Craving/Eating lots of fresh black pepper

Patient

Q: Why do I crave black pepper all the time?

Symptoms:  No Symptoms
Doctor

A:   Thank you for your question. There is not medical condition associated with this particular type of craving. It is possible that you simply enjoy the taste of black pepper. In moderation, there should be no problem with this. However, if you ingest large amounts of this, you can experience gastrointestinal irritation. Please be guided accordingly.

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