Betaine Hydrochloride 648 Mg (Douglas Labs)


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Betaine Hydrochloride

  • Hydrochloric Acid Dietary Supplement

Betaine Hydrochloride, provided by Douglas Laboratories®, is a powdered dietary supplement of hydrochloric acid supplied in two-piece gelatin capsules.

FUNCTIONS
The breakdown of dietary protein begins in the stomach where gastric hydrochloric acid assumes an important role in protein digestion and other processes.

Hydrochloric acid acts as a catalyst in the activation of pepsin from pepsinogen. Active pepsin is a proteolytic enzyme which splits large protein molecules into smaller polypeptides. Additionally, hydrochloric acid acts directly on dietary proteins by loosening up their macromolecular structure (denaturing).

Gastric hydrochloric acid also helps reduce poorly available trivalent ferric iron into more soluble and absorbable divalent ferrous iron.

Another physiological role of gastric hydrochloric acid is to protect the body from food-borne enteric infections through its antibacterial properties.

INDICATIONS
Betaine Hydrochloride capsules may be a useful nutritional adjunct for individuals who wish to supplement their diets with hydrochloric acid.

SUPPLEMENT FACTS

Betaine Hydrochloride 648 Mg (Douglas Labs)

SUGGESTED USE
One capsule just before or during each meal, or as directed by physician.

SIDE EFFECTS
No adverse side effects have been reported.

STORAGE
Store in a cool, dry place, away from direct light. Keep out of reach of children.

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SKU / UPC Barcode: 745287200261

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

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