how much time food stays in our stomach

Asked by kaushal_012 | 11th Aug, 2014, 04:40: PM

Expert Answer:

Usually the time varies in individuals and between males and females.

On an average, it remains in the stomach for around 2 to 2.5 hours and then moves gradually to the small intestine.

The stomach will empty completely in 4-5 hours.

Answered by Hemangi Binny | 12th Aug, 2014, 10:02: AM