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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gastric_acid

Gastric acid, gastric juice or stomach acid, is a digestive fluid formed in the stomach and is composed of hydrochloric acid (HCl) potassium chloride (KCl) and ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrochloric_acid

Hydrochloric acid is a corrosive, strong mineral acid with many industrial uses. A colorless ... Other authors claim that pure hydrochloric acid was first discovered by the German Benedictine monk Basil Valentine in the 15th century, when he ...

peoplesrx.com/hydrochloric-acid-the-bodys-primary-digestant

Apr 3, 2013 ... The body's primary digestant and disinfectant is Hydrochloric Acid (HCl). ... If you make plenty of HCl, then the body can adequately digest protein. If not ... Just to double check I found this article from the University of Chicago ...

healthyeating.sfgate.com/hcl-acid-stomach-5355.html

Once you start eating, your body produces a strong gastric acid called hydrochloric acid, or HCL, to begin the process of stomach digestion. During this process ...

www.livestrong.com/article/419261-role-of-hydrochloric-acid-in-the-stomach

Sep 17, 2011 ... Hydrochloric acid is naturally found in the gastric juices of the stomach. ... The presence of HCl in the body of the stomach causes the activation ...

www.basentabs.com/en/acids-in-the-human-body

Stomach. The stomach produces hydrochloric acid for digestion but also produces bicarbonate which is essential for digestion in the intestine. When your body ...

www.med-health.net/function-of-hydrochloric-acid-in-stomach.html

The function of hydrochloric acid in the stomach includes digestion of nutrients such as ... In the stomach, your body's digestion process begins when gastric secretions are released. ... Papain is an enzyme found in papayas; it aids in digestion.

www.quora.com/How-does-the-human-body-make-and-concentrate-hydrochloric-acid-for-digestion

Gastric acid secretion happens in several steps. We know that Chloride and Hydrogen ions are secreted separately from the cytoplasm of parietal cells and mixed in ...

www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/body/factfiles/stomach/stomach.shtml

More information and help with installing the Flash Player can be found on the ... The potent hydrochloric acid kills bacteria, protecting your body from harmful ...

www.answers.com/Q/Where_in_the_body_is_hydrochloric_acid_found

Hydrochloric acid is found in a humans stomach. Usually it is called Gastric Acid.