A popular cucumber and tomato salad, regardless of whether any other ingredients are added to it, can cause unpleasant reactions in the gastrointestinal tract.
Separately cucumbers, tomatoes separately. That's how experts advise eating these incongruous vegetables, writes Vote.
Due to its different composition and different speed of digestion, when ingested, products begin to release acid, which can cause unpleasant consequences in the gastrointestinal tract.
In some cases, a combination of cucumbers and tomatoes can cause indigestion.
With a lack of pancreatic enzymes in the body, which occurs during organ diseases, problems may also arise with the absorption of foods, which will lead to increased gas production.
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Doctors say that mixing cucumbers with tomatoes does not harm a healthy body. However, it is recommended to eat them separately from each other.