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BioCare Permatrol (permeability complex)

BioCare Permatrol (permeability complex)£23.95

Permatrol® provides supportive nutrients and probiotic bacteria to maintain the intestinal mucus membranes


A.Vogel Centaurium.

A.Vogel Centaurium.£9.75   £9.02

Vogel Centaurum is used to improve digestion by increasing digestive enzymes and gut motility to help food breakdown. Also reduces gastric reflux


BioCare Biocidin

BioCare Biocidin£11.65

BioCare Biocidin health supplement is used to help maintain the correct balance of intestinal microflora.


BioCare Butyric Acid Complex 90

BioCare Butyric Acid Complex 90£34.95

A short chain fatty acid essential in maintaining the integrity of the gastrointestinal wall.


BioCare EnteroGuard - 150

BioCare EnteroGuard - 150£42.65

Provides intestinal nutrients to nourish the epithelial tissue lining the intestinal tract & help support intestinal membrane integrity. 

Gastro Intestinal Supplements

One third of the UK population regularly suffers from digestive illnesses, such as irritable bowel syndrome, constipation, diarrhoea, stomach-aches and nausea and almost 15% of deaths in the UK are linked to the digestive tract . . .

One third of the UK population regularly suffers from digestive illnesses, such as irritable bowel syndrome, constipation, diarrhoea, stomach-aches and nausea and almost 15% of deaths in the UK are linked to the digestive tract

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A.Vogel Centaurium.

A.Vogel Centaurium.£9.75   £9.02

Vogel Centaurum is used to improve digestion by increasing digestive enzymes and gut motility to help food breakdown. Also reduces gastric reflux

 
BioCare Biocidin

BioCare Biocidin£11.65

BioCare Biocidin health supplement is used to help maintain the correct balance of intestinal microflora.

 
BioCare Butyric Acid Complex 90

BioCare Butyric Acid Complex 90£34.95

A short chain fatty acid essential in maintaining the integrity of the gastrointestinal wall.

 
BioCare EnteroGuard - 150

BioCare EnteroGuard - 150£42.65

Provides intestinal nutrients to nourish the epithelial tissue lining the intestinal tract & help support intestinal membrane integrity. 

 
BioCare Enteroplex 60

BioCare Enteroplex 60£15.50

Helps maintain the health of the digestive system. Cabbage & licorice are traditional foods used to support digestive health.

 
BioCare Eradicidin Forte - 90

BioCare Eradicidin Forte - 90£28.40

BioCare Eradicidin Forte is an exciting, new time-release tablet containing an exceptional mix of potent plant oils to help maintain the balance of the digestive system

 
BioCare F.O.S. (Fructo-oligo-saccharides) 250g

BioCare F.O.S. (Fructo-oligo-saccharides) 250g£8.50

Fructooligosaccharides (FOS) support the growth of beneficial bacteria.

 
BioCare HCl & Pepsin 90

BioCare HCl & Pepsin 90£14.95

BioCare HCL and Pepsin. A health supplement to help digestion & absorption of proteins & minerals. Encourages stomach acid for digestion if needed.

 
BioCare Lipozyme 90

BioCare Lipozyme 90£21.50

BioCare Lipozyme helps breakdown fats to a more assimilable form. May be helpful when the diet is high in fats.

 
BioCare MicroFloraGuard - 30

BioCare MicroFloraGuard - 30£37.95

BioCare Micro FloraGuard helps promote the health of the gastrointestinal system.

 
BioCare Mycopryl 250 60

BioCare Mycopryl 250 60£18.95

To help maintain the growth of beneficial bacteria in the gut. Includes Caprylic Acid.

 
BioCare Mycopryl 400 100

BioCare Mycopryl 400 100£26.95

A fat soluble short chain fatty acid that helps maintain the growth of beneficial bacteria in the gut.

 
BioCare Mycopryl 680 90

BioCare Mycopryl 680 90£30.95

A short chain fatty acid found in human breast milk & coconuts that has been found to help maintain the growth of beneficial bacteria in the gut.

 
BioCare Permatrol (permeability complex)

BioCare Permatrol (permeability complex)£23.95

Permatrol® provides supportive nutrients and probiotic bacteria to maintain the intestinal mucus membranes

 
BioCare Slippery Elm Plus 90

BioCare Slippery Elm Plus 90£13.55

A soothing combination of slippery elm powder & marshmallow root, used to support gastrointestinal health.

 
BioCare TravelGuard

BioCare TravelGuard£19.95

BioCare TravelGuard DuoCaps provide probiotics & plant oils ideal for travelling when exposed to bacteria in foods & water.

 

 
Higher Nature Candiclear

Higher Nature CandiclearFrom:  £6.65

Buy Higher Nature Candiclear online. This health supplement contains a powerful blend of ingredients to help maintain healthy gut flora.

 
Higher Nature Supergest

Higher Nature SupergestFrom:  £6.35

Higher Nature Supergest provides a full spectrum of plant enzymes to help optimum digestion. Suitable at times of stress, convalescence, poor appetite & for older people.

 
Higher Nature Time Release Ginger

Higher Nature Time Release Ginger£11.40

Higher Nature Time Release Ginger - active components, gingerols. Releases slowly in the digestive tract for longer effect. 

 
Lamberts Aloe Vera 10,000mg

Lamberts Aloe Vera 10,000mg£8.95

Lamberts Aloe Vera 10,000mg, Uses: 10,000mg Aloe Vera Extract equivalent to 50mg of a 200:1 extract)

 
Lamberts Ginger 12,000mg - 60

Lamberts Ginger 12,000mg - 60£9.95

Lamberts high strength ginger concentrated standardised extract, for digestive and nausea, joint care.

 
Lamberts Ibisene 8000mg - 180

Lamberts Ibisene 8000mg - 180£13.95

Lamberts Ibisene (Artichoke), Uses: helpful in alleviating the symptoms of irritable bowel, flatulence,abdominal pain, bloating and dyspepsia.

 
New Nordic Frutin Chews - 60 chews

New Nordic Frutin Chews - 60 chewsFrom:  £4.96

New Nordic Frutin chews are an health supplement for stomach acid problems after meals, during stress, before bedtime & during late pregnancy.

 
Nutramedix Condura

Nutramedix Condura£30.65

NutraMedix Condura Comfort - 30 ml - Aids digestion, may relieve stomach aches and headaches

 
Nutri Advanced Berberine & Grapefruit Seed Formula caps

Nutri Advanced Berberine & Grapefruit Seed Formula capsFrom:  £21.98

This is a potent herbal formula which has been specially designed to support a healthy intestinal environment.

 
Nutri Advanced CandiBactin - 60 tabs

Nutri Advanced CandiBactin - 60 tabs£33.50

Nutri Advanced CandiBactin™ - Red Thyme Oil with Herbal Extracts from aromatic mint family to support intestinal microbial balance

 
Nutri Advanced Glutagenics - 260gm

Nutri Advanced Glutagenics - 260gm£43.94

Nutri Advance Glutagenics features glutamine, deglycyrrhizinized liquorice (DGL), and aloe vera - to support the integrity and optimal function of the gastrointestinal lining.

 
Nutri Advanced Marshmallow & Gamma Oryzanol (90)

Nutri Advanced Marshmallow & Gamma Oryzanol (90)£27.50

Nutri Marshmallow & Gamma Oryzanol - Digestive Support Formula with Marshmallow, Slippery Elm & Gamma Oryzanol

 
Nutri Advanced MetaGest

Nutri Advanced MetaGestFrom:  £18.74

NutriAdvanced Metagest is a gastrointestinal health supplement with betaine HCl combined with th eproteolytic enzyme pepsin, to support digestion.

 
Nutri Advanced Nutrimonium

Nutri Advanced NutrimoniumFrom:  £24.95

Nutri Advanced Nutrimonium - Gastro-intestinal health supplement provides nutritional support for normal gastrointestinal and general metabolic function.

 
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Almost 2 million people in the UK were diagnosed with a digestive disorder last year and one third of the UK population regularly suffers from digestive illnesses, such as irritable bowel syndrome, constipation, diarrhoea, stomach-aches and nausea.

Over 3.7 million operations were carried out on parts of the digestive system in the UK in 2005/06 
Almost 15% of deaths in the UK are linked to the digestive tract 
GPs prescribed drugs costing more than £562 million for the gastrointestinal system last year in England 
42% of people suffering from digestive problems turn to sources other than their GP for help 
Cancers of the digestive tract account for 23% of cancer deaths (7)

Nutrients vital to body function are absorbed in the gut and toxic by-products are eliminated via the gut. The gut is therefore vital to every aspect of health, unfortunately, gut dysfunction is linked to a huge range of conditions

Most commonly:
  • irritable bowel syndrome
  • Crohn's disease
  • ulcerative colitis
  • bowel cancer
  • peptic or duodenal ulcer
  • coeliac disease
  • diverticulitis
  • constipation
  • gallstones
  • diarrhoea
  • indigestion
Common causes of gut dysfunction include:
  • food allergies/intolerances (such as lactose intolerance)
  • stress
  • insufficient production of digestive enzymes
  • insufficient hydrochloric acid production (for protein digestion)
  • lack of beneficial bacteria (probiotics)
  • use of antibiotics
  • parasites and bacterial infection
  • high sugar/low fibre diets
  • eating "on the run"
If the following symptoms are persistent and without obvious reason, it is wise to see your doctor:
  • Abdominal pain before or after meals
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Pain or difficulty in swallowing
  • Loss of appetite
  • Continuing unexplained weight loss
  • Diarrhoea, constipation or any alteration in bowel habit
  • Change in stools (bowel motions) especially if they become black, dark red, pale or contain mucus (slime)
  • Bleeding when you pass a stool
  • Pain when you pass a stool
  • Feeling that your bowels are not emptying completely
  • Generally feeling tired, lethargic or unwell in association with any abdominal symptoms

Lifestyle Tips:
  • Eat slowly and chew well.
  • Eat a high fibre, balanced diet, choosing whole grains*, fresh vegetables (raw and cooked), fresh fruit, lean meats, eggs.
  • Avoid common allergens, such as wheat and milk, to see if this improves your digestive health.
  • Drink plenty of clean water, between meals.
  • Try stress management techniques, such as yoga.
  • Allow enough hours for sleep.

Millet, quinoa, buckwheat and amaranth are gluten-free, do not feed candida, and act as prebiotics, have a calming effect, and are full of vitamins and minerals.