NOW® Plant Enzymes is a comprehensive blend of enzymes that helps to support proper digestion and is specially formulated for a vegetarian diet. This product's combination of enzymes assists in the breakdown of fats, fiber, proteins, and carbohydrates, thus optimizing the availability of nutrients in the food you eat. NOW® Plant Enzymes also includes lactase to support the digestion of dairy products for those who are sensitive to lactose.
Adult Dosage: Take 1 capsule 1-2 times daily with meals. For prolonged use, consult a health care practitioner.
Each capsule contains:
Digestive Multi-Enzyme Blend 71 mg
Protease (Aspergillus flavus var. oryzae) (Whole Fungus) 15.63 mg (12,500 FCC HUT)
Acid-Stable Protease (Aspergillus niger) (Whole Fungus) 27.78 mg (2,500 FCC HUT)
Alpha-Amylase (Aspergillus flavus var. oryzae)(Whole Fungus) 16.67 mg (2,500 FCC DU)
Lipase (Rhizopus oryzae) (Whole Fungus) 5 mg (750 FCC FIP)
Cellulase (Trichoderma reesei) (Whole Fungus) 3.33 mg (500 FCC CU)
Lactase (Aspergillus flavus var. oryzae) (Whole Fungus) 2 mg (200 FCC ALU)
Papain (from Carica papaya) (Fruit) 0.13 mg (6,000 FCC PU)
Bromelain (from Ananas comosus) (Fruit) 0.14 mg (5,000 FCC PU)
Non-Medicinal Ingredients: Cellulose, Veg Capsule (hypromellose, water), Calcium Laurate, Silica.
Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or if you have gastrointestinal lesions/ulcers, are taking an anticoagulant/blood thinner, anti-inflammatory agents or are having surgery. Consult a health care practitioner prior to use if symptoms persist or worsen, or if you have diabetes or galactosemia, or if you have an allergy to latex or fruits (such as avocado, banana, chestnut, passion fruit, fig, melon, mango, kiwi, pineapple, peach, and tomato). Hypersensitivity/allergy have been known to occur; in which case, discontinue use.