digestive enzyme


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digestive enzyme

[də′jes·tiv ′en‚zīm]
(biochemistry)
Any enzyme that causes or aids in digestion.
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Good levels of digestive enzymes in your diet also help to improve and normalize your intestinal ecology, making it much less hospitable to worms and other parasites and much harder for them to breed.
If digestive enzyme supplements aren't the panacea we were hoping for, what's a person with digestive issues to do?
Development of digestive enzyme activity in larvae of spotted sand bass Paralabrax maculatofasciatus.
Since then, human studies have confirmed the beneficial effects from various types of digestive enzyme supplements.
Digestive enzymes can be used to help the body process fiber (cellulase), protein (protease), carbohydrates (amalase), and fats (lipase).
* Digestive enzyme supplements should be taken, if at all, on a short-term basis.
Digestive Enzyme Replacement Therapy: Pancreatic Enzymes and Lactase
Digestive enzyme response to supplemental ingredients in practical diets for juvenile freshwater crayfish, Cherax quadricarinatus.
Specific objectives include: (1) validate the use of api ZYM kit to measure and compare digestive enzyme profiles in freshwater mussels, and (2) determine if there are species-specific digestive enzymes.
Innerzyme Digestive Enzyme Complex (Full Range Digestive Enzyme Supplement)