Bio-Gest (Thorne)


Bio-Gest (Thorne)


BioGest helps digest fats, proteins, and carbs by supplementing HCl, pepsin, pancreatin, and ox bile, which can be depleted by many things, including age, antacid overuse, and gallbladder removal.

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+ Ingredients

Two Capsules Contain:

  • Betaine Hydrochloride* 480 mg
  • L-Glutamic Acid Hydrochloride480 mg
  • Pancreatin (Porcine) 140 mg
  • Ox Bile concentrate 80 mg
  • Pepsin (Porcine) 70 mg

Other Ingredients: Hypromellose (derived from cellulose) capsule, Leucine, Silicon Dioxide.

*Betaine Hydrochloride derived from a non-plant source. This product is not diluted with lactose. Individuals with porcine allergies should not take this product. Do not take this product out of the capsule. This product is contraindicated in patients with peptic ulcers.

**The Pancreatin in one capsule contains no less than:

  • Amylase 15,750 USP Units
  • Protease 14,000 USP Units
  • Lipase 2,450 USP Units

+ Warnings

Product Warnings: Products containing Betaine HCl & Pepsin should not be used concurrent with H2-blocking drugs and proton pump inhibitors because these drugs are intended to block the production of stomach HCl. This product should be used with caution in an individual with a history of a peptic or duodenal ulcer. It is not recommended to remove the powder from the capsule to take orally, as it can be irritating to the oral mucosa.

Precautions: If you are pregnant, nursing, or trying to conceive, taking any medications, or have a medical condition, please consult your healthcare provider before taking any supplements.

This product is contraindicated in an individual with a history of hypersensitivity to any of its ingredients.

Keep out of the reach of children.

Do not use if tamper evident or if safety seal is broken or missing.

This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. For nutritional use only.

Disclaimer: These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.