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Leaky Gut Protect

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Leaky Gut Protect features four specialized ingredients for enhanced gastrointestinal support. This unique formula contains a concentrated extract of licorice that has been processed to remove glycyrrhizin – thus reducing risk of side effects associated with licorice. Glutamine serves as the predominant fuel and nitrogen source for the mucosal lining of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. Arabinogalactan from the North American larch tree is a naturally occurring polysaccharide that provides excellent support for GI health. Research suggests that arabinogalactan plays a role in the promotion of gut microflora and may increase beneficial short-chain fatty acid production. The Aloe vera leaf extract in Leaky Gut Protect has been processed to remove the bitter principals and prevent a laxative effect*

  • Gastrointestinal Support*
  • Enhanced Production of Short Chain Fatty Acids*
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Product Description

L-Glutamine, the most abundant free form amino acid in the body, is very important for maintaining gastrointestinal
and stimulated immune cell functioning. It is an important transporter of nitrogen (and carbon) in the body and
therefore, is vital in wound healing. Although glutamine can be synthesized by the intestinal mucosa, during
periods of physiological stress when needs can not likely be met by the body alone, gut epithelial atrophy,
ulceration and even necrosis are possible.[1] L-glutamine is metabolized to ammonia and glutamate.*

Arabinogalactan, a polysaccharide derived from the Larch tree, contributes fermentable fiber to this formula in
addition to having immuno-stimulatory properties. It minimizes ammonia synthesis and absorption, enhances
production of short chain fatty acids and increases the gut microflora population.*[2]

Licorice Root Extract 10:1(deglycyrrhized) is a concentrated extract that has been processed to remove
glycyrrhizin, thus eliminating any risk of licorice-associated side effects. It is anti-inflammatory, antispasmotic
and has laxative and soothing effects. Aspirin-induced mucosal damage has been shown to be reduced by
administration of deglycyrrhized licorice.*[3]

Aloe Leaf Extract (standardized to 50% polysaccharides), used for thousands of years, is perhaps most
well-known for healing of damaged epithelial tissue, including the bowel lining. Despite the lack of scientific
published studies there is anecdotal evidence to suggest that aloe vera helps inflammatory conditions of
the gastrointestinal tract. In some individuals it may increase G.I. transit time, improve protein digestion and
absorption, increase stool bulk and normalize stool bacteria where high levels of yeasts previously existed.[4]
The aloe extract used in Leaky Gut Protect does not have a laxative effect because the bitter principles have
been removed.*

Additional Information

Weight .50 lbs
Dimensions 3.99 x 3.99 x 3.63 in

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Mix one scoop in 2-4 oz water once daily, or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.

Consult your healthcare practitioner prior to use. Individuals taking medication should discuss potential interactions with their healthcare practitioner. Do not use if tamper seal is damaged.

Wheat, gluten, yeast, soy, animal or dairy products, fish, shellfish, peanuts, tree nuts, egg, ingredients derived from genetically modified organisms (GMOs), artificial colors, or artificial sweeteners

1. L-Glutamine. www.naturaldatabase.com {accessed 4.3.07}
2. Arabinogalactan. www.naturaldatabase.com {accessed 4.3.07}
3. Rees WD, et al. Effect of deglycyrrhizinated liquorice on gastric mucosal damage by aspirin. Scand J Gastroenterol. 1979;14(5):605-7.
[PMID: 493863]
4. Davis K, et. al. Randomised double-blind placebo-controlled trial of aloe vera for irritable bowel syndrome. Int J Clin Pract. 2006
Sep;60(9):1080-6 [PMID: 16749917]