Gastric acid is produced by the parietal cells of the stomach. The acidity is quite strong in a normal stomach. In fact, the stomach can be between 100,000 and almost 1,000,000 times more acidic than water.
In what conditions might betaine hydrochloride be supportive?
- indigestion and heartburn
- rheumatoid arthritis
- thyroid conditions
- tic douloureaux