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Old 01-28-2014, 16:56   #1
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I was having some issues with gas at night. At first I thought I was getting sensitive to Metformin with my evening meal. But then I was reading that people with any kind of pancreatic issues may also have issues with not enough digestive enzymes.

So now I take one digestive enzyme pill with supper and no more gas! It's a pill that covers all the enzymes.

Just FYI for others who may be experiencing this.

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Because I go through times when my digestion is off (IBS?), I have started taking a digestive enzyme myself with meals. If I take my enzyme, it definitely helps cut down on the gas and bloating, and the nauseous feelings I sometimes get. I read a few articles that stated as we age, we should take enzymes because we tend to not have as many? Perhaps that's what I remember, but in any case, as we age our systems just don't work like they used to. I use a Super Enzyme made by NOW brand (I ordered online). It is not a chewable, but I just take it right before or right after a meal (If I forget to take it before). I've also bought some Oil of Oregano which helps a world of ailments. But, I will warn you, it tastes terrible! But, it does work, so I keep the tincture on hand.

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