This must be why I have no digestive problems, diet coke:) The success rate is pretty good at 90% for taking care of stomach blockages. Now you can drink it or it can be introduced via endoscopy procedures, both work. If Coke doesn’t completely do the job it will shrink the blockage. If having a Coke doesn’t work there’s always room for the heavy duty stuff. Things do go better with Coke. BD
Doctors are using Coca-Cola to treat patients who have gastric phytobezoar – more commonly referred to as a stomach blockage, The Daily Telegraph reported.
The treatment is now being favored over surgery, as it has a success rate of more than 90 percent, according to researchers from Athens University, which detailed their findings in the journal Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.