Digestive Enzymes



Without digestive enzymes our bodies cannot breakdown the food that we eat everyday.

Digestive enzymes are not just for breakdown of food they also remove toxins from our bodies.

Types of digestive enzymes

Amylase-breakdown carbohydrates from food we eat.

Lipase-breakdown fats we eat.

Protease-breakdown protein from our food.

When our body not producing enough enzymes

Problems occur when our bodies not produced enough amount of digestive enzymes .the food pass

through the intestines undigested causing damaged to lining of small and large intestines.

Digestive discomfort




Ulcerative colitis


Who should take digestive enzymes

Either way you look at it, an increasing number of people take digestive enzymes today, and certain health conditions like the ones below are good reasons to supplement.

Digestive Diseases

If you have any type of digestive disease such as acid reflux, gas, bloating, leaky gut, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, diverticulitis, malabsorption, diarrhea or constipation, then digestive enzymes can help. Digestive enzymes can take stress off of the stomach, pancreas, liver, gallbladder and small intestine by helping break down difficult-to-digest proteins, starches and fats.

Low stomach acid levels

Liver Disease

Benefits of digestive enzymes

  • Help heal leaky gut by taking stress off the GI tract.

  • Assists the body in breaking down difficult-to-digest protein and sugars like gluten, casein and lactose.

  • Greatly improve symptoms of acid reflux and IBS.

  • Enhance nutrition absorption and prevent nutritional deficiency.

  • Counteract enzyme inhibitors naturally in foods like peanuts, wheat germ, egg whites, nuts, seeds, beans and potatoes.

Natural foods for support

Pineapples- Are enriched in enzymes that support digestion.

Papaya- Are enriched in lipase a fat digesting enzyme.

Buying supplement

When buying digestive enzyme supplement look fo the below contents.

1-full spectrum –which contain all three enzymes in it i.e amylase,lipase,protease.

2-look for higer brand in market.

3-look for allergic ingredients if you are with any.


Written By : Israr Choudhary

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