Your body's reactive response when dealin
g with mucous membrane
tissue is to produce more mucous
; that is why people who have allergies have runny nose
s, same with the GI tract.
turn what could have happened is that you stomach is irritated, or your esophagus, and is overproducin
g mucous to coat the lining in
side you and protect you, while you are sayin
g it is in
convenient, your body probably protected you from havin
g an ulcer.