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NOW Foods

Optimal Digestive System

Optimal Digestive System

Item: NWF500

  • Vegetarian/vegan formula from Now Foods

  • Clinically tested enzymes

  • Maximum food utilization

90 Veg Caps

Retail $19.99
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  • Vegetarian/vegan formula from Now Foods

  • Clinically tested enzymes

  • Maximum food utilization

Digestive enzymes are essential to the body's absorption and full use of food. The capacity of the body to make enzymes diminishes with age, and therefore the efficiency of digestion declines. Now Optimal Digestive System features a blend of non-GMO fungal-derived enzymes that may aid in digestion. The vegetarian enzymes in Now Optimal Digestive System have been proven in a controlled laboratory study by the Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research (TNO Nutrition and Foods Research) for active enzyme activity throughout the entire pH range of the digestive system.

Terms and Ingredient Definitions

Supplement Facts

Serving Size 2 Veg Capsules

Servings Per Container 45

  Amount Per Serving % Daily Value
BioCore Optimum™ 200 mg *
Amylase (from Aspergillus oryzae) 7,000 DU *
Protease (from Aspergillus oryzae) 42,000 HUT *
Protease (from Aspergillus oryzae) 6,000 PC *
Protease (from Aspergillus oryzae) 4 AP *
Protease (from Aspergillus niger) 100 SAPU *
Glucoamylase (from Aspergillus niger) 10 AGU *
Invertase (from Saccharomyces cerevisiae) 800 SU *
Diastase (from Aspergillus oryzae) 3,000 DP° *
Lipase (from Candida rugosa, Aspergillus niger and Rhizopus oryzae) 1,000 FIP *
Alpha-galactosidase (from A. niger) (300 GalU) 30 mg *

* Daily Value not established.

Other ingredients: Rice Bran, Cellulose (capsule), Rice Maltodextrin and Silica.

Suggested Usage: Take 2 capsules with or before each meal.

Caution: For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children.

Do Not Eat Freshness Packet. Keep in Bottle.

  • Not manufactured with wheat, soy, milk, egg, fish, shellfish or tree nut ingredients.
  • Produced in a GMP facility that processes other ingredients containing these allergens.
  • Vegetarian/Vegan
  • Recyclable Bottle.

BioCore Optimum™ is a trademark of National Enzyme Company.

Shipping Weight

.10 lbs

NOW Foods Optimal Digestive System Reviews

Summary of Customer Ratings & Reviews

Customer Ratings & Reviews

Rated 4.9 out of 5 by 7 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by better than Beano This costs a lot less than Beano but does the same thing and is seemingly even a bit more effective. Love the small capsule size, especially after having tried some other honking big tab version. March 31, 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 by Optimal Digestive System Very good product to help my digestion. March 5, 2013
Rated 4 out of 5 by nice small capsule I prefer Doctor's Best Digestive Enzymes for meals but enjoy taking one of these whenever I eat a snack. They're small and convenient to carry in my purse. February 17, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by NOW is the best Easy to use and works great. Small and easy to swallow take with your food not 30 minutes before. Great product. June 13, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by If you're looking, you're needing Check out the ingredients - Review their benefits further - you may find this is the supplement you need. It sure has helped me...!!!! April 6, 2012
Rated 5 out of 5 by aaaaaawwwwwwwwwe....!!!!!!! LOVE IT.....!!!! This hands down gave me the most noticable difference of any other item I have ever tried. I'm absolutely impressed. And so excited to NOW be more regular than I've ever been before. What a fabulous addition this has been to my supplement routine. I don't go without it (no pun intended). LOL. Read up on this type of product - It just might be what you're missing too. SOOOO GLAD I MET Optimal Digestive System. Which, by the way - I've since tried several other products containing some of the same ingredients, etc. -- I haven't yet determined which one works best for me -- I'm just happy things are working for me NOW. It's such an amazing feeling. To feel normal / regular....!!! :) April 1, 2012
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