What Is It?
Betaine HCl and pepsin are naturally occurring gastric-juice components that render nutrients available for absorption and biological acitivity. Specifically, betaine HCl is an acidic form of betaine, which promotes optimal gastric lumen acidity and pepsin is a protein-digesting enzyme that catalyzes the splitting of peptide bonds.*
This formula can be beneficial for anyone seeking enhanced digestive function.*
Certified Gluten-Free by the Gluten-Free Certification Organization, www.gluten.org*
- Supports a healthy digestive tract*
- Promotes absorption of protein, calcium, vitamin B12 and iron*
- Made with hypoallergenic ingredients
Are There Any Potential Side Effects Or Precautions?
If pregnant or lactating, consult your physician before taking this product. Large amounts of betaine HCl may cause stomach irritation. Individuals with a history of peptic ulcers, gastritis, or gastrointestinal symptoms should consult their physician before taking betaine HCl.
Are There Any Potential Drug Interactions?
People taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), cortisone-like drugs, or other medications that might cause a peptic ulcer should not take betaine HCl. Consult with your physician for more information.