Frequently Asked Questions
Several of our digestion supplements are vegan friendly, including our Wellbio and Wellzyme ranges and for children we have Wellkid Peppa Pig Pro Tummy.
However both Ultra Turmeric and Liverel Original are both vegetarian friendly.
Both our Wellzyme Range and Wellbio Range are free from gluten.
The digestive system is the group of organs that are responsible for breaking down food in order to absorb its nutrients. The digestive system includes: salivary glands, mouth, esophagus, stomach, liver, gallbladder, pancreas, small intestine, colon, and rectum.
Without digestive enzymes our body can’t break foods down so that nutrients can be fully absorbed. Our Wellzyme range provides a broad spectrum of digestive enzymes.
Lab4® is the most comprehensively studied group of gut bacteria in the UK:
-Lactobacillus acidophilus (2 selected strains)
-Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. Lactis
Both our Wellbio products contain Lab4®.
Calcium contributes to the normal function of digestive enzymes and can be found in Wellkid Peppa Pig Pro Tummy and the Wellbio Range.
Live cultures are exactly what the name suggests - live cultures of micro-organisms. Examples of live cultures include Lactobacillus acidophilus or Bifidobacterium bifidum. Wellbio Live Cultures Extra Strength is an expertly formulated microbiotic formula that provides 7 strains of broad spectrum high quality live cultures, including Lab4® which is the most comprehensively studied gut bacteria in the UK.
Plants naturally produce inulin, a type of dietary fibre, and use it as an energy source. Inulin can also be found naturally in foods such as artichokes, asparagus, bananas, garlic, leeks, wheat and onions. Both our Wellbio products include 100mg of Inulin on average per capsule.
Yes, our Wellkid Peppa Pig Pro Tummy is a great-tasting microbiotic supplement for kids aged 3 to 7 years. It includes Five billion cultures from six different strains of bacteria and calcium which contributes to the normal function of digestive enzymes.
Metabolism is the chemical process by which the body breaks down the carbohydrates, fats and proteins in the food that we eat so that the energy released can be distributed to the body's cells.
Yes, Zinc contributes to a normal macronutrient metabolism. Liverel Original includes 15 mg of Zinc on average per every 2 tablets.
Yes, Turmeric is used to help support healthy digestion. Our Ultra Turmeric product also contains vitamin D which contributes to normal immune system function.
According to the NHS, foods that can help with digestion include wholemeal bread, brown rice, fruit, vegetables, beans and oats. They also state it is important to drink plenty of fluids, especially water.
Liverel is an advanced formula with Artichoke extract and choline which contribute to the maintenance of normal liver function.
Wellbio Live Cultures is an expertly formulated microbiotic formula providing 7 strains of broad spectrum high quality live cultures, including Lab4® the most comprehensively studied gut bacteria. Wellbio Live Cultures adds to the digestive system flora naturally found in the body.
Wellzyme is your source of a broad spectrum of digestive enzymes, including protease, amylase and lipase Wellzyme also includes lactase enzyme which improves lactose digestion. For individuals who have difficulty digesting lactose, take with each lactose containing meal. Tolerance to lactose is variable. Seek advice as to the role of this substance in your diet.