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Baking Soda Home Remedy For Stomach Ache
Jun 23, 2016
Baking Soda Home Remedy For Stomach Ache

Eating too much of spicy or oily foods overload your stomach and leads to acid reflux, indigestion and heartburn which are the common reasons for stomach pain in your upper abdomen and discomfort.

These are caused mainly due to the excess production of stomach acids. If you want to know the best home remedy or medicine for your stomach ache, we would suggest you baking soda which is also called sodium bicarbonate. It is the best natural treatment for your stomach pain and it has been since centuries for reliving the stomach ache.

Even today many of the medicines sold in the market for curing your stomach ache are having sodium bicarbonate in them. This baking soda is alkaline in nature and helps to neutralize the excess stomach acid production by creating a chemical reaction and thus alleviate your stomach pain as well as discomfort.

The alkaline nature of baking soda is because of the high pH value i.e., 8.4 so, it is considered as natural antacid.

See, how baking soda will help you a relief from stomach pain. Not only as a medicinal form, can you use baking soda as a natural home remedy for your stomach problem.

Would you like to know the procedure to use this remedy and get relief within few minutes? Then, read it and know how to do.

Instructions before Using Baking Soda for Stomach Pain

Before you go for the preparation of this home remedy, you need to read these instructions carefully.

When you are using the home remedies for stomach ache with baking soda, make sure that you do not exceed more than 5 teaspoons of baking soda per day.

This remedy is not recommended for children.

You should also be cautious while using this baking soda because it is a sodium bicarbonate or a sodium compound or salt and it is better talk to a doctor before using this remedy.

If you are a person suffering with high blood pressure, and if you are advised by doctor to restrict the use of salt in your diet, then better avoiding using baking soda for your stomach ache instead use some other home remedy for it.

Home Remedy for Stomach Ache

If your stomach ache is mild, you need use backing soda in low concentration and if the stomach pain is sever use high concentration of baking soda. See, the procedure to prepare a remedy for stomach pain.

At first take 1 to 2 teaspoons of baking soda based on the severity of the stomach ache and add it with 1 glass of cold water.

Mix the solution and have it and you can get instant relief from your stomach pain.

You can also use warm water instead of cold water to get the relief for stomach ache, indigestion and sour stomach.

One more home remedy for your stomach ache is, making an antacid of your own using this baking soda. Do it in the following way,

At first you need to prepare lemon water by squeezing 1 or half part of the lemon juice in half glass of cold water.

Later add 2 tbsp’s of baking soda or sodium bicarbonate along with a pinch of salt in the lemon water.

Mix it well and drink the solution.

After taking this solution, you will experience burp which can release out the gases from your stomach and eases your stomach now. This can even cure your headache.

Even after the usage of this remedy, if the stomach pain persists and if it overwhelming or consistent along with other associated symptoms, better consult a doctor and take an x-ray which is electromagnetic radiation for determining the actual cause of the stomach pain. Taking x-ray is required, if your physician suspects ulcers or blockages as the reason for the stomach ache. 

This is how baking soda can give you an instant relief from stomach pain and its associated problems such as gas, indigestion etc. As many people use this baking soda frequently at their home, you can use this home remedy following the instructions give above if your stomachs ache in mild.

Hope this valuable information will help you get rid of the problems and its symptoms. 


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