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After eating a large amount of protein, and being concerned about heartburn, a student takes several antacid tablets before eating so as to neutralize their stomach acid.
Which of the following may result from this action?
Increased chemical digestion of the protein by the stomach.
Decreased absorption of the protein by the small intestines.
An increase in the peristaltic actions of the student's digestive tract.
Increased urine production by the man's kidneys.