Can Aloe Vera cure, help, treat or prevent Acid Reflux Disease?
The following information is for humans with Acid Reflux Disease
Introduction to Acid Reflux Disease
Also known as Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) or gastric reflux disease.
It usually occurs when the bodies own natural functions do not keep the stomach closed and acid from the stomach seeps into the esophagus.
Heartburn is a common sympton of Acid Reflux.
For more information on Acid Reflux Disease see the Wikipedia page on Acid Reflux Disease
Using Aloe Vera for Acid Reflux Disease
Start with a low dose of Aloe Vera, around a tablespoon three times a day before meals. Build up the dose gradually until you start to feel an effect and then slowly reduce to a maintenance dose.
How long will it take for Aloe Vera to work with Acid Reflux Disease?
How long it takes to experience a benefit varies from person to person. Some note an improvement within a few hours, others several weeks. In general expect one month for every year you have had Acid Reflux although some users have reported benefits within a few weeks.