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Thorne Research, Bio-Gest, 180 Vegetarian Capsules
Thorne Research, Bio-Gest, 180 Vegetarian Capsules

Thorne Research, Bio-Gest, 180 Vegetarian Capsules

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  • Dietary Supplement - Bio-Gest
  • Hypoallergenic

For persons who require a further wide-spectrum digestive aid, Thorne Research presents Bio-Gest. Bio-Gest includes HCl, pepsin, pancreatin, and ox bile, which are significant for those who are in need of support for the digestion of protein and carbohydrate, and fat emulsification and assimilation.

The secretion of Hydrochloric acid in the stomach does various positive things. Bio-Gest helps protein digestion by energizing pepsinogen to pepsin, it provides the stomach sterile against ingested pathogens, it restrains unpleasant overgrowth in the small intestine, and it promotes the bile flow and pancreatic enzymes. Hydrochloric acid also makes the assimilation of numerous nutrients easy, involving folate, ascorbic acid, vitamin B12, beta-carotene, iron, and some forms of calcium, magnesium, and zinc. Number of research have demonstrated the secretion of hydrochloric acid in the stomach decreases while we age. Excess use of antacids can also cause to reduced levels of hydrochloric acid in the stomach, which can result in poor digestion of protein. Thorne provides hydrochloric acid and pure pepsin from a source of porcine. Different to several supplement companies, the pepsin used in Thorne's Bio-Gest product is pure, not diluted, and free from lactose.

Pancreatin is a compound of various digestive enzymes generated by the pancreas cells. Pancreatin is formed of amylase, lipase, and protease. Pancreatin generation and secretion by the pancreas is necessary to digestion and assimilation of numerous nutrients, particularly fats.

Conditions like illness, removal of gall bladder, excess use of antacids, and normal aging can play a hand in insufficient stomach acid secretion, pancreatic enzymes, and bile, and can unfavourably affect the activity of digestive enzyme and may cause heartburn, gas, bloating, and other gastrointestinal discomfort symptoms.

Maldigestion can cause to troubles in the digestive system and poor nutrients assimilation, resulting in deficiencies of vitamins (specifically fat-soluble vitamins like vitamins A, D, E, and K). Food allergies may develop when insufficiently digested proteins are assimilated through the gut. As sizeable proteins are assimilated intact, the body might realize them as outlandish and develops antibodies to them, emerging in a response allergic to the food. A person who has persistent indigestion should ensure they have enough support of enzymes.

Suggested Uses of Bio-Gest

As a dietary supplement, It is advised to take 1-2 Bio-Gest capsules with each meal or as instructed by your health-care practitioner.

Other Ingredients in Bio-Gest

Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule, leucine, silicon dioxide.

Betaine hydrochloride obtained from the non-plant source. This Bio-Gest product has not been diluted with lactose.

Bio-Gest Warnings

Tamper Evident: Use only if bottle is sealed.

If pregnant, please consult your health-care practitioner before using this product.

Keep tightly sealed in a cool, dry place.

Persons with porcine allergies are not advised to take this Bio-Gest product.

Supplement Facts of Bio-Gest
Serving Size: Two Capsules
Servings Per Container: 90
  Two Capsules Contain: % DV
Betaine Hydrochloride 480 mg *
L-Glutamic Acid Hydrochloride 480 mg *
Pancreatin (Porcine) 140 mg *
Ox Bile concentrate 80 mg *
Pepsin (Porcine) 70 mg *
*Daily Value (DV) not established.

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Product SKU 6558
UPC Code 693749405023
Brand Thorne Research


*Megavitamins is not liable for any information provided on this site with regard to recommendations regarding supplements for any health purposes. The claims made about the product on or through this site have not been evaluated or approved by TGA. The supplements are intended to support general well being, not to treat, cure or prevent any disease. Seek medical advice should you have any health related questions and this if for personal use only*


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