The use of acid blocking medications and proton pump inhibitors is widespread in our society. Unfortunately most people do not realize they are shutting off digestion when they take these medications, compromising the entire digestive process and our ability to absorb vital nutrients. They also do not realize the symptoms of reflux or heartburn are exactly the same symptoms people get when they have too little stomach acid.
The use of digestive enzymes is a much safer practice than using these over the counter and prescription medications, and they come without the risk of fractures. Click on article link below warning of increased fracture risk from these medications.