Now Foods Pancreatin 4X, 500mg 250 Capsules #2946
Now Foods Pancreatin is a preparation of porcine pancreatic enzymes. Pancreatin naturally contains protease protein digesting, amylase carbohydrate digesting, and lipase fat digesting enzymes.
What does pancreatin enzyme do?
Pancreatic enzymes help break down fats, proteins and carbohydrates. A normally functioning pancreas secretes about 8 cups of pancreatic juice into the duodenum, daily. This fluid contains pancreatic enzymes to help with digestion and bicarbonate to neutralize stomach acid as it enters the small intestine.
- Assists Protein, Fat and Carbohydrate Digestion*.
- A Dietary Supplement.
Pancreatin is used to treat digestion problems that result when the pancreas has been removed or is not working well.
Servings Per Container: 250
Serving Size: 1 capsule.
Amount Per Serving % Daily Value.
4X Pancreatin 500MG.
Equivalent to 2000 mg Pancreatin typically supplying.
Amylase 50,000 USP units.
Protease Trypsin and Chymotrypsin 50,000 USP units.
Lipase 9,000 USP units.
Percent Daily Values are based on 2,000 calorie diet. Daily Value not established.
Details Serving Size: 1 capsule.
As a dietary supplement, take 1 capsule 1-3 times daily with or between meals.
Free of: sugar, yeast, salt, starch, wheat, corn, soy, milk.
magnesium stearate, silica.
Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition.
Keep out of reach of children.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.