I am wondering if anyone else has issues with oats, and only oats. I very rarely have heartburn of any sort but when I have oats, it is like hell on earth. The heartburn lasts for days and is unbearable (it took me a while to figure out that it was oats).
It happens from anything containing any type of oat product: oats, oat fiber, oat flour, anything...
I can consume any other type of grain with no sign or symptom of a problem. I don't get indigestion, rashes, headaches, or anything; just unrelenting heartburn.
Antacids do absolutely nothing. The only cure is benedryl.
My doctor just told me never to eat oats but that is too simplistic a response; I'd like to know what is wrong with me... or why my body is rejecting the oats (or perhaps some protein, etc. in oats).
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