and when my stomach gets upset I will drink and eat these for three days in a row.

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    Catherine Kane 5 years ago

    I'd think altoids would be a bit strong if your stomach was upset.

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    Debra Allen (Lady Guinevere) 2 years ago

    That is good if you do not have any gastrointestinal illnesses. For acid reflux you can drink as much water as you can handle and still have hearburn.

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