Lypazyme is a combination of 3 different lipase enzymes to better help complete breakdown of the triglyceride fats found in foods and many supplements. Using only one type of lipase may result in formation of mono- and di-triglycerides rather than complete breakdown into nutritional short-chain fatty acids.
- Helps digestion of high-fat meals or fish oil supplements
- Breaks down food triglycerides into short-chain fatty acids
- Composed of 3 different lipase enzymes
- Small (#3) sized capsule
High-fat diets such as the ketogenic diet can result in slower stomach emptying which produces bloating and discomfort. The acid-stable lipase enzymes in Lypazyme work in the stomach to begin the digestion of triglyceride fats much sooner.
Contraindications for Enzyme Supplementation
This product may not be appropriate for those with known allergies to Aspergillus enzyme proteins, though non-specific mold allergies do not necessarily preclude use of fungal enzymes. Consult your medical doctor for further advice, and err on the side of caution. Those with known anaphylactic allergic reactions to fungal proteins should NOT ingest fungal-derived enzymes.
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
Servings per Container: 120
|Amount Per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Enzyme Blend||1000 Total FIP 40 mg||*|
|Lipase 1||250 FIP||*|
|Lipase 2||600 FIP||*|
|Lipase 3||150 FIP||*|
|*Daily Value Not Established|
|No added sugar, starch, dairy, soy, wheat, yeast, gluten, nuts, artificial flavors, or animal derivative. Capsule made of vegetable cellulose.|
No upper limit has been established for oral enzyme supplementation. Animal studies indicate that extremely large doses of enzymes may be ingested without toxicity or ill effect. No upper limit has been established for lipase enzyme dosing. Recommended dosing is one (1) capsule per meal but two (2) or three (3) capsules may be taken if a meal is higher in fat.