Twinlab, Betaine HCL Caps, 100 Capsules
By Twinlab42 Reviews
Expiration Date: Apr 2018
Shipping Weight: 1.18 lbs (0.54 kg)
- Product Code: TWL-01506
- UPC Code: 027434015066
- Package Quantity: 100 Capsules
- Dimensions: 2.7 x 2.7 x 5.1 in, 0.7 lbs (0.32 kg)
- Volume Discount
Combo Discount: -$2.86
- Digestive Aid
- With Pepsin
- Dietary Supplement
Twinlab Betaine HCI Caps provide powdered betaine HCI with pepsin in gelatin capsules for quick acting and enhanced effectiveness.
Take one capsule after meals or as directed by a health care professional.
Gelatin, cellulose, medium chain triglycerides, vegetable based stearic acid, silica.
Well tolerated by most highly allergic individuals. No tablet binders, coating or colorings. No added flavorings, sugars, salt, artificial sweeteners, colorings, preservatives or salicylates.
Do not use if pregnant or nursing. Consult your physician before use if you have any medical condition or are taking any medication. Do not take on an empty stomach.
Keep tightly closed in a cool, dry place.
Keep out of reach of children.
|Serving Size: 1 Capsule|
|Amount Per Capsule||% Daily Value|
|Betaine (as betaine hydrochloride)||648 mg|| |
|Pepsin 1:10,000 NF||130 mg||†|
|† Daily Value not established.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
I had all the symptoms of hypochlorhydria (weak stomach acid): reflux, adult acne, eczema on my scalp and face, athlete's foot. You need strong acid to utilize the nutrition in food. It appears that my depression was related to being malnourished, because I no longer fall into deep depression (suicidal thoughts). You need strong stomach acid to absorb B12, and B12 deficiency has been linked to depression. I always had a slight, but constant, thick congestion -- that is gone. I also used to suffer from very dry skin, but that has gotten better. Twinlab has worked best for me. Now Foods brand was useless for me. Read a book called: "Why Stomach Acid is Good for You: Natural Relief from Heartburn, Indigestion, Reflux and GERD" written by an M.D. and Ph.D. With regard to reflux, they say "strong stomach acid = strong valve." They recommend working up to 6 - 7 capsules/meal. Once I started taking HCl, I was cured of the reflux instantaneously. I do wish they made Betaine HCl in a more concentrated form. I go through a bottle/week. I also lost weight -- I used to be quite chubby. Again, strong acid means you are sqeezing all of the nutrients out of your food, so you don't get hungry as often.
I have to say this is a good product for the money.. As someone with low stomach acid due to adrenal fatigue and hypothyroid, this product is helping me break down the foods that were not being broke down.