Actually, heartburn and ulcer may arise not from the acidity of the stomach, as commonly believed, but on the contrary, decreased. Low acidity is very serious danger to human health, even if the reason was an ordinary gastritis.
The normal acidity of the stomach provides a protective function, preventing ingress into the intestine various pathogenic microflora. Therefore, low acidity provokes various intestinal infections, and contributes to the development of the most powerful inflammatory processes.

The main feature of gastritis with low acidity are diarrhea: food in the stomach poorly digested and rapidly enters the intestine, which is connected with absence in the gastric juice of the necessary quantity of hydrochloric acid. Soon after eating one feels discomfort, pain in podlojecna area, you may experience pain, heartburn, bloating, rumbling, nausea, vomiting, etc.
Medications to treat high acidity of the stomach, there is quite a lot. But the medical treatment of low acidity - not easy, because truly effective means very little. So in this type of problem it is useful to seek help from traditional medicine.
• In the evening to put in a thermos 2 St. L. a crushed leaves of plantain and pour 2 cups of boiling water. In the morning, strain and take 100 ml 4 times a day for 30 minutes before eating.
• Mix: 100 g chamomile, 50 g of wormwood bitter, 100 g of St. John's wort, 2 spoonfuls of the mixture to put in a thermos, pour in the evening 2 cups boiling water. In the morning, strain and take 100 ml 4 times a day for 30 minutes before eating.
• Add 1 teaspoon of honey in 0.25 cups of warm water (1/4 Cup of water on 1H. L. honey). Take for 20-30 minutes before meals three times a day.
• 20 g of roots devjasila pour 1 Cup of hot boiling water, boil for 30 minutes Broth take 1 tablespoon three times a day before meals.
• 1 tsp. crushed rhizomes Aira pour 1 Cup of boiling water, insist 20 minutes and strain. Drink 0.5 cups of 4 times a day for 30 minutes before eating.
However, it is impossible to normalize the acidity of the stomach, if not to monitor their diet. To eat in this issue it is recommended that 5 times a day in small intervals between meals. Portions should be small. Avoid very hot or cold dishes. Do not eat products that remain in the stomach for a long time and irritate him, and it is difficult perevarivaetsya and containing rude vegetable fiber, in particular, turnips, peas, beans. Fruits and vegetables before eating from the bowl clean.

Prepared by Alexei BALABA.