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Salivary amylase is an enzyme in the human body that digests carbohydrates from food. When food mixed with
saliva enters the stomach, the action of salivary amylase slows dramatically. Which causes salivary amylase
enzyme to stop digesting food?
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Salivary amylase is an enzyme in the human body that digests carbohydrates from food. When food mixed with saliva enters the stomach, the action of salivary amylase slows dramatically. Which causes salivary amylase enzyme to stop digesting food?