View Full Version : What is true about swallowing gum

10-18-2005, 07:02 PM
No. Gum isn't really run through the entire digestion process, it's flushed out. It doesn't stay in your stomach longer than anything else should. (about a day)

10-18-2005, 07:09 PM
I'm constantly amazed at how many people seem to believe that gum really stays in your stomach for years.

10-18-2005, 07:11 PM
lol I believed that until earlier this year...

10-19-2005, 03:34 AM
I also thought gums stayed inside your body for years if you swallow it.. hehe... but I was still 10 at that time.

10-19-2005, 05:17 PM
I think if anything Bubbalicious should stay for a while..its a pretty big piece...