Low stomach acid is a common cause of digestive discomfort; fortunately if this is an issue for you there is a safe, natural solution. When taken with meals, Viridian Betaine HCL 650mg with Gentian Root 90 Capsules may help to relieve symptoms of low stomach acid. Each capsule works by slightly increasing the natural acid environment in your stomach and aiding normal Digestion.
Traditionally, plant extracts have also been used to improve digestion and relieve symptoms, with one of the best know being Gentian root (Gentiana lutea). Indeed scientific studies support the idea that the extract of Gentian increases gastric acid secretion due to effects in the stomach, and this is why 50mg is included in Viridian Betaine HCL.
- 90 Capsules.
- May improve digestive discomfort.
- Betaine HCl 650mg with Gentian root combines optimal potency.
What is the digestive process?
The digestive process begins in the mouth, when the taste buds stimulates the digestive system prior to eating, ensuring optimum digestion. This is important for breaking down food into Other Nutrients, which the Body uses for growth, Energy and celluar repair. When things go awry in the digestive system it can affect the whole body in a manner of different ways (see summary for further information).
What are the symptoms of low stomach acid?
Common symptoms include; feeling unusually full after small or moderate-sized meals, belching, flatulence, Constipation, Heartburn & Indigestion, and a sensation that food sits for a long time in the stomach. Low stomach acid becomes increasingly more common with age.
What causes a digestive disorder?
Digestive disorders can be due to number of factors including Stress, infection, poor diet (nutrient deficiency), smoking, lack of fibre, alcohol intake, gut flora dysbiosis, eating disorders, and drug interaction - amongst many other factors. It has also been noted that stress can impact on gut flora and result in reduced levels of beneficial micro-flora.
How can I improve my digestive system?
Supporting the gut is at the core of dealing with stress and digestive disorders. As well as addressing any lifestyle issues such as work-life balance, the over-use of stimulants, recreational drugs, alcohol or caffeine, look also at a reliance of sugar-packed foods which many people rely on for that short-term â€˜liftâ€™. All of these factors will gradually exhaust the adrenals while at the same time, place excessive burdens on the digestive system.
Directions of Use
As a food supplement, take one to three Viridian Betaine HCL 650mg with Gentian Root Capsules daily 30 minutes before food, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.
- Keep out of the reach of young children.
- Do not exceed the recommended daily dose.
- Food supplements should not be used as a substitute for a varied and balanced diet and healthy lifestyle.
Betaine (HCl) hydrochloride 650mg, Gentian root powder (Gentiana lutea) 50mg, Vegetarian capsule 120mg.