Bicarbonate Coffee Lemon Prilosec Tea Anemia Aspartame Aspirin Asthma Candy Chocolate Death Eggs Garlic GERD Gluten Lifting McDonald's MSG Paleo Sleeping Soda Starbucks Synthroid Tylenol VomitingMSG carries significant health risks. I remove acid-reflux causing foods from my diet. One substance that may cause problems is MSG—monosodium glutamate. Does MSG cause heartburn? Chinese restaurant food often contains MSG.
Tip:MSG causes stomach problems and weight gain in rats. The animals developed ulcers and gained body fat.
Tip 2:Chinese Restaurant Syndrome is a medical term that refers to stomach problems in those who eat Chinese food at restaurants.
Tip 3:Chinese Restaurant Syndrome symptoms include diarrhea, heartburn, ulcers and stomach pain.
And:The rats developed ulcers in their gastrointestinal tracts. The rats also became fatter, with "an increased body weight."
An excessive consumption of MSG can cause a "Chinese Restaurant Syndrome" and gastritis, gastric and duodenal ulcers.Effect of long-term monosodium glutamate administration
Chinese Restaurant Syndrome:Gastrointestinal complaints caused by MSG at Chinese restaurants.
Detail:It includes diarrhea, heartburn, abdominal pain and ulcers—in the categories of gastritis and gastric ulcers.
Thus:MSG will cause heartburn in direct and indirect ways. It increases body mass. This indirectly promotes reflux.
Painful sensation:Heartburn is not a pleasant feeling. And the memory of these Chinese restaurant meals is rarely pleasant.
But:The other day I had lunch at a Thai restaurant. The food was actually not superb, but also not bad.
Also:Other parts of the meal—such as food quantity, spices, or gluten content—may be more important when considering heartburn.