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I ate piece of chewingum

I have eaten small piece of  chewing gum what should I do? Is there any problem  what should I eat now ?
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Dr. Anil Kumar Jain
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Hello there.  I can understand your concern.  There is a myth that chewing gum if once swallowed stayes in your stomach for about 7 years. But as i said its a myth. You dont have to do anything. Just have a high fiber diet and drink plenty of fluids. It will be fine. Nothing will happen. Best regards. Dr. Anil kumar jain. Bangalore.
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Dr. D.Vidyasagar
Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist 10 yrs exp Hyderabad
Nothing would happen. Relax.
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