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Supplements for stomach ulcers

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What is a peptic ulcer?

Peptic ulcers result from a breakdown of the lining of the stomach (gastric ulcer) and duodenum (duodenal ulcer). A number of possible factors may be implicated, including increased secretion of stomach acid or infection with bacteria. Duodenal ulcers are more common than gastric ulcers. Ulcers of either type may cause n...

What is a peptic ulcer?

Peptic ulcers result from a breakdown of the lining of the stomach (gastric ulcer) and duodenum (duodenal ulcer). A number of possible factors may be implicated, including increased secretion of stomach acid or infection with bacteria. Duodenal ulcers are more common than gastric ulcers. Ulcers of either type may cause nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, weight loss, and a gnawing, burning pain in the upper abdomen.

Supplements

  • Vitamins A and E can help to inhibit the development of peptic ulcers caused by stress, and are important factors in protecting the lining of the stomach. Vitamin A therapy was shown to be useful in the treatment of chronic gastric ulcers. Vitamin C also as anti-inflammatory effect and boost the immune system. These two effects are helpful in reducing inflammation of the stomach or duodenum.
  • Zinc is useful too: it increases mucin production (a mucus layer that helps protect the digestive tract) and has been shown to have a protective and curative effect against peptic ulcers.

Dosage

  • Vitamin C: 500 mg / 2-3 times per day
  • Vitamin E (mixed tocopherols): 100 IU per day
  • Zinc: 20 to 30 mg per day
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  • Vitamin C 500mg
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    Description: Vitamin C is an essential nutrient well known for its vital role in immune system function. It is a highly effective antioxidant that can protect the body's structures from oxidative damage generated during normal metabolism. Vitamin C is also necessary for the production of collagen and is therefore important for skin, bone, and joint...

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